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 Ad Ops Project Manager Job
Publication or Company New York Times on the Web
Job Title Ad Ops Project Manager Job
Industry Internet/Online/New Media, Newspapers, Product Management
Salary Negotiable
Benefits
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location New York, NY
Job Requirements Job Description:

The Project Manager, Advertising Systems is responsible for managing projects for the development and use of advertising systems. This person will report to the Associate Director, Advertising Systems, and act as liaison with other departments on inter-departmental initiatives.

Responsibilities
- Coordinate development projects among various departments including Advertising, Software Development, and Marketing. Identify the need for project team meetings when appropriate, and lead them efficiently.
- Assist Associate Director on development of the ad systems product roadmap, including drafting systems improvements and overseeing the testing and implementation of new features.
- Work across departments on new product rollouts and section redesigns.
- Proactively seek out, track and remove barriers to completing a project. Track project progress and report status on a regular basis to the organization.
- Work with Ad Ops, Sales, Sales Development, Marketing, and Email Production department managers to advise on advertising implementation process as it pertains to each departmentís ad system users.
- Oversee maintenance of related training documentation and training processes and act as a training resource for advertising systems across the organization.

Qualifications:

- 3+ years experience using advertising or related systems.
- Demonstrable project management skills.
- Strong written and oral communication skills including the ability to communicate between technical and non-technical personnel.
- Leadership skills. Ability to take ownership of complex efforts and mediate between competing interests and personalities. Ability to identify options, suggest solutions, and act decisively when necessary to advance a project.
- Excellent organizational skills. Ability to conscientiously manage and follow up on multiple concurrent tasks and requests on tight deadlines.
- Knowledge of Web technologies, facility with technical concepts and an ability to learn technical concepts quickly.
- Familiarity with project management procedures and methodology, especially requirements and schedule management.
- B.S./B.A. or equivalent is required.

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Company Information:

The New York Times Company, a leading global, multimedia news and information company with 2011 revenues of $2.3 billion, includes The New York Times, the International Herald Tribune, The Boston Globe, NYTimes.com, BostonGlobe.com, Boston.com, and related properties. The Companyís core purpose is to enhance society by creating, collecting and distributing high-quality news, information and entertainment.

EEO Statement:

The New York Times Company is an equal employment opportunity employer, and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, age, disability, national origin, citizenship or any other protected characteristic. The New York Times Company is committed to diversity in its most inclusive sense.
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