Senior Project Manager

Peanut Labs Shelton , CT 06484

Posted 1 month ago

The role of a project manager is to consistently execute and deliver the highest level of customer satisfaction for both, internal and external clients while maintaining the speed and accuracy required in a dynamic environment.Our Projects Managers have a core competency of the internal tools and processes to efficiently utilize the company's resources, ensuring all projects are successful from start to finish. The job requires an organized, detail-oriented individual who can successfully manage multiple projects in a fast-paced, rapidly changing environment.Essential Duties and ResponsibilitiesMaintain full project ownership in delivering (but not limited to) low to mid-complexity custom market research projects with a project duration typically between 24 hours to one month

Manage expectations and deliver the highest level of services in an ever-changing, fast turnaround environment

Is able to communicate clearly and effectively at all levels

Proficient technical aptitude to build expertise with various market research tools specific to the company and the industry

Build effective, professional working relationships with our clients, providing them guidance and advice where appropriate as it relates to Research Now's products and services

Ability to manage stress while trouble shooting a range of issues in high-pressure situations

Ensure project task activities are completed through personal production, internal support teams (such as survey programming, client development, etc.), and vendors (such as translators, etc.)Tasks may include:Testing online survey links

SamplingSet-up and monitor reports to evaluate key project metrics

Ensure quality measures are followed

Updating clients regularly on project progress

Ensure key project performance metrics such as project profitability meet or exceed established guidelines

Proactively anticipate, troubleshoot, overcome, and/or escalate project challenges in a timely manner

Effectively communicate both as an individual and as part of a client-facing project team

Effectively communicate both as an individual and as part of a client-facing project team

Other duties may be assigned

Knowledge and Skills RequiredStrong attention to detail, organizational and able to be accountable for actions.Always strives to deliver results by being solution oriented and a team player.Ability to be flexible and embrace change to help make the business successful.Takes feedback well and learns from mistakes while being able to use past experiences to help direct and guide other employees.Ability to identify issues, lead troubleshooting endeavors, and escalate when efforts have been exhausted

Prompt, proactive, and consultative project management with focus on solutions for clients and team members

Can clearly and effectively communicates project metrics, timelines, and other details pertaining to hand offs to colleagues

Ensure survey quality using current market research methodologies.Willingness to continue growing and developing skills pertaining to the market research industry and Research Now specific initiatives

Commitment to meeting the expectations and requirements of internal and external stakeholders

Ability to respond and relate well to peers and to those in positions of authority

Energetically pursues tasks he or she sees as challenging

Pursues his or her work with energy, drive, and a need to finish

Ability to zero in on the critical few tasks, and puts the trivial many aside

Has and uses the required functional and technical knowledge and skills to do his or her job at a high level of accomplishment

Learns quickly and independently in the context of an activity; seeks opportunities to extend and deepen learning

Effectively copes with change and shifts gears comfortably

Embraces our core values:Work together as 'one team' - shares ideas, knowledge and talents

Play to win - ambitious, acts with a sense of urgency and makes the most of their abilities Deliver the highest quality - puts quality at the heart of all of their activities

Continuously improve

Have fun and enjoys the journey

Do the right thing, even when the right thing is hard

Take accountability for their actions

Build trusting relationships - internally and externally

Give back - committed to making a positive difference

ExperienceAt least three years of account or project management experience required

Experience in market research strongly desired

Experience in a customer service environment desired

EducationPost-secondary education strongly preferred

Research Now SSI is an equal employment and affirmative action employer F/M/Disability/Vet.

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