The Walt Disney Company Director, Program Management in New York, New York
We are seeking a Director of Program Management reporting to the VP of Data Strategy & Program Management to drive business critical projects, communications and operational structure development.
Responsibilities : Support development of framework for business critical projects and programs that stretch across multiple disciplines and business units:
Produce detailed project plans that roll up to major milestones.
Manage and surface issues and blockers across large strategic efforts
Translate product requirements into project plans
Determine issues that require executive escalation and generate clear support material to help drive swift and decisive decisions
Understand and map dependencies across different project streams and product roadmaps in order
Create efficiency and scalability by providing crucial insights to progress:
Compile and own weekly maintenance of trackers that assist executive management in understanding impacts of missed dependencies/milestones, jira rollups, hot project readouts and escalation trackers
Help to support, advocate and ensure compliance with process at the team, business and corporate levels
Facilitate operational meetings and working sessions, summarize and distribute meeting outcomes.
Basic Qualifications :
An ability to rapidly discern core blockers of progress against particular goals. Understand the difference and nuance between thematic hurdles and tactical manifestations of those themes.
Ability to conceptualize and drive prioritization based on impact to business, as measured by frequently differing value measures
Demonstrated ability to drive consensus across multiple stakeholders in a complex matrixed organization, without owning official report lines
Co-ordination and facilitation of discovery
Disciplined – used to getting things done in a large complex matrixed organization
Experiencing building and running a top-class team
Preferred Qualifications :
7+ years experience in program/project management, strategy or consulting
Experience interfacing with and presenting to executive management
Ad technology subject matter expertise
Integration experience across business systems
Experience working with large vendors and holding vendors accountable to schedules and quality of work delivery
Required Education :
- Bachelors Degree
Job ID: 563821BR
Location: New York,New York
Job Posting Company: Media Networks