We are looking for a an Interactive Project Manager with proven digital delivery track record and a thorough understanding of the Agile development process. As a Interactive Project Manager, the candidate will be a team facilitator and will be responsible for planning, estimation, and delivering the project to budget, bringing the cross-functional team together to deliver. You will bring deep experience as a project manager in complex mobile applications (e.g. online banking), omni-channel commerce, or digital marketing platforms (e.g. Adobe Marketing Cloud). Comfortable with project management skills, you are passionate about digital technology, deeply engage in the objectives of the programs and achieving the client’s ultimate business success, and can consult client executives on successful digital transformation.Additional responsibilities include:
Accountability for planning and delivery of digital projects, across customer experience strategy, experience design and technology delivery in a highly agile and collaborative, experimental environment
Plan for, execute and manage client communications, includign executive level consulting
Drive the Creative Team, Technical team and the Product Owners in an Agile development process
Plan for, execute and manage risks, issues, tasks and project reporting processes
Manage client and third party dependencies
Introduce Scrum values and practices
Guard and shield the team from distractions and interruptions from external interferences
Enable close cooperation across all roles and functions
Promote and participate in the continuous improvement of structure, processes, tooling to enable the teams to deliver more value
Organize and facilitate stand-ups, release and sprint planning, reviews, demos and retrospectivesIn this role, the candidate will have the opportunity to interact directly with clients. As such, occasional travel to client sites may be required, up to 4 days per week.Required
Solid consulting experience with ideal work experience with a Tier 1 digital consulting/agency organization
Understanding of how eCommerce and omni channels technologies/products can be leveraged to enable strategic outcomes
Experience managing delivery of multi-functional Mobile/eCommerce/Digital Marketing strategy programs to C-Suite and Business Unit leaders and translating the resulting recommendations into successful design and execution programs
Proven track record & ability to build business relationships & mentoring client
Strong self-management skills (i.e. is able to focus on the task at hand, manage his/her timing and circle back quickly if he is blocked).
Strong communication and writing skills (i.e. is able to attend client meetings and speak with clarity, is able to write requirements in clear business terms, etc.)
Strong process management skills (I.e. Is able to operate under a strict process and identify gaps in process and suggest opportunities to bridge gaps).
Has a can do attitude and willing to learn.
At least 5 years experience in managing application development projects in a vendor/client environment
At least 5 years experience in managing the design, development, testing, and implementing of on-line, internet, or mobile based applications, in particular e-commerce delivery
At least 1 year experience in role functioning as a Scrum Master
At least 2 years experience in in working and leading others in a rapidly changing environment
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