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Senior Project Manager Hearst
Chicago, IL

Hearst publishes monthly magazines.

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About Hearst

Job Description

Why iCrossing

We work at the intersection of bright pixels of creativity, sharp use of data points, innovative tech, and cutting-edge digital know how. That's how we turn brand potential into business performance. And that's why we stand out.

We believe our biggest asset is our combination of different backgrounds, cultures, and disciplines that come together to form one epic unit. What we do starts with our people.

We are part of the Hearst Corporation, the world's leading media, entertainment, and content company, which gives us access to the most valuable insights, talent and audiences.

The impact you'll have

As an iCrossing Sr. Project Manager, you will be the glue that holds our different teams together. For this role, you will be primarily managing and directing offshore web development efforts by assigning and prioritizing client requested website enhancements for one of our main Clients. In addition to overseeing the maintenance of a national consumer facing website, you will be helping to lead creative production work in support of marketing campaigns both organic, paid and social. Understanding how digital media teams work along with technology and creative teams will be key in successful delivery of multiple campaigns. By working with the analytics team, you will be able to deliver important information to the client regarding the success of campaigns.

What you'll do

* Manage the deliverables and scope of technical website projects - particularly B2C sites
* Interact with clients to understand website needs and prioritizations for current and future web projects
* Manage technical teams in an Agile fashion to identify website enhancements and releases
* Work with creative and media teams to integrate web solutions into actionable website improvements
* Lead regular internal status meetings and participate in client status calls and reviews
* Work closely with our ECD and creatives to ensure that they have the information that they need to produce top quality work
* Work closely with project leadership on resource leveling and scheduling and use project management tools such as Jira, Confluence, MS Project
* Work with our analytics team so that reports are pulled and delivered according to the schedule

Who you are

* You can work in a dynamic environment with onshore and offshore development teams
* You understand website projects and how to communicate tasks and blockers
* You have worked on projects with a large enterprise content management system (CMS)
* You have preferably worked with an interactive / digital agency or have professional services experience in the digital marketing field
* You have at least 5 years of project management experience in a digital and technical environment
* You will know how to speak the language of Creatives while managing to a structured timeline. You may have played around in the Adobe Creative Suite of tools.
* You will have had exposure to formal project methodologies and are looking forward to honing your operational skills.
* You have experience with project management tools such as Jira, Confluence and MS Project
* You thrive under deadlines and juggling multiple priorities and have had experience on delivering online campaigns
* You have experience putting together change orders, producing burn reports and tracking project expenses
* You have managed at least one web development project

About Hearst

Hearst publishes monthly magazines.

10001 employees

300 west 57th street

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