Project Coordinator

  • Ancestry
  • Sep 11, 2021

Job Description

About Ancestry:When you join Ancestry, you join a human-centered company where every person’s story is important. We believe that by discovering the struggles and triumphs of our past, we can foster deeper bonds and more meaningful connections among families and communities. Our talented team of scientists, engineers, genealogists, historians, and storytellers is dedicated to empowering customers around the world from all backgrounds on their journeys of personal discovery.
With more than 27+ billion digitized global historical records, 100 million family trees, and 18 million people in our growing AncestryDNA database, Ancestry helps customers discover their family story and gain a new level of understanding about their lives. Passionate about dedicating your work to enriching people’s lives? You belong at Ancestry.
Ancestry is seeking a Production Coordinator to join our Content Production Team.  The Production Coordinator is responsible for the setup, delivery, and tracking of projects through the Imaging and Indexing pipelines.  This is a highly collaborative position which requires keen attention to detail with the ability to plan and track projects through various production platforms.

What You'll Do:

Track and deliver detailed reporting on the status of projects moving through the Imaging and Indexing audit pipelinesCreate project configurations entering production to ensure that outputs meet department requirements and archive expectationsEnsure that projects are handed off on time by collaborating with internal and vendor production teamsPerform highly detailed quality checks prior to handoff to ensure projects meet configuration requirementsOrganize monthly commitment project list and distribute any changes/updates to necessary teamsComplete other assigned tasks as assigned by the Content Project Coordination Supervisor

Who You Are:

Highly organized and motivated individualExceptional attention to detailAbility to work with minimal supervisionProficiency in Microsoft Office applications, particularly ExcelAbility to pick up new software and tools easilyAbility to collaborate with multiple teamsStrong written and verbal communication skillsAbility to work in a fast-paced environment and adapt to changeExperience working in a production environment where teams work together to meet deadlines
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Additional Information:Ancestry is an Equal Opportunity Employer that makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, age, mental or physical disability, medical condition, military or veteran status, citizenship, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. In addition, Ancestry will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.
All job offers are contingent on a background check screen that complies with applicable law.  For San Francisco office candidates, pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, Ancestry will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.  
Ancestry is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Ancestry via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Ancestry. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Ancestry as a result of the referral or through other means.