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Dow Jones Project Manager, Platforms in NEW YORK, New York

Job Description:

As Dow Jones expands its footprint and builds new audiences and engages with them where they are, we are seeking a Project Manager, Platforms to be part of our growing business. Reporting to the Business Manager, Platforms, the position is in the Partnerships team which is part of New Ventures. This position will focus on managing projects with our partners, such as Google, Apple, Facebook, that grow our business and relationships across Dow Jones. You will be part of a trailblazing team, poised to get our world-class journalism in front of potential new subscribers. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated experience in project management or project coordination, excellent communication skills, media and subscription marketing, and proven ability to prioritize and manage multiple obligations and competing priorities.

Requirements/Job Duties:

  • Manage the day-to-day operational and tactical aspects of complex, cross-functional projects

  • Monitor and report on project progress to stakeholders

  • Create in-depth Work Breakdown Structure (WBS) and project plans with interdependencies and a defined critical path

  • Create and maintain resource plans ensuring effective resource allocation and distribution across portfolio of projects

  • Utilize project management tools and techniques to improve execution and drive efficiencies.

  • Proactively manage changes in project scope

  • Effectively create and execute risk management plans

  • Manage the quality and timely execution of deliverables across projects

  • Ensure profitable and successful execution of all assigned engagements as measured by KPIs and OKRs

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 4 to 6 years of project management experience. PMP certification is preferred but not required

  • Experience with a top consulting firm is preferred but not required

  • Experience with a subscription-driven business, large tech platforms or media companies is preferred but not required

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business, IT, or related field or “equivalent experience”

  • Knowledge of both the theoretical and practical aspects of project management

  • Experience with strategic planning and change management

  • Experience with risk management; demonstrated ability to communicate appropriately to leadership

  • Ability to work independently and aggressively track to project timelines

  • Excellent documentation skills and attention to detail

  • Experience with using the G-Suite projects (Gmail, Google Sheets, Google Docs, etc)

  • Excellent problem solving, and critical thinking skills

  • Demonstrated communication skills (written, verbal, and presentation)

  • Proficiency with project management and presentation software

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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. EEO/AA/M/F/Disabled/Vets .

Dow Jones is committed to providing reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities, in our job application and/or interview process. If you need assistance or accommodation in completing your application, due to a disability, please reach out to us at TalentResourceTeam@dowjones.com. Please put “Reasonable Accommodation" in the subject line.

Business Area: NEW VENTURES

Job Category: Data/Content Group

Req ID: 27302

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