RELX Group Communications Project Manager in Boca Raton, Florida

Communications Project Manager

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Location: Boca Raton, Florida, United States

The primary function of the Business Project Manager in this role is to plan, coordinate and execute client communication projects across business units. As a strong client advocate, this person will work with cross-functional teams to execute communication strategies that help build loyalty and positive experiences. The ideal candidate is a corporate communications professional with a strong project management background and hands-on experience executing communication projects. Experience in change management is a plus.

Accountabilities

  • Manage all phases of the project per the Product Development Process or Project Lifecycle Process.

  • Deliver assigned projects on schedule aligned with the critical needs of the business vertical or external customer

  • Proficient in all aspects, identifying, analyzing, tracking and monitoring, of the Project Management Body of Knowledge: Scope, Time, Risk, Cost, Quality, Human Resources, Communication, Stakeholder Management, Procurement and Integration.

  • Construct the Work Breakdown Structure for the project; demonstrate proficiency in using project management software tools.

  • Maintain ownership of and accountability for the project schedule.

  • Documents the necessary project artifacts, such as schedules and work plans, estimates, issues tracking and status reporting, to manage the project lifecycle.

  • Manage all relationships necessary for a successful project team.

  • Coordinates and facilitates project meetings and negotiates with staffing managers for project resources and other project needs..

  • Provide guidance to other RISK Solutions Management organizations on project management.

  • Represent Program Management in cross-functional teams within the LexisNexis RISK Solutions organization.

  • Ability to travel and manage project development across a geographically diverse engineering organization.

  • Identify and make recommendations for improvement to existing processes and procedures.

  • Maintains knowledge of industry trends and regulations.

  • Execute according to GTM and SOX guidelines.

  • All other duties as assigned

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree required or 7 years of equivalent experience; MBA preferred

  • At least 5 years of project management experience preferably in a corporate communications role and hands-on experience executing communication projects

  • Technology knowledge- training and experience/ practice of implementing technology-enabled solutions

  • PMI certification preferred

  • Lean Six Sigma Green Belt or Black Belt certification preferred

  • Enterprise Change Management Prosci's ADKAR Certification preferred

  • Experience in presenting to executive level audiences

  • Ability to operate independently and innovate

  • Excellent interpersonal skills, including the ability to work across a highly matrixed organization, interacting, influencing, negotiating effectively with all levels of leadership and peers

  • Successfully demonstrated leadership experience in a fast-paced environment, with frequent and substantial priority changes, challenging timelines and major resource constraints is desired

  • A results-oriented outlook with the ability to prioritize and deliver key initiatives

  • A take-charge and decisive person capable of leading large scale initiatives

  • Professionalism and strong communication skills

  • Experience with MS Office, and/or project planning software preferred

  • Travel may be required

At LexisNexis Risk Solutions, we believe in the power of data and advanced analytics for better risk management. With over 40 years of expertise, we are the trusted data analytics provider for organizations seeking actionable insights to manage risks and improve results while upholding the highest standards for security and privacy. Headquartered in metro Atlanta, LexisNexis Risk Solutions serves customers in more than 100 countries and is part of RELX Group plc, a world-leading provider of information and analytics for professional and business customers across industries. For more information, please visit www.lexisnexisrisk.com. LexisNexis Risk Solutions is an equal opportunity employer: qualified applicants are considered for and treated during employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship status, disability status, protected veteran status, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. If a qualified individual with a disability or disabled veteran needs a reasonable accommodation to use or access our online system, that individual should please contact 1.877.734.1938 or accommodations@relx.com.