HR Project Manager

Activision Santa Monica , CA 90405

Posted 2 months ago

Job Title: HR Project Manager

Reporting To: Director of HR Strategy & Operations

Department: Human Resources

Location: Santa Monica, CA

Your Mission

The HR Project Manager is responsible for the planning, operational management and day-to-day execution of key projects for the Activision HR organization. This individual will partner closely with the HR leadership team, HR business partners and other key stakeholders to drive the delivery of a wide variety of projects across all aspects of the HR lifecycle (including, but not limited to the projects related to talent/leadership development, HR process & operations, employee engagement, company culture, etc.)

This role includes but is not limited to the following tasks/duties:

  • Manage day-to-day project execution for HR special projects as assigned, utilizing best-in-class PM tools and templates

  • Create work plans, establish and manage against key milestones and deliverables

  • Identify and engage core project team members and key stakeholders for each assigned project

  • Identify, track and ensure resolution of all project-related issues, escalating when necessary

  • Provide clearly communicated status updates to HR leadership team, project team and/or key project stakeholders on a regular basis

  • Partner with Director, HR Strategy & Operations to understand project budget allocations; create project-specific budgets and track delivery against established guidelines

  • Partner with Internal Communications team to develop and track against project-specific communications plans (as applicable)

  • Additional duties and tasks assigned as needed

Player Profile

  • BS/BA degree (in HR or related field a plus)

  • 3-5 years of experience delivering projects across various functions, stakeholders and geographies

  • Ability to deliver under tight deadlines

  • Resourceful and solution-oriented

  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment

  • Effective communication skills

  • Strong organizational and time management skills

  • Able to develop effective working relationships with various and diverse stakeholders

  • Team player who is willing to pitch in and help wherever necessary

  • Thrives in a fast-paced environment and able to operate with flexibility

  • Must be proficient with MS Office software (Power Point, Excel, Word, Outlook)

  • Passion for games/tech/entertainment industry a plus

Your Platform

We're headquartered in Santa Monica, California, housing multiple teams across many disciplines of Marketing, PR, Sales, Supply Chain and other corporate functions such as HR, IT, Legal, Facilities and Finance. Santa Monica is the nerve center of our company, where the best ideas combine with unrivalled rigor to create the biggest and best entertainment experiences in the world.

Our World

Activision Blizzard, Inc. is the world's largest interactive entertainment company, with operations across North America, Europe, and Asia. We are home to some of the most beloved entertainment franchises including Call of Duty, Skylanders, World of Warcraft, Overwatch, Diablo, Candy Crush, and Bubble Witch. Our combined entertainment network delights hundreds of millions of monthly active users in 196 countries, making us the largest gaming network on the planet!

We're proud to be recognized as one of FORTUNE's "100 Best Companies To Work For" for four consecutive years and have earned a spot on FORTUNE's "Most Admired Companies," and "Future 50" lists. Our 10,000+ global employees are some of the best and brightest talents across entertainment, media, and technology.

The video game industry and therefore our business is fast-paced and will continue to evolve. As such, the duties and responsibilities of this role may be changed as directed by the Company at any time to promote and support our business and relationships with industry partners.


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