Project Manager, Strategic Initiatives at Integral Ad Science
Project Manager, Strategic Initiatives - Strategic Planning Office
Integral Ad Science (IAS) is a global leader in digital ad verification, ensuring that ads are viewable by real people in safe and suitable environments. IAS’s mission is to be the global benchmark for trust and transparency in digital media quality for the world’s leading brands, publishers and platforms. We do this through data-driven technologies with actionable real-time signals and insight. Founded in 2009 and headquartered in New York, IAS works with thousands of top advertisers and premium publishers worldwide. IAS is part of the Vista Equity Partners portfolio of companies.
If you are excited by technology that has the power to handle hundreds of thousands of transactions per second; collect tens of billions of events each day; and evaluate thousands of data-points in real-time all while responding in just a few milliseconds, then IAS is the place for you!
IAS’s Strategic Planning Office provides project and program management methodology and best practices to promote data-driven decision-making, tracking, and reporting of strategic priorities. The team is seeking a Program Manager to drive execution of the company’s priorities across the build, buy, partner, and integrate landscape.
- Establish and manage project expectations by creating project plans including 30/60/90 day roadmaps with milestones for major strategic projects and releases
- Provide transparency on risks and dependencies; formulate and communicate contingency and mitigation plans when necessary
- Communicate regular status updates via status reports, emails and review sessions with senior leadership
- Facilitate conversations with stakeholders to ensure progress against plans
- Work across teams: partner with Product to drive alpha/beta/GA go-to-markets; partner with Strategy to drive post-acquisition integrations
- Reinforce go-to-market framework and roles and responsibilities via assigned projects
- Contribute to SPO end-to-end process development and playbooks
- Organize, monitor, and measure KPIs for inter-connected projects; contribute to reporting strategy
The ideal candidate has:
- Excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills
- Experience with leading project management tools including Aha!, JIRA, and Asana
- Familiarity with planning and project managing partnerships, and post merger & acquisition integrations
- An impeccable attention to detail
- Strong collaboration and interpersonal skills
- Understanding of different project methodologies including project management (PMI), agile, SDLC
- Ability to adapt in an evolving environment and handle multiple projects simultaneously
- Ability to deliver high quality readouts and communication of project or program performance to stakeholders
- BA/BS degree or relevant experience
- 3-5 years in a project management, program management role; previous business functional experience preferred
- PMP certification a plus, but not required
- Experience working cross functionally, with multiple departments and stakeholders
- Experience with post-acquisition integrations preferred
- Familiarity with go-to-market and/or product launch processes
- Excellent analytical skills as well as oral and written skills to communicate complex issues in a concise, straightforward way
- Experience in technology driven industries. Adtech experience a plus
- Self-starter who can excel in a demanding, fluid, and fast-paced environment
About Integral Ad Science
Integral Ad Science (IAS) is the global market leader in digital ad verification, offering technologies that drive high-quality advertising media. IAS equips advertisers and publishers with both the insight and technology to protect their advertising investments from fraud and unsafe environments as well as to capture consumer attention, and drive business outcomes. Founded in 2009, IAS is headquartered in New York with global operations in 18 offices across 13 countries. IAS is part of the Vista Equity Partners portfolio of software companies. For more on how IAS is powering great impressions for top publishers and advertisers around the world, visit integralads.com.
Equal Opportunity Employer:
IAS is an equal opportunity employer, committed to our diversity and inclusiveness. We will consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, nationality, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, religion, disability or age. We strongly encourage women, people of color, members of the LGBTQIA community, people with disabilities and veterans to apply.
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