Apple Inc. Santa Clara , CA 95051
Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming extraordinary products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish.The Applications team is looking for an expert project manager to provide specialized support to the News Business team and their external partners.We are looking for a highly organized, results-oriented individual with extensive experience in operational/project management.
You have outstanding organizational and presentation skills
You are an expert at driving cross-functional partnerships with internal teams and building relationships with external partners
You have a solid track record of leading multiple complex, cross-functional projects
You demonstrate a sense of urgency and ownership to drive issues to completion
You understand technical issues at a sufficiently deep level to identify gaps
You are familiar with metrics, operations, and the complete software product lifecycle
You should be able to anticipate and resolve problems while keeping focused on overall business and project priorities
You will be working closely with the News Business team and you are the liaison between product, technology, and publishers. You will represent the News business team's strategic priorities and negotiate with partners across the organization to align schedules and resources.You will coordinate with cross-functional teams to plan roadmaps and drive teams to meet commitments based on those plans.
This will require you to communicate weekly updates and completion of deliverables to the overall group.The project manager will foresee and enthusiastically manage risks and dependencies for News business initiatives, and work to ensure that roadblocks are removed and all open issues are resolved.You will establish and implement effective processes for News business planning and project execution, as well as improve processes and communications in a fast-paced, dynamic working environment. You will stay detailed down to the granular level, while maintaining a high level perspective of the project at hand.As a member of our dynamic group, you'll have the rare and rewarding chance to create upcoming products that will delight and inspire millions of Apple's customers every single day.
Requires a Bachelors Degree with 8+ years Project Management experience, demonstrating increasing levels of project management responsibilities. Experience working with publishers and/or business development a plus.