Design Project Manager in Arlington, VA at Volt

Date Posted: 6/27/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Arlington, VA
  • Job Type:
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
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  • Pay Rate
    $30.0 - $40.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Volt is seeking a Design Project Manager for our client in Arlington, VA.

In this position would be responsible for leading and optimizing the design process from the stage-gates of ‘design frozen’ through adaptation, artwork & pre-press. Partnering with Marketing/Strategic Design Management team to ensure efficient workflow.

  • Manages – ‘Design intent lock’ through to ‘design adaptation’ and pre press
  • Leads Project Management Timeline from concept to delivery. Ensures deliverables are on time and on budget
  • Leads project execution from ‘Design intent lock’ to print production for integrity of design
  • Routes Artwork to cross-functional teams
  • Provides clear communication  – including direction/consolidated feedback to agency/team


  • 3-5+ years’ experience in project management with experience. Understanding of artwork, digital and print production, or 3-5+ years advertising/design/pre-press agency experience in account management. Or experience in both!
  • College diploma or University degree in Project Management/Business Administration, Marketing, Graphic Management Services or Design
  • Proficient using Mac/PC platform, (Excel, MS Office, Outlook, as well as web-based systems/asset management systems). Familiarity with Adobe Creative Suite is preferred.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer