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Posted October 12th

Marketing Project Director

Chicago, Illinois


Vital Proteins



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Posted October 12th

Marketing Project Director

Chicago, Illinois






Full Time

Company Overview:

Vital Proteins is an emerging, dynamic brand consisting of a team of passionate individuals who believe whole-food-based nutrition is essential for overall health, fitness and wellbeing. Our team, where job titles and hierarchy are meaningless, is comprised of intelligent and innovative talent who work collaboratively to ensure creativity, success, and global growth. Vital Proteins seeks to develop and support the right people, with the right chemistry, who continually ask questions, and in turn will develop and tactically execute good ideas. We are looking for individuals to help us think smarter and put a lot of ideas on the table in a short amount of time. Building a great company is our goal. Quality individuals and getting the team right is our business plan.


The Vital Proteins team is looking to welcome a driven and passionate Marketing Project Director to join our team. The Marketing Project Director is responsible for turning the strategy's vision into reality. This person will be identifying all tasks that need to be completed within a marketing campaign. The role of the Marketing Project Director will work out of either our West Loop office or remote in LA, and report to the VP of Social Engagement.

What you will be responsible for:
  • Create and manage a master calendar with a schedule to identity when each task will be performed and communicate the schedule to team members
  • Resolve issues and solve problems throughout project life cycle
  • Lead, coach and motivate project team members on a proactive basis
  • Monitor project progress provide resolutions to potential project delays and communicate project status to leadership on a timely basis
  • Determine how results will be measured and complete a post-project evaluation to determine how well results were achieved
  • Develop tools and best practices for project management and execution
  • Collaborate across all teams to map out how to bring visions to life in an organized and structured manner
  • Create project timelines and ensure the team stays within project timelines
  • Look for continuous improvement strategies and build upon current processes

Who you are:
  • Bachelor's degree
  • 7+ years of experience in project management
  • Excellent time management and comfortable with shifting priorities and project scopes
  • Self-motivated & highly organized
  • Strong interpersonal communication, written and verbal
  • Attention to detail and quality
  • Prior CPG experience preferred
  • A problem-solving orientation and an ability to provide solutions
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, rapidly changing environment
  • Excellent communication skills and comfortable working cross departmentally
  • Must be capable of working in a fast-paced, team environment with minimal direct supervision and the ability to adhere to aggressive deadlines
  • Must be able to read, write and understand English

Vital Proteins is proud to be an equal employment opportunity employer
Chicago, Illinois