Associate Project Manager, Platforms

Posted: 11/21/2019

Location: Universal City, California
Function: Marketing & Communications
Specialty: Digital Marketing, Web Production
Level: Manager (Supervisor)
Duration: Full Time
Salary Description: competitive

NBC Entertainment Digital is a fast paced, innovative marketing and technology group that builds award-winning digital products. What makes us unique from the rest of the burgeoning technology world is that we get to work with high profile, recognized content on multi-platforms and have the backing of a world leading Media Company. If you want to work on the future of television alongside amazingly talented colleagues, then this is the place for you.

Job Purpose:
The Associate Project Manager is a member of the Project Management Office (PMO) of NBC Entertainment Digital’s Technology & Product organization. As an Associate Project Manager, you’ll be executing on digital projects that support NBC’s streaming services, Shows and Sales campaigns. The Associate Project Manager’s primary responsibility is to ensure successful project delivery via effective team communication and risk management. This role reports into the VP, PMO of NBC Entertainment Digital.

Essential Responsibilities:
  • Apply project management principles and best practices to support digital development projects
  • Manage workstreams of larger projects or the full project lifecycle (scope, requirements, schedule, development, delivery) from project green light through completion for smaller projects
  • Develop timelines, track progress, escalate issues and mitigate risks
  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation
  • Provide clear and concise status to management, project teams and stakeholders
  • Facilitate meetings including scheduling, setting the agenda, facilitating discussion, recapping meeting notes and following up on action items

  • Basic Qualifications:
    • Proficient with Office suite and Atlassian suite of development tools
    • Minimum 1 year of Project Management experience
    • Bachelor’s Degree

    Eligibility Requirements:
    • Interested candidates must submit a resume/CV online to be considered
    • Willingness to work long hours and on weekends with short notice
    • Must be willing to work in Universal City, CA
    • Must have work authorization to work in the United States
    • Must be covered by Solutions, NBCU’s Alternative Dispute Resolution Program

    Desired Characteristics:
    • Proven experience with successful delivery and managing of digital projects
    • Adept in a fast-paced environment
    • Excellent organizational and multi-tasking skills with keen attention to detail
    • Strong people skills and ability to work across functions
    • Able to communicate clearly and concisely in both written and verbal formats

    At NBCUniversal, we believe in the talent of our people. It’s our passion and commitment to excellence that drives NBCU’s vast portfolio of brands to succeed. From broadcast and cable networks, news and sports platforms, to film, world-renowned theme parks and a diverse suite of digital properties, we take pride in all that we do and all that we represent. It’s what makes us uniquely NBCU. Here you can create the extraordinary. Join us.

    NBCUniversal’s policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender identity or expression, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, membership in the uniformed services, genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. NBCUniversal will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with relevant legal requirements, including the City of Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative For Hiring Ordinance, where applicable.

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