Project Manager

Recruiter
Echobox
Location
London (Central), London (Greater)
Salary
Competitive
Posted
25 Aug 2020
Closes
19 Sep 2020
Job Function
Project Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

You will work closely with our Founder & CEO to plan and execute new, visionary products for Echobox.

Key responsibilities

Streamline the vision of Echobox and determine new product areas to move into.
Coordinate internal resources and third parties/vendors for the flawless execution of projects.
Ensure that all projects are delivered on-time, within scope and within budget.
Develop project scopes and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility.
Ensure resource availability and allocation.
Develop a detailed project plan to track progress.
Use appropriate verification techniques to manage changes in project scope, schedule and costs.
Ability to toggle between high-level strategic planning and executing the granular tasks.
Strong ability to analyse and interpret data to identify key opportunities in the market and optimum market position.
Understand markets, competition and customer/user requirements in depth to identify market opportunities, build business cases, and define product vision and strategy.
Working collaboratively with developers, CTO, sales team and data scientists to drive the delivery of best-in-class software products.
Prioritise issues so the team share the product vision and can do their best to deliver value to our customers.
Analyse the impact of product features, decide how to measure whether something is a success or a failure then provide insight so we can continue to improve the product in the right direction.
Build metrics and key performance indicators to track progress toward agreed upon goals.
About Echobox

We are a fast-growing, research-driven company building an artificial intelligence that helps online publishers overcome the challenges they face every day. Using novel machine learning techniques, we are revolutionising the publishing industry and have a track record of building things that others have ruled out as impossible. Leading names from around the world rely on our product every day, including The Times, Le Monde, The Guardian, Vogue and many more.

Our team is our best asset. We work with extremely smart and talented individuals, who all enjoy a high degree of responsibility and independence in structuring their work.

Do you think you have what it takes to be part of Echobox? We'd love to hear from you.

Requirements:
Minimum 2.1 degree (or equivalent) from a top tier university.
Fluent written and spoken English.
2+ years experience in project management or management consulting
Proven track record of implementing and managing change in business processes
An ability and desire to learn new skills quickly
Experience in data-driven strategic decision-making
Genuine passion for technology and startups
Experience working with cross-functional teams within a software organisation
Impeccable communication skills – both written and verbal
Experience working in Agile and fast paced environment
Excellent organisational, analytical and influencing skills, with proven ability to take initiative and build strong, productive relationships
Good tech understanding, having worked closely with engineering teams
Demonstrable analytical skills and a data-driven mindset

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