Senior Project Manager
at TEGNA

Date Posted: 1/23/2020

Job Description

The Sr. Project Manager is responsible for capturing all business operation and sales solution-oriented projects that are taking place on multiple in-house teams, leveraging his or her skills to prioritize the project life-cycle based upon the company's strategic business objectives. This eager individual will work closely with every facet of the organization from Sales to Marketing, ensuring deliverables are met on time. Providing high-level and detailed roadmaps, while bridging team by team communication will be key to this role.

Responsibilities

•        Business Role: Centralize, manage and update all projects start to finish from various teams including Product, Client Service, Sales Solutions, Operations and Marketing.

•        Support: Assist the stakeholders with determining the strategic fit for each project based upon development resources and corporate priority.

•        Process Management: Assist with process formalities including keeping project management systems up to date. Work with Business Operations Coordinator to update necessary guides, videos and training tools.  

•        Communication and Reporting: Write up and work with Sales Enablement on the project release notes. Provide presentations to upper management for necessary project timeline review – both high-level and detailed.

•        Time Management/Deadlines: Must work with corresponding teams to adhere to deadlines/expectations of the product lifecycle process. ​

 

Job Requirements

Requirements

 

  • 4-6 years of working experience as a Digital Project Manager.
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university/college or technical related discipline required. 5+ years of practical work experience as a Project Manager in technology or media advertising can be substituted for college education. Must show a portfolio of work/achievements.
  • Demonstrated ability to function in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong interpersonal and team skills.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks/projects at once.
  • Superior organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Quick, adaptive learner who will develop expertise in an evolving media landscape.
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Ability to clearly convey technical and complex information through written and verbal communication.
  • Ability to react to change productively.
  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
  • Target Process, Aha!, JIRA or similar PM tool experience a must.
  • Experience with Agile methodology and development.
  • Salesforce knowledge a must.
  • Willingness to occasionally travel a nice to have. 

 

About TEGNA

 

TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. With 62 television stations and four radio stations in 51 markets, TEGNA is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching over 38 percent of all television households nationwide. TEGNA also owns leading multicast networks Justice Network and Quest. TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS) offers innovative solutions to help businesses reach consumers across television, email, social and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. For more information, visit www.TEGNA.com.

 

TEGNA Inc. is a proud equal opportunity employer. We are a drug free, EEO employer committed to a diverse workforce. We encourage and consider all qualified candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, personal appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, family responsibilities, disability, enrollment in college or vocational school, political affiliation, veteran status or genetic information.

 

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TEGNA Inc. (NYSE: TGNA) is an innovative media company that serves the greater good of our communities. Across platforms, TEGNA tells empowering stories, conducts impactful investigations and delivers innovative marketing solutions. With 51 television stations and four radio stations in 43 markets, TEGNA is the largest owner of top 4 affiliates in the top 25 markets, reaching over 35 percent of all television households nationwide. TEGNA also owns leading multicast networks Justice Network and Quest that reach more than 87 million U.S. television homes. TEGNA Marketing Solutions (TMS) offers innovative solutions to help businesses reach consumers across television, email, social and over-the-top (OTT) platforms, including Premion, TEGNA’s OTT advertising service. For more information, visit www.TEGNA.com.