Senior Program Manager
Posted on 2/2/2024
theScore

501-1,000 employees

Digital sports media and betting platform
Company Overview
theScore, a subsidiary of PENN Entertainment, stands out as a leader in the sports media and betting industry, boasting one of North America's most popular sports apps that provides personalized live scores, news, and betting information. The company's competitive edge lies in its immersive mobile sports betting and iCasino experience, offered through 'theScore Bet Sportsbook & Casino' app, which is live in Ontario. With a strong focus on engaging fans through its digital media, sports betting products, and esports platforms, theScore fosters a dynamic culture that thrives on technical innovation and industry leadership.
Consumer Software

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$268.1M

Founded

2012

Headquarters

Toronto, Canada

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

14%

1 year growth

26%

2 year growth

83%
Locations
Toronto, ON, Canada
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Agile
Management
CategoriesNew
Product
Requirements
  • 5+ years of experience working in project management space
  • Demonstrated understanding of Project Management processes, strategies, and methods
  • Superb time management and organizational skills
  • Experience working in a highly collaborative environment
  • Experience working in organizations that utilize Agile software development methodologies
  • Ability to proactively identify risks and work with relevant parties to implement appropriate mitigation strategies
  • Ability to work independently, while also leading and influencing others
  • Experience managing competing priorities autonomously in fast-paced work environment
Responsibilities
  • Lead strategic programs to execute the vision and organizational goals communicated by Senior Leadership
  • Proactively monitor the progress of multiple workstreams under the umbrella of programs, offering strategic guidance to ensure that milestones remain on track
  • Contribute to the establishment of PMO processes and best practices to guide programs from kickoff to closure
  • Create and maintain documentation to effectively convey program status and timelines to a variety of different stakeholders
  • Collaborate with Technical Project Managers to ensure that risks are documented and escalated as needed, and lead the execution of risk mitigation strategies
  • Collaborate cross-functionally with Product, Engineering, and Business stakeholders to achieve shared goals
Desired Qualifications
  • Project management certifications (PMP, CAPM, PMI-ACP, PgMP, PMI-RMP, etc)
  • A passion and knowledge for sports and/or sports betting and iGaming