Project Manager

Project Manager - 25543

Technology and Engineering - USA Columbia, Maryland 

The Project Manager will serve as the day to day internal contact responsible for cultivating and maintaining key relationships throughout the daily production process. The Project Manager is responsible for the successful delivery and completion of production data and related projects for designated clients, internal and external while maintaining the highest levels of client satisfaction.  In addition, the Project Manager is highly skilled at understanding the complex needs of the business, translating its priorities into solutions and orchestrating the successful execution of the work to the specified timelines on a consistent basis.

Responsibilities:

  • Production project manager serving as the liaison between the internal client and other members of the production team (Ops/Eng).

  • Facilitate and provide leadership during critical production outages to ensure appropriate resources are engaged to resolve and deliverables are met

  • Clearly and effectively communicate with leadership about production issues, resolutions and business impacts

  • Convey timelines, deliverables, risks, delays and impacts to production team members and lead teams as required.

  • Ensure compliance to SLAs and collaborate with stakeholders for all incidents/issues that arise.

  • Manage daily deliverables with specific focus on interim deliverables, client products and due dates.

  • Oversees and supports multiple production processes concurrently within a defined scope.

  • Maintain strict adherence to internal policies and internal controls within the organization.

  • Mitigate risk by anticipating delays and proactively initiate plans and alternative solutions so we meet SLAs.

 

Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in a computer or information technology field or related field with 2-5 years of experience is required.

  • Demonstrated ability to structure and lead teams successfully through incidents/issues

  • Proven skills and ability in scoping, planning, executing and controlling project work

  • Demonstrated skill and ability with requirements analysis, process analysis, process modeling, and documenting workflows.

  • Motivated, self-starter.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to instill confidence with internal stakeholders and clients.

  • Demonstrates ability to multi-task in a fast-paced data environment.

About Nielsen:

Nielsen N.V. (NYSE: NLSN) is a global performance management company that provides a comprehensive understanding of what consumers Watch and Buy. Nielsen’s Watch segment provides media and advertising clients with Total Audience measurement services across all devices where content — video, audio, and text — is consumed. The Buy segment offers consumer packaged goods manufacturers and retailers the industry’s only global view of retail performance measurement.

By integrating information from its Watch and Buy segments and other data sources, Nielsen provides its clients with both world-class measurement as well as analytics that help improve performance. Nielsen, an S&P 500 company, has operations in over 100 countries that cover more than 90 percent of the world’s population. For more information, visit www.nielsen.com

Nielsen is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action-Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, marital status, protected veteran status or any other protected class.

Job Type: Regular 

Primary Location:  Columbia,Maryland 

Secondary Locations: , , , 

Travel:  No 

Company
Nielsen
Posted
09/15/2018
Type
Full time
Location
Columbia, MD 21044, US