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Associate Project Manager
Posted on 12/7/2022
Chicago, IL, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • , Cresco's national dispensary brand is a wellness-focused retailer designed to build trust, education and convenience for both existing and new cannabis consumers. Recognizing that the cannabis industry is poised to become one of the leading job creators in the country, Cresco has launched the industry's first national comprehensive Social Equity and Educational Development (SEED) initiative designed to ensure that all members of society have the skills, knowledge and opportunity to work in and own businesses in the cannabis industry
  • Bachelor's degree required
  • 1+ years of project management experience in an advertising agency
  • Strong attention to detail, organization and time management skills
  • MS Office experience and knowledge/ previous experience using Project Management software tools and techniques
  • The ability to multitask well in a fast-paced environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrated track record of successfully planning and managing small and medium scale project implementations from start to finish
  • Experience and a comfort level with direct client interactions and relationship building
  • Must be 21 years of age or older to apply
  • Must comply with all legal or company regulations for working in the industry
  • Create project timelines depending on project size to clearly identify all steps leading up to major project milestones and final deadline(s)
  • Create, update, and manage storage of all required project documents and files
  • Identify and align all required resources and /or spearhead requests for additional resource needs
  • Create and distribute Kick Off information documents
  • Support creation of briefs and subsequent briefings
  • Schedule internal meetings and take meeting notes
  • Create and update Work Forecast documents
  • Track project steps towards completion and hours spent by the creative team
  • Monitor team progress and needs closely to keep the project on track and on schedule. Adjust project timelines / track deliverables / filter and translate feedback
  • Route creative deliverables for review and approval
  • Manage print production timelines
  • Escalate issues / concerns relating to the project to the leadership
  • Support PM team's greater goals with administrative tasks
  • Ensure changing resource and project requirements are communicated to all members of the creative team
  • Adhere to agency process and identify ways to improve processes
Cresco Labs

1,001-5,000 employees

Cannabis and medical marijuana
Company Overview
Cresco Labs is on a mission to normalize, professionalize and revolutionize cannabis.