Marketing & Communications Project Manager, Senior

Freddie Mac McLean, VA

Position Overview

The Marketing & Communication Division of the Single-Family Sales and Relationship Management organization is seeking a program manager to be part of the Single-Family Marketing & Communications Operations team. This position is responsible for all aspects of organizing and coordinating division programs and oversees the marketing and communications operational progress.

* Develops, coordinates and monitors scheduling, planning, and performance of Single-Family marketing and communications initiatives.

* Negotiates and prepares contracts by considering the financial conditions, resources, and contractual requirements.

* Ensures adherence to plans and schedules, develops solutions to program problems, and helps direct work of stakeholders assigned to a program from various departments.

* Ensures projects are completed on time and within budget. Acts as advisor to program team regarding projects, tasks, and operations.

* Implements and manages changes and interventions to ensure project goals are achieved.

* Develops an evaluation method to assess program strengths and identify areas for improvement.

Qualifications

* Candidate will typically have a minimum of 8 years of program management experience with a thorough understanding of marketing and program management techniques and methods.

* Bachelor's degree in management or a related discipline, and/or commensurate related work experience.

* Experience in planning, managing and executing successful marketing campaign plans.

* In addition to Microsoft Word and Excel, strong knowledge of the following technologies: workflow/project management tools, SharePoint, Viso, Salesforce, Microsoft Project, and other data and creative-centric programs.

* Outstanding organizational and leadership skills.

* Excellent problem solving abilities.

* Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Preferred Skills

* Experience in the primary or secondary mortgage market.

* Understanding and appreciation of current and emerging issues in the mortgage and real estate industries.

* Work towards an advanced degree; MBA.

* PMP or any other project management certifications.

Closing Statement

Today, Freddie Mac makes home possible for one in four home borrowers and is one of the largest sources of financing for multifamily housing. Join our smart, creative and dedicated team and you'll do important work for the housing finance system and make a difference in the lives of others. Freddie Mac is an equal opportunity and top diversity employer. EOE, M/F/D/V.