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Associate Project Manager

Senior Market Sales, Inc. Omaha, NE

Job Description


Senior Market Sales, Inc. (SMS) is continuing to expand our Project Management team and is looking for an Associate Project Manager.  The Associate Project Manager will work with the project leadership team to manage project plans and sprints; facilitate stand-up meetings; mitigate risks; communicate with stakeholders and company leaders; and coordinates the change request process.

Responsibilities for the Associate Project Manager includes but is not limited to:

  • Manage and coordinate assigned project(s)
  • Collaborate with Business Leaders to develop business cases for new projects
  • Develop and manage project plans
  • Foresee and mitigate risks and impediments to successful project delivery
  • Deliver project(s) within the approved budget and timeframe
  • Provide regular oral and written status reports
  • Manage cross-functional project team(s)
  • Present at meetings to include ongoing initiatives as well as future plans to be implemented
  • Coordinate business relationships including internal and external partners and vendors
  • Assists with special projects/assignments as requested by members of management.  


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Project Management, or related field; or 3+ years relevant project management experience
  • Experience with Project Management software such as Jira preferred
  • Insurance industry or related field (financial services or marketing) experience preferred
  • Strong verbal and written proficiencies of the English language is required. 

Work Hours: Monday – Thursday, 7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.; Fridays – 7:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. Additional hours may be required due to business needs.

Working Conditions:   Normal office conditions.  Work-week, over-night and week-end travel required to attend business meetings and conferences up to 25% of the time.

Qualified candidates should submit resume and salary requirements. This posting will close at 5:00 p.m. on Friday, December 14, 2018.

Senior Market Sales, Inc. is a National Insurance Marketing firm in West Omaha offering competitive compensation and benefits in a team-oriented, casual atmosphere. 

Equal Opportunity Employer; SMS participates in the E-Verify system.

“Successful people do those things that failures refuse to do.”

Job Details

Date Posted November 9, 2018
Date Closes January 6, 2019
Located In Omaha, NE
Department Marketing
Function Associate Project Manager
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage, Varies
Shift Custom
Hours 40 hours per week
Start Date 2018-12-07
SOC Category 13-1161.00 Market Research Analysts and Marketing Specialists
Zipcode 68114
Name Human Resources
Address 8420 W. Dodge Road, 5th Floor
City, State and Zip Omaha, NE 68114
Phone (402) 343-3693
FAX (402) 343-9955

This job requires the following skills

  • Business - Communication
  • Business - Planning
  • Business - Strategy Development
  • Project Management
  • Microsoft - Excel
  • Microsoft - Outlook
  • Microsoft - PowerPoint
  • Microsoft - Word
  • Insurance Sales / Marketing - Other Lines