Full Job Description
IDC is looking for a Director Project Management who will serve as a partner to the Senior VP and his senior staff in the Data & Analytics business unit as they focus on driving the execution of the business unit’s strategic initiatives. The ideal candidate will have strong operations management skills as well understanding of business, strategic and organizational issues. The ability to work across multi-levels with a global organization are critical to success in this role.
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Coordinate and oversee the activities and workstreams associated with the 6 global strategic initiatives within the organization by collaborating with the Data & Analytics’ organization’s SVP and Leadership team
Project manage the many change initiatives that are required and the end-to-end execution including assessment, development, execution, and measurement
Assure key meetings are prepared for, organized and the resulting action items are documented and followed up
Drive communication and prioritization within and across each strategic initiative
Deliver ongoing reporting, including monthly and quarterly reviews
Be a trusted advisor to the SVP in managing communications across the organization
Bachelor’s Degree in business management and operations
10+ years of relevant work experience preferred such as digital transformation, program management, corporate strategy, management consulting
Project management experience is needed
Highly organized and detail-oriented
Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to be a liaison across all levels and functions within the organization
Outstanding communication (both written and verbal) and presentation skills, including the ability to conceptualize information and concepts into effective visuals
Advanced Excel & PowerPoint skills required
Knowledge of business and financial concepts
0-10% travel may be required
This position can be in the following locations, Needham, MA or San Mateo, CA or Toronto, Canada
Successful applicants for this position must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. Requests for reasonable accommodation based on disability or religion will be considered on an individual basis.
About IDC: International Data Corporation (IDC) is the premier global provider of market intelligence, advisory services, and events for the information technology, telecommunications and consumer technology markets. IDC helps IT professionals, business executives, and the investment community make fact-based decisions on technology purchases and business strategy. More than 1,200 IDC analysts provide global, regional, and local expertise on technology and industry opportunities and trends in over 110 countries worldwide. For 50 years, IDC has provided strategic insights to help our clients achieve their key business objectives. IDC is a subsidiary of IDG, the world's leading technology media, research, and events company.
IDC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants and employees are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, handicap, race, color, religion, gender, gender identity and expression, ancestry, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or other categories protected by law.