Corporate Project Manager

Date PostedDecember 14, 2017
IndustryTV Jobs
Job StatusFull-time
SalaryNot Specified
Description:

Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a communications powerhouse! We are the largest and most diversified television broadcasting company in the country. Sinclair owns and operates, programs or provides services to more television stations than anyone and has affiliations with all major networks. Sinclair Digital group is focused on bringing the most engaging content to web, mobile and over-the-top broadcasting to audiences all over the country! Our success is the result of extraordinary employees and an exemplary management team who believe in a vision and are dedicated ensuring a great future for our employees. Whether you are an industry veteran or a just starting out, you can find it at Sinclair! We are advancing the world of Broadcasting and we want YOU to join our winning team!

Sinclair Broadcast Group is hiring a Corporate Project Manager. This role directs, administers and regulates new and continuing business projects. The primary responsibility is to drive project efforts from start to finish, managing the execution within the constraints of budget, schedule and scope while minimizing risk and ensuring adherence to established processes and methodologies.

The ideal candidate will have experience working in a large business-oriented environment and have advanced knowledge of project management methodology and basic knowledge of program management. PMP Certification will be considered but is not a strict requirement. Knowledge of the broadcast industry, digital industry or both is a plus.

General Responsibilities include:

  • Working across all Sinclair departments with the project owner and varied stakeholders to ensure scope is explicitly defined and documented and maintains integrity of scope
  • Managing medium to large process and business influenced projects
  • Maintaining project budget and cost adherence
  • Ensuring projects are delivered on schedule and meet quality standards
  • Managing contract statements of work for external resources
  • Establishing and executing a project communication plan, meeting facilitation; presentations and delivery
  • Demonstrating successful team leadership, stakeholder management, process adherence, accountability, learning agility and risk management capabilities
  • Thorough communication with project teams to identify all project risk and develop mitigation strategies/plans should they be needed
  • Identify alternatives or solutions to project issues encountered. Resolve day-to-day operational problems and conflicts and recommend changes or improvements
  • Provide regular status reports to clients and internal department managers
  • Conduct post implementation follow-up and reviews
  • Negotiation and conflict resolution when needed between team members or product owners

Preferred candidates will have:

  • At least 5 years project management experience
  • Demonstrated recent and verifiable success with large and complex projects
  • Proven experience managing in-house and off-site resources
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Experience with MS Project and Excel
  • Preferred experience with SharePoint 2013
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills

Sinclair Broadcast Group, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free Workplace!

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