Overview:

Alliant is seeking a project management expert to join its Database Development & Technology team. Alliant operates on the forward edge of innovation in data-driven marketing, helping brands target consumers effectively in digital and traditional advertising channels. The Director of Project Management is responsible for leading the creation of IT project roadmaps and timelines, working with Finance and IT leadership to ensure budget adherence, and delivering consistent communication to the business on project status and deliverables. This highly visible position will report directly to technology leadership and will be instrumental to company growth & strategy.

The ideal candidate for this position will have a passion for managing multiple high priority projects, the ability to rapidly deliver issue resolutions, and should enjoy working with exceptional people.

Principal Responsibilities:

  • Execute formal project management methodology & SDLC procedures to create and manage detailed technical project timelines
  • Develop status reports, manage scrum teams, review deliverables, manage ticketing and tracking of development work in Jira, and project documentation
  • Oversee communication to internal team members, external resources and business partners
  • Address project issues in a timely fashion and identify and mitigate risks
  • Build relationships with all stakeholders while navigating change request prioritization and negotiations
  • Improve performance by fostering agile productivity methodologies throughout the company
  • Determine budgets and scope for internal resourcing; work directly with finance to properly categorize and allocate work
  • Maintain and grow a high performing project management team
  • Enforce corporate data security and compliance policies

Qualifications & Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in communications, information systems, computer science or a related discipline; Masters preferred
  • Must be PMP certified
  • Must have SDLC full lifecycle project management experience
  • 5+ years’ experience in project management experience with medium- to large-sized application implementations
  • 5+ years’ experience in client and customer facing IT management
  • 3+ years’ experience in resource business process mapping, planning, cost estimation, budget development and cost control
  • Must work effectively with all levels in the company (business and IT) with expertise in project management, systems analysis and design methodologies, and proven experience in executing multiple concurrent projects
  • Must have working knowledge of modern AdTech and secure data exchange technologies
  • Must demonstrate strong interpersonal, presentation and communications skills; should have outstanding writing skills and a mastery of MS Office applications
  • Must have a history of achieving project goals within the timeframe and budget allotted
  • Must be flexible, team-oriented and committed to having a good time while doing a great job
POSTED:

October 2021

LOCATION

Brewster, NY

TEAM

Database Development & Technology

TERM

Permanent, Full-Time

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Alliant is a leading data company trusted by thousands of marketers. We deliver highly predictive custom and on-demand audience solutions across TV, programmatic, social, direct mail and more. The Alliant DataHub — built on billions of consumer transactions, advanced data science and high-performance technology — is the foundation for profit-driven audience solutions. For more information, visit: alliantdata.com

The position is based in Alliant’s offices in northern Westchester County, New York. Alliant is an equal opportunity employer.

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