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Project Manager

Department:

Analytics

Location:

Seattle, Washington
JOB DESCRIPTION
The Project Manager position offers an opportunity to project manage E15’s strategic projects for its Amazon account.  The position will be responsible for the project management of large scale capital projects and strategic initiatives for this account. Sample projects include: new mobile application launch, new voice of the customer program launch, capital refresh projects, etc.  The Project Manager will support the subject matter experts on the team leading those efforts to keep the projects on-time and on-track. 

CORE RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Define project scope, goals and deliverables that support business goals in collaboration with all stakeholders, including senior executives, sponsors, business owners and field operations
  • Document and analyze information and processes to solve critical business issues
  • Build and manage (directly and indirectly) teams to meet the resource needs required of each project
  • Create and execute end-to-end project plans and revise as appropriate to meet changing needs and requirements
  • Proactively communicate project details across all levels of the organization and across multiple departments in a clear and concise manner
  • Coordinate project activities between team members, while maximizing their productivity to achieve project goals
  • Build internal and external business relationships vital to the success of the project
  • Resolve and/or escalate issues in a timely fashion
  • Identify, assess and minimize risks throughout the project life cycle
  • Create and maintain all project documentation pertinent to the project, including but not limited to, status reports, work plans, presentations
  • Understand team dynamics and adapt project management methodology as needed to ensure project success
  • Identify opportunities for improvement and make recommendations for change; identify flaws in logic or assumption errors
  • Enhance department and organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments
  • Assist in developing project management best practices 
  • Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations

REQUIRED SKILLS
  • Bachelor’s degree required; MBA strongly preferred
  • 5+ years experience managing large on-going programs
  • “Big 4” consulting experience preferred
  • Strong Excel and modeling skills
  • Thrives in a fast‐paced, dynamic environment
  • Proven ability to define and execute change strategies
  • Proven ability to influence and manage external resources
  • Proven business analytical capabilities to solve complex business issues
  • Proven ability to work efficiently and effectively under pressure in a fast paced environment
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills needed to communicate with all levels of the organization
  • Experience using data visualization tools, Microsoft Office/Project, and visual features of statistical software tools to communicate complex ideas to non-technical audiences

ABOUT E15
At E15, we are the spark that ignites. Our team delivers next-generation insights based on data, not hunches, to drive business in sports, entertainment, healthcare, campus, corporate, hospitality, and retail industries to help companies make forward-looking decisions to benefit their business and their guests. www.e15group.com


E15 is an equal opportunity employer. At E15 we are committed to treating all Applicants and Team Members fairly based on their abilities, achievements, and experience without regard to race, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other classification protected by law. 

The Company is not able to sponsor employment visas for this position