Resource Manager

Americaneagle.com is looking for a Resource Manager who brings experience in managing resource allocation and bandwidth, preferably in a digital agency environment. This role is ideally suited to someone who understands sourcing to ensure that our engagements are resourced effectively and efficiently.

The Resource Manager is primarily responsible for assigning and managing forecasting of resources to projects to provide accurate and insightful reporting and analysis to leadership and implementation teams, identifying gaps, issues and making strategic and thoughtful staffing suggestions.

The company was recently named by Built in Chicago as one of the best places to work and to Inc.com's list of 5000 fastest-growing private companies for the past eight years.

Responsibilities:
  • Manage resource allocation across a variety of skills
  • Be able to forecast future allocation based on current state
  • Providing core support for employees by acting as central contact for each team to communicate through
  • Proactively works with project managers, account managers, sales leads and team leads to optimize the pipeline for enterprise clients and ad hoc projects
Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university
  • 1-3+ years in resource management; technology industry preferred
  • Strong knowledge of technology
  • Be able to manage time appropriately and meet aggressive client deadlines & deliverables
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills, and an understanding of project requirements and finance fundamentals
  • Must think creatively and 'outside the box', pursuing solutions that aren't always immediately obvious
  • Possess a "whatever it takes mentality" and prides yourself on your ability to solve problems creatively
  • Experience multi-tasking and problem solving under pressure in a fast-paced environment
  • Be a collaborative, generous team player who readily shares ideas, but can happily build on others' ideas

Americaneagle.com provides its employees with an energetic work environment and opportunities to further develop their skills. Our dedication to grow our development team is how we can produce excellent sites and applications to our clients. We do all of this while maintaining a family value focus and push for good work-life balance. We offer a generous compensation and benefits package, 401K, and more.

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