Wiley is a provider of content-enabled solutions that improve outcomes in research, education, and professional practice. Our core businesses produce scientific, technical, medical, and scholarly journals, reference works, books, database services, and advertising; professional books, subscription products, certification and training services and online applications and education content and services including integrated online teaching and learning resources for undergraduate and graduate students and lifelong learners. The company's headquarters are located in Hoboken, New Jersey, with operations in the U.S., Europe, Asia, Australia, and Canada.
Project Manager, Content Strategy & Management
Wiley has been revolutionizing the way we share the knowledge of research for years and we want to bring this experience to life for our customers, including libraries, societies, authors, corporations and researchers through meaningful and engaging live, digital, and thought-provoking exciting experiences.
We are currently looking for a dynamic, results-focused Project Manager to join the Research Content Strategy & Management team within Wiley. The ideal candidate will be an experienced Project Manager leader with a proven ability to manage complex projects through the full lifecycle.
What You'll Do:
The Project Manager will support the establishment of process enabled technology environment. As part of the Content Strategy & Management (CSM) team, you will act as project manager for all RCM (Research Content Management) functions and teams and assist the VP - CSM in formulation and management of technical and process strategy.
Provide strategic support to RCM teams and key Research stakeholders who have leadership, operational planning and execution, change management, program design, and implementation oversight.
Engage with cross-functional technical / product leads and project managers to build a collaborative, scaled approach to developing and maintaining business process across the Research organisation.
The Project Manager will:
Build and manage the requirement/product backlog
Liaison with crossdiscipline team members to make sure that all parties are on track with project requirements, deadlines, and schedules
Meet members to identify and resolve issues
Prepare status reports by gathering, analyzing and summarizing relevant information. The Project Manager will establish effective project communication plans and ensure proper execution.
What You'll Need:
BA/BS degree preferably in engineering or computer science.
Direct work experience in project management capacity in technology or technology enabled area.
Experience working with Senior Leaders and remote teams.
Experience in JIRA and Confluence
System development lifecycle knowledge - Agile / Waterfall
Business Process Improvement Techniques; Information Modelling Tools; Report Writing Techniques; Presentation skills
Advanced level skill in MS Excel, Project and Visio.
High level of independent working uses own initiative and makes decisions effectively within parameters.
Wiley is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We evaluate qualified applicants and treat all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or based on any individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.
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