Project Manager - Ad Tech
Menlo Park, California | Contract
Title: Project Manager
- Partner with a Product Program Manager on mission critical initiatives.
- Partner with senior level executives on delivering key meetings, summitts and presentations.
- Build and execute project plans for a variety of initiatives.
- Ensure the team has the information and connections they need to succeed
- Partner with the Design Manager with effective team communication, proactive problem solving, information gathering and distribution as well as cross-team collaboration
- Facilitate meetings including preparing agendas, keeping conversation on-track and establishing action items and owners
- Work with Engineers, Product Managers and Design to establish deadlines that impact design work and ensure team is aware of key milestone dates. Establish predictable workflow
- Track and move product / cross-functional initiatives forward that have multiple stakeholders and many moving parts
- Manage design-driven initiatives that better define our workspace and our workflow
- Provide flexible processes that meet team needs and help keep work on track
- Communicate issues related to staying on schedule and propose solutions to remedy the issue
- Proactively raise issues before they are a problem for the design team or product output
- Support and execute special team activities that build culture and drive clarity of purpose including team offsites and team onsites
- 4+ years of experience as a producer, project manager or program manager with a background establishing systems, supporting teams, and developing relationships
- Experience working with product designers/UX as well as cross-functional teams
- Track record of operating independently, being detail-oriented, and delivering results in a highly organized manner
- Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment with independent time management, task prioritization, ability to identify problems and work towards solutions
- Experience building subject matter knowledge of the Ad Tech Industry
Education:: * Bachelors degree