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Senior Project Manager

Summary

5+ years of project management or leadership experience in web related industry. Responsible for leading successful projects by establishing and maintaining project scope, monitoring budget, requesting appropriate resources and leading the project team on large scale projects.  Effective team leader who follows direction from manager while also communicating issues and problems that arise.  Will be allotted some project management and scrum training time through workshops and conferences.

Key Responsibilities

  • Work with project team (including account manager) to establish project scope and timelines on midsize and large projects for which they are assigned.
  • Work within the traffic process to ensure proper project resourcing.
  • Work independently to maintain and ensure web user experience best practices and project management methods used at Ascedia.
  • Strong desire to commit the time necessary to hone one’s skills in a variety of project management methodologies.
  • Assist in discovery process on large projects for which they are assigned.
  • Assist in the preparation of project documentation on midsize and large projects for which they are assigned.
  • Play the role of Scrum Master on projects using Scrum.
  • Maintain in-depth knowledge of assigned client’s products, services, market place, competition and any/all other pertinent information.
  • Assist in executing test plans and identify browser compatibility flaws.
  • Manage time efficiently while balancing training with completing assigned tasks.

Expectations

  • Lead and own the projects you are on. Be the respected point person for the project.
  • Effective communication with the team members and manager. 
  • Increase and apply proficiency in project management methodologies.
  • Moderate to heavy client engagement; must be able to lead project meetings and manage scope on large sized projects and relationships.
  • Accurate and prompt time entry
  • Enforce timely scrum attendance
  • 80% utilization with the remaining time focused on training, development and mentorship
  • Work under the guidance and oversight of Director of Project Management

Requirements/Qualifications

  • Professional experience in Internet marketing or communications.
  • Experience project management and agile methodologies.
  • Previous experience with CMS administration (Kentico, Sitecore, Wordpress, etc).
  • Scrum Master Certification is a plus.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent organizational, time and self-management skills.
  • Strong sense of initiative and ability to work under pressure.
  • Results and Detail-oriented mindset. 
  • Undergraduate degree in Marketing, Business, Communications, Computer Science or related discipline is a big plus.

Benefits

  • Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance
  • Health Savings Account Available
  • Flexible Spending Account Available
  • 401(k) Program
  • Casual Dress
  • Fun, friendly co-workers
  • Occasional telecommuting allowed
  • Regular company social events and happy hours

How to Apply

Applicants must provide a cover letter, one-page resume and salary history to be considered for this position. 


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