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Global Project Manager

Finecast / London / Client Services & Strategy
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Job Overview

Finecast is made up of an expanding team of 200+ people spanning Engagement, Operations, Client Services, Marketing, Business Operations, Finance and Product, Data & Analytics functions.

Finecast is a team of individuals shaping the future of TV advertising and as such we set high standards for the people we hire and the skillsets they bring to our business.

We are a rapidly growing organisation that require a hands-on approach with creative thinking, strong communication skills and a passion for what we do that translates into real energy in our team culture.

There is no place for politics – Finecast is a fun, open, honest place to work where we support each other for our mutual success.

The role objectives

The Finecast Global Project Manager will be responsible for best practice delivery of strategic projects that are critical to the successful global expansion of Finecast.

The role will sit within the Global Operations function and will report to the Global Strategy Development Senior Director.

Role responsibilities

Project Management

  • Deliver consistently outstanding project management best practice – the ability to scope projects to a high level of detail and accuracy, creating and managing project plans, managing risk and planning resources
  • Effectively and accurately translate business requirements into technical requirements and non-technical requirements into design options
  • Resource cross-functional skills from across the Global team, wider GroupM network, Finecast markets and 3rd party suppliers
  • Help design and establish new processes, ways of working, operating models and consistent workflows with internal and external business stakeholders
  • Continually strive for improved outcomes and best practice across projects
  • Build trusted partnership relations with the operations team and broader stakeholder groups to provide coaching on best practice to continually improve PMO, change management and project management capabilities

Business Change Management

  • Understands how to drive business change and will implement best practice business change methodologies

Stakeholder management and adoption

  • Build a strong network across the Finecast businesses to help drive forward Operational business objectives
  • Deliver excellent communication, removing obstacles for own and team projects
  • Develop robust change and communication plans to ensure effective adoption of change. Take a key role in driving continued adoption of change post implementation

Candidate requirements

The ideal candidate will have hands on experience in technical project delivery

They will be able to collaborate well internally and externally to drive projects to completion, communicate effectively to articulate ideas and vision, and manage multiple stakeholders in complex projects. Ideally the candidate will have experience in multiple markets.

Essential criteria:

  • Substantial project management experience, ideally within operations
  • Familiarity with agile and waterflow methodologies, experience of working across tech and non tech projects
  • Ideally qualified in change management or with strong experience of leading change management, communication and adoption strategies and plans
  • Experience of preparing effective management reporting, establishing governance and chairing meetings to drive outcomes
  • Team work: a team player who is willing to pitch in to get the job done
  • Collaborative team player who works in partnership with others, a relationship builder with a can-do attitude, lots of energy and drive required
  • Self-sufficiency: ability to learn quickly with minimal direction
  • Creativity: ability to develop concrete requirements from unclear situations
  • Critical thinking: the ability to infer and ‘read between the lines’
  • A multi tasker: the ability to juggle multiple projects simultaneously while maintaining high quality output
  • Gravitas: ability to work with and gain buy-in from C-suite and executive leadership
  • Detail oriented: excellent communication skills and attention to detail
  • A proven track record of delivering successful project outcomes

Desirable criteria:

  • Experience of managing complex projects concurrently within a multi national environment
  • Experience of operating model, process and policy design
  • Experience working on projects within the media industry

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Finecast is a leading addressable TV company which enables advertisers to precision target viewers across on-demand, linear and live streaming TV environments. Finecast gives advertisers the ability to deliver targeted ads to audiences watching TV content across multiple broadcasters, connected devices, set top boxes, over-the-top providers and game consoles – all through a single point of access. Finecast optimises delivery across the entire addressable TV marketplace. With access to hundreds of different targeting segments, from socio-economic to life stage, purchase and financial data, advertisers can identify and reach viewers whenever and wherever they are watching. Finecast is part of GroupM, the media investment group of WPP.

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