The Project Manager will lead in the facilitation and communication of new web projects for the Project Management team.
•Facilitate and coordinate all project management activities for a given project
•Create clear and accurate project documentation such as process flow diagrams etc.
•Manage and ensure the success of project plans
•Liaison between partners and business stakeholders.
•Partner with design and development resources to explain and implement project requirements
•Conduct periodic project status updates to determine progress, problems & projections and update the web/management teams accordingly
•Prepare agendas and faciliate project meetings; take and share minutes and ensure follow-through for all action items
•Review usability and design matters as required during ia, design and development.
•Work with the UX Manager to ensure that all ia, design and developed sites follow best practices
•Lend CMS and development expertise and faciliate CMS driven activities as needed on relevant projects
•Understand web team server configurations and server growth over a period of time; make recommendations according
•Own the testing process for given projects: (1) Manage functional testing, regression testing etc. (2) Create and implement test plans, test cases (3) Report all defect issues to design/development partners and ensure follow through till resolved
•Ensure project-level communication is routed through the relevant Basecamp project
•Assist in the hiring process to grow the projects team as needed
•A minimum of 7 years experience with at least 5 years experience as a project manager for a consumer-facing website;
•Demonstrated experience building innovative web solutions
•Demonstrated experience managing online projects
•Demonstrated ability to lead and work with a team
•Demonstrated experience in gathering project requirements and successfully implementing them as planned.
•Customer focused approach to solutions
•Ability to comfortably manage relationships with multiple vendors
•Ability to comfortably manage multiple products
•Excellent communication skills – both written and verbal
•Excellent presentation skills
•Quantitative analytical abilities
•Strong organizational skills
•BA/BS in an Information Systems or Computer Science field. (MSIM or MBA is a plus).