GroupM will be rolling out the resource management tool "10,000ft" globally across our HR and Finance team and are searching for a Senior Technology Project Manager to manage the rollout. This position will be on a contract basis for 6-12 months.
Project Managers are expected to use GroupM's project and program management processes and toolset to consistently lead their teams through the Plan >> Manage >> Collaborate >> Track >> Report cycle.
They are expected to have strong knowledge & skills across core domains: Process Management; Scope / Change Management; Budget Management; Stakeholder / Engagement Management; Risk Management.
BEST THINGS ABOUT THE ROLE:
Drive collaboration and accountability at the most senior levels in the organization to achieve project deliverable goals
Interface with senior global and regional level executives in N. America, LATAM, EMEA and APAC.
Build and maintain overall roadmap planning and tracking
Establish a high-performance, cross-functional team via:
Conducting detailed project planning of schedules for phases, stages, steps and tasks including major and minor milestones, deliverables, dependencies, as well as parallel & critical paths
Managing progress and risk by ensuring that clear, current information about past / present / future activities & deliverables is understood and appropriately acted upon by internal stakeholders, 3rd parties and clients
Harnessing available data to track progress & risk associated with project development velocity and health
10+ years of experience in relevant roles in a project or program management capacity
Highly organized, detail / process / problem-solving oriented with an ability to produce strong documentation, and perform under pressure in structured and unstructured environments
Able to collaborate with a variety of stakeholders in a professional, authoritative manner, bring clarity to ambiguous situations and drive progress
Experience managing multiple cross-functional teams in the application rollout realm
Knowledge of, and experience with "10,000ft" or similar SaaS based resource management tools
A certification in project management (eg PMP, Prince 2, Agile)
Strong skills with core project / process management and collaboration toolset (e.g. MS Project/Project Centre, SharePoint, MS Teams, MS Office, etc)
Ability to move, manage, inspire and/or influence others in the above areas
GroupM is the world's leading media investment company responsible for more than $113B in annual media investment through agencies including Mindshare, MediaCom, Wavemaker, Essence and m/SIX, as well as the outcomes-driven programmatic audience company, Xaxis. GroupM creates competitive advantage for advertisers via its worldwide organization of media experts who deliver powerful insights on consumers and media platforms, trading expertise, market-leading brand-safe media, technology solutions, addressable TV, content, sports and more.
GroupM embraces and celebrates diversity, inclusivity, and equal opportunity. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. We are a worldwide media agency network that represents global clients. The more inclusive we are, the more great work we can create together.