Senior Project Manager
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JW Player
Locations
Remote
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Agile
Management
JIRA
CategoriesNew
Business & Strategy
Product
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant field (e.g. Business Administration, Project Management), or equivalent experience
  • Previous experience in a Project Management related role
  • Knowledge of project management methodologies, such as PRINCE2, PMP, Agile, Waterfall etc
  • Familiarity with project management tools and software (e.g. Microsoft Project, JIRA, Trello, Monday.com)
  • Influencing and diplomacy skills - able to direct the project team towards a common goal, identifying and securing additional support where required
  • Self-motivated and decisive - able to respond constructively to change and competing demands
  • Identify and champion best practice - leverage their expertise to improve how the Professional Services team operates, and lead by example
  • Situational awareness - understands their project(s) in the wider context of internal, Customer organisations (including 3rd parties/partners where appropriate)
  • Responsive to change - comfortable in fluid situations, but assertive in identifying where change exceeds project parameters
  • Attention to detail - ability to maintain accuracy while working in a fast-paced environment
Responsibilities
  • Lead and manage end-to-end Professional Services projects (both customer facing and internal initiatives) to successful completion. Provide guidance and direction to project teams. Articulates information clearly, concisely, and with a focus on action
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with key stakeholders, both internal and external. Communicate effectively with clients, understanding their requirements, and ensuring their expectations are met or exceeded
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure a cohesive and coordinated effort throughout project execution. Foster a positive and high-performance team culture, promoting innovation and continuous improvement
  • Identify and proactively manage project risks, developing mitigation strategies to ensure successful project outcomes. Anticipate challenges and implement effective solutions to keep projects on track. Manage escalations effectively, objectively, and with the correct stakeholders
  • Highly efficient in managing information, tasks, and resources. Minimises personal and team activity (e.g. data capture, processes, administration etc) to maximise project productivity
  • Uphold and enforce high-quality standards in project deliverables, ensuring that solutions meet or exceed customer expectations. Identify and implement best practices and methodologies to optimise project processes
Desired Qualifications
  • Relevant certifications to support knowledge (e.g. Agile, Six Sigma)
  • Understanding of the media and broadcasting industry
  • Understanding of streaming and OVP
  • Experience in process improvement approaches
  • Previous roles in streaming/broadcasting