Full-time project manager in Eastern Europe to manage virtual team

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Project Description

Are you highly detail oriented? Do you prefer to manage/support virtual teams remotely? Do you have experience in the technology field? Are your written and oral English communication skills strong? If so, we may have the opportunity for you!!

US-based Goldfishbrain LLC is hiring a full-time, dedicated project manager in Eastern Europe to ensure our projects are completed successfully. In other words, Goldfishbrain is committed to ensuring our clients' expectations are met or exceeded. We are looking for the Project Manager to help us monitor projects ad hoc as well as optimize our business processes with technology.

COMPENSATION: biweekly salary + performance comp


• Prepare or evaluate the scope of work for new opportunities that Goldfishbrain is considering; business development managers (BDMs) often prepare their own draft scope of work; distribute the draft scope of work to the authorized representatives from the creative (aka design) and development teams for review, modifications and approval; facilitate change requests

• Provide sufficient information for the authorized representatives of the creative and development teams to propose a fixed-fee amount (or range) so the BDM can convey this information to the client, often in the proposal

• Develop a project plan for review and approval by all authorized representatives of a particular project

• Identify and communicate project resource requirements; anticipate resource gaps and proactively report potential gaps to the CEO

• Conduct project planning, kick off the engagement, and facilitate project status meetings

• Track and resolve project issues; communicating issues to CEO

• Accept responsibility for the on-time, on-budget completion and quality of project deliverables and regularly reporting status

• Obtain sign-off from the project team and leadership on project deliverables, each project phase and completed scope of work


• Software Knowledge: Microsoft Office to include Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Project; internet use and email; programming experience is a strong preference

• Interpersonal Communication: excellent verbal and written English communication skills required; professional writing and very minimal spelling or grammar mistakes; possess the ability to orally express thoughts and ideas effectively; actively listen to others

• Adaptability: adjusts quickly to different work situations; remains composed in stressful situations

• Time Management: effectively manages project team’s time to ensure on-time completion


• Successful candidates will have strong written and oral communication and interpersonal skills, be well organized, detail oriented and dedicated to providing high quality service; communication skills include listening, coaching, facilitating, tact/diplomacy, employee relations, development, motivation and team building

• Demonstrated multi-tasking ability, analytical skills, problem solving skills and a consistent record of on-time delivery is mandatory

• Fast, accurate typing skills, preferably 80+ words per minute

• 5+ years of project management experience

• Social media experience as a user, notably LinkedIn and Facebook

• Experience with website and/or mobile app design and development is a plus

• Experience in proposal development is a plus

• Demonstrated project management expertise including advanced knowledge of project management methodologies and tools

• Ability to make decisions and solve problems

• BA/BS in Scientific or Technical discipline; MS in Project Management a plus

• Excellent project planning, budgeting, scheduling, time and resource management skills

• Effective time management, documentation and organizational skills


• Assertive, self-motivated; friendly and likeable

• Problem solver with positive attitude

• Detail-oriented; multi-tasker, deadline-driven

• Leader & team player

• Maintain confidentiality

• Ability to work independently

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