We build sleek, state-of-the-art products accessible from devices and platforms. We thrive on creativity and the thrill of bringing big ideas to market faster and better than our competitors. Comprised of designers, art directors and front end developers, the team closely collaborates with editorial, technology, sales and customers to carry out our ambitious road map of innovation.
The award winning Dow Jones’ in-house Studio unit, is a fast-growing team of energetic writers, content and creative strategists, videographers, designers, photo editors and developers. The work spans a variety of forms -- short- and long-form reported articles, immersive digital experiences, documentary videos, data visualizations, animations and more. This is an on-site (NYC) full-time position. The Dow Jones stable of brands includes: The Wall Street Journal, WSJ. Magazine, MarketWatch, Barron’s, Mansion Global, Moneyish, and more.
The Sn. Project Manager will oversee Dow Jones’ advertising creative projects from pre-sale through to post-sale as a creative resource manager, cost management and production expert. The PM is accountable for planning and implementation, as well as tracking cost, resource time spent, project schedules, SOW’s, client timelines and creative deliverable output for specific projects. The PM will manage the client relationship as it pertains to the project output and will liaise closely with business leads to ensure successful production from end-to-end.
Maintain and grow customer relationships by gaining a thorough understanding of clients business and their objectives
Take a leadership role with internal edit, design, technology and production resources to deliver campaign components
Liaison with internal cross-functional teams on Ad Ops and Print departments for launch of campaign components
Review all strategy, copy and design based on a client’s marketing and business goals
Stay abreast of content marketing and native advertising trends in order to best service client accounts
Provide clear but thorough verbal and written communications to clients
Manage multiple projects and clients at a time
Identify opportunities for innovation and account growth
Develop detailed schedules, work plans and resource requirements
Proactively identify, manage and resolve issues and risks
Ensure project stakeholders and management are kept appropriately informed of project status and that there is sufficient record of meetings and decision-making
Participate and lead in client presentations
3 years project management experience
Bachelor’s degree. Related field of Media Studies, Communications or Journalism a plus
Understanding of the nuances of content development and distribution across platforms
Fluency with industry digital media terminology (eg. CPM, Impressions, SOV, SOW, GIF vs Flash), as well as will applications MS Office (Excel, PowerPoint, Word) and Google Drive
Experience with third party vendors (Mediamind, Pointroll, etc.)
Familiarity with online ad-serving platforms (eg. Doubleclick’s Studio and Omniture) and experience with HTML, Flash and Photoshop
Some travel may be necessary
Effective team player with exceptional organizational and communication skills
Ideal candidate is a self-starter, confident, energetic, positive, focused, dependable, proactive, resourceful and possesses a “can do” attitude
Ability to work well under timeframe pressure, handling multiple projects at the same time and posting colleagues on progress regularly
Willingness to learn development of new products across platforms
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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. EEO/AA/M/F/Disabled/Vets .
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Business Area: FINANCE
Job Category: Project/Program Management Group
Dow Jones is a global provider of news and business information, delivering content to consumers and organizations around the world across multiple formats, including print, digital, mobile and live events. Dow Jones has produced unrivaled quality content for more than 125 years and today has one of the world’s largest news gathering operations globally. It produces leading publications and products including the flagship Wall Street Journal, America’s largest newspaper by paid circulation; Factiva, Barron’s, MarketWatch, Financial News, DJX, Dow Jones Risk & Compliance, Dow Jones Newswires, and Dow Jones VentureSource.Dow Jones is a division of News Corp (NASDAQ: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV).
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