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Publication or Company Babble Media Inc.
Job Title Project Manager
Industry Internet/Online/New Media
Salary Competitive
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location New York, NY
Job Requirements The project manager will shepherd initiatives from brainstorming through completion. Sample projects could include building a new app, launching a new vertical, creating a new newsletter, and the like.

--Align program initiatives with business vision, strategy and deployment
--Work with executive team to develop strategic roadmap and organization wide priorities
--Create specification documents for all projects
--Facilitate and participate in weekly Product Scheduling meeting, forecasting future resource needs, identifying possible risks, and reprioritizing projects based on any new change requests.

Basic Qualifications
--5+ years experience leading programs and projects of all sizes; cross functional and global; managing insourced and outsourced resources; in a customer experience or related capacity.
--Expertise in project management software such as Gannter or MS-Project. Knowledge of other tools such as conferencing, gateways, hubs, Google docs, TRAC, Basecamp, Zoho, etc
--Excellent program and project management skills. Knowledge of and experience with project/program management methodology; Six Sigma, PMI or other related certification is a plus.
--Excellent written, verbal communication and risk-assessment skills.
--Excellent organizational, analytical and documentation skills.
--Proficient knowledge of system development lifecycles.
--Strong leadership and presentation skills
--Proven ability to juggle multiple priorities in a fast paced environment.
--Ensure efficient use of resources on projects set on roadmap.
--Create synergy between projects in the program portfolio roadmap.
--Assess and improve overall process with business owners.
--Initiate, drive and deliver effective programs in partnership with cross-functional teams to ensure all aspects of the programs are communicated, supported and delivered to the highest standards.
--Create, manage and execute detailed program plans, key documentation, processes and schedules for tasks and teams through Agile process.
--Track program deliverables and communicate their status to cross-functional teams.
--Work with technical development/production teams to resolve program issues.
About Our Company Babble.com is the most celebrated parenting site on the web, named by Time Magazine as one of the 50 Best Websites of 2010 and by Forbes as one of the Top 100 Websites for Women. Babble marries exceptional service content with incisive, honest essays about parenting. Babbles writers include more than 150 of the most influential mom bloggers who cover all facets of a parents life: pregnancy, child care, the toddler and kid years, health, food, family activities, home, fashion and products. In the last year, Babble has grown from 3 to over 6 million unique visitors per month, making it the fastest growing online audience of parents.
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