Digital Project Manager

New York, NY
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Chris Woodbridge

Job Description:

 Our global financial client seeks a detail oriented digital project manager with a command of website design and development lifecycles, and well-versed in using content management systems (CMS) to produce high performing digital experiences.

The ideal candidate is comfortable working on complex digital projects, in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment, and have a solid understanding of current and emerging digital technologies.

Responsible for the coordination and completion of projects. Oversees all aspects of projects. Sets deadlines, assigns responsibilities, and monitors and summarizes progress of project. Prepares reports for upper management regarding status of project. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department.

Role & Key Responsibilities
The Digital Project Manager will oversee and manage the day-to-day workflow across a team of digital producers/CMS authors. Responsibilities include assigning project, outsourcing and managing external production needs, managing project status, developing timelines and running daily standups. She or he will be expected to manage workload and project information and troubleshoot bottlenecks in digital development along with meeting general project management needs.

Functional Responsibilities include:

• Managing digital production schedules
• Manage the outsourcing of production projects
• Assign work through work flow tools (JIRA, Workfront)
• Enhance process for optimal productivity
• Assist in the management of digital projects from scheduling to resource assignments