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Corteva Agriscience US Seeds Marketing Project Manager in Des Moines, Iowa


Corteva Agrisciences is one of the leading agriculture companies in the world. We're now hiring an experienced Marketing Project Manager to help marketing communications efforts for the United States Seeds Marketing Communications Team. Core responsibilities of this role will include focusing on high-level program management, coordination of individual workstreams, and operational management of the client's implementation efforts. Outlining objectives, planning execution, managing operations, and reporting on status are just a few of the functions involved in carrying out a successful program.


How will you help us grow?

  • Support the marketing department's initiatives with the planning, executing, monitoring, controlling, and successful closeout of all seeds marketing campaigns and projects including but not limited to email, direct mail, website updates, creative development, paid media, social media, or content marketing

  • Co-Owns the Welcome Platform with the Seeds project manager to onboard and train internal and external users of the platform in the United States.

  • Establishes processes to account for end-to-end workflow that identify all turn-key touch points necessary to fulfill contractual obligations specific within a particular customer engagement;

  • Enhances existing processes and introduces economies of repetition in the execution of projects;

  • Participates in project level kickoff and status calls with the seeds marketing communications team, keeping expectations aligned through schedule variance tracking and risk mitigation techniques;

  • Utilizes and provides meaningful and timely reports to management using key performance indicators to aid in managing and communicating the health of the project;

  • Constantly manages and monitors project progress, risk and the quality of the customer experience;

  • Proactively identifies and resolves potential issues before they become problems.

  • Monitors project status reporting timeliness and reports issues and resolution efforts to internal stakeholders and the customer;

  • Tracks project change and delay impact;


What expertise have you grown?

  • Bachelor's degree in business administration, marketing, communications, operations or a related field

  • 3-5 years of experience in project management

  • Experience with Welcome web-based project management tool or similar tool across multiple projects with resource driven, critical path management and earned value scheduling methodologies or similar;

  • Must have strong organizational and project management skills, as well as attention to detail

  • Ability to evaluate and develop efficient and effective operational processes as business evolves

  • Effective decision maker and strong problem-solving skills.

  • Ability to think proactively.

  • Proven conflict management skills and professionalism.

  • Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills.

  • Ability to liaise with team members at all levels within an organization.

  • PMP, PRINCE2, Agile or ITIL certification preferred.

  • Occasional travel may be required


This role is located in Johnston, Iowa. It will be a hybrid role with days in the office and remote.

Ready to grow your perspectives, impact, and career? We seek applicants from all backgrounds to ensure we get the best, most creative talent on our team. Start by applying to this opportunity today!

Corteva Agriscience™ is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to boldly embracing the power of inclusion, diversity, and equity to enrich the lives of our employees and strengthen the performance of our company, while advancing equity in agriculture. Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability or any other protected class. Discrimination, harassment and retaliation are inconsistent with our values and will not be tolerated. If you require a reasonable accommodation to search or apply for a position, please visit:

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