Acxiom Solution and Analytics Services team helps marketers enable extraordinary customer experiences by breaking down data silos and solving for a complete customer view across digital and offline channels.
We help marketers plan audiences,engage customers,measure marketing impact,and collaborate with their partners for greater reach,revenue,and return.
The Project Manager job role will stretch your project management skills and expose you to cutting edge cloud-based technologies in Mar Tech/Ad Tech platform. You will work with Acxiom customers,Acxiom Products,Delivery and Technology organizations to own and drive implementation of sizable projects and programs with high quality and great customer satisfaction.
This is a unique opportunity for you to contribute to overall implementation of digital marketing solutions for our customers in multiple industries around the globe and enable them to achieve success in their digital transformation journey.
If you are striving for role in a fast-paced environment that requires great combination of project management,proactive leadership,quick learning and demonstrated technical and business solution acumen skills,you should apply.
**What you will do:**
+ Responsible for managing small to medium scale projects from start to finish and/or assist lead PM(s) on the large complex projects/programs.
+ Delegates work to project team members to ensure responsibilities are understood and completed on-time,on-budget,and with high quality.
+ Establishes commitment to job role,responsibilities,and deliverables,accepts ownership,and enforces accountability.
+ Responds and balances the needs of stakeholders in its decision-making processes and activities,and delivers against commitments,while remaining compliant with the organization's policies,procedures,and standards.
+ Monitors progress of all project tasks to ensure timely completion.
+ Seeks guidance/advice from subject-matter experts for project issue resolution to achieve goals.
+ Solid foundational understanding of project management principles and the application thereof. Experience and exposure in project management methodology and solution development methodologies.
+ Solid performer in project management and solution delivery methodologies across multiple organizations. Works with key stakeholders (e.g.,executives,clients,directors) to define project requirements that reflect clients' business,fiscal,and functional objectives.
+ Manages more than one small to medium scale projects with cross-functional,cross-organizational teams and/or outside vendors.
+ Manages resource hours and schedules of small to medium-sized projects. Takes full responsibility for keeping project hours and schedule on track. Consistently meets OKRs and release date objectives of the projects.
+ Develops/implements/updates a communications plan for each project that specifies audience,medium,timeframes,and methods. Provides continuous communication and escalations. Models cross-functional cooperation at all levels (i.e.,proactively shares information and best practices with teammates). Facilitates the resolution of complex and controversial issues (i.e.,builds consensus across organizational and functional lines). Delivers a project-level status report that accurately depicts project progress and issues,risks,milestones as well as the overall project-level status.
+ Provides feedback for continuous risk and issues management process improvement. Advocates and promotes use of risk and issues management process and procedures. Assists in the definition of requirements for project risk management plans.
+ Responsible for ensuring all project close out activities including lessons learned are completed and documented.
+ Adheres to the project management methodology and foundational principles.
+ Actively participates in PM team meetings and contributes to the process improvements.
+ Displays tenacity for getting things done. Seeks new opportunities to add value.
**What you will need:**
+ Bachelor's or associate degree or equivalent
+ 5+ years of project management experience in technical projects capacity
+ Ability to work across teams,both internally and externally,and to influence project stakeholders at all levels
+ Experience in managing small to medium size project teams
+ Exposure in managing remote teams
+ Proven ability to drive and assist the project to completion and shows tenacity for getting things done
+ Experience in leveraging tools like MS Project,MS Office (Excel,PowerPoint,etc.) and collaboration tools like JIRA and SharePoint
+ Experience using Waterfall and Agile-based methodologies within a software development function
+ Demonstrated ability leveraging best practices of project management including PMI standards,as well as industry level best practices
+ Strong communication skills
+ Self-directed learning
+ Ability to learn technical concepts of the digital marketing eco systems and able to understand the core benefits of the solutions that are being managed
**What will set you apart:**
+ Any project management or related certification
+ Experience in managing projects with larger and/or remote teams
+ Experience in managing or assisting large complex project implementations
+ Experience in managing multiple projects at a time
+ Experience in managing projects with the application software (e.g. Salesforce,Adobe,IBM Campaign,Datamart,Campaign management applications,Oracle,Analytics,Data warehouses,digital marketing applications)
+ Business and Solution Domain expertise in implementing marketing,analytics,data-warehouse and software applications from one of the industries among - Media,Retail,Finance,Insurance,Banking,High Tech and Automotive industries
+ Experience in managing Cloud based application projects
+ Exposure in managing IT server upgrades/tech refresh projects
**Primary Location City/State:**
Homebased - Conway,Arkansas
**Additional Locations (if applicable):**
Acxiom is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer (AA/EOE/W/M/Vet/Disabled) and does not discriminate in recruiting,hiring,training,promotion or other employment of associates or the awarding of subcontracts because of a person's race,color,sex,age,religion,national origin,protected veteran,military status,physical or mental disability,sexual orientation,gender identity or expression,genetics or other protected status.
Who is Acxiom?
We are leaders in helping brands achieve the number one mantra for every business - know your customer. For fifty years,we've helped marketers deal with a fast-changing future of growing channels,data and technology. By understanding the customer,marketers can communicate with relevance everywhere and drive better customer experiences that build a better brand and,in turn,better business.
We're one of the marketing industry's most experienced,respected and forward-thinking leaders. For nearly fifty years,we've helped the world's best marketers understand their customers so that they can reach people with relevance rather than randomness. Our products and solutions form the data foundation that make it possible for marketers to drive better customer experiences and meaningful interactions at scale across every channel.
Our job opportunities will give you the opportunity to showcase your talents,grow your skills,and expose you to cutting-edge technologies,whether you're an engineer,developer,products guru,systems and security expert,sales and consulting executive,or an intern looking to gain real experience with a company that will make you stand out.
At Acxiom,our values begin with our associates,who are the single most important driver of our success. We're looking to hire people who share our core values: collaboration,excellence,innovation,a focus on outcomes,and being empowered to make and own decisions that benefit our clients and our company. Our values represent our brand promise - to our clients and to our associates - and define our company culture.
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