RELX Group Project Manager Data Strategy in Dayton, Ohio

Project Manager Data Strategy


Location: Dayton, Ohio, United States

The Project Manager is responsible for establishing and leading strategic initiatives that deliver business value. Utilizing the adaptive PMO framework, leads a variety of projects including launching new products and services, application development, systems integration, operational efficiency improvements, process reengineering and infrastructure upgrades and deployments.


  • Single accountable party for defining, planning, orchestrating, and delivering a given strategic initiative

  • Delivers business value by ensuring end results are of the highest caliber with a clearly articulated scope and quantifiable business benefit

  • Manages projects often involving multiple internal and external constituents and matrix partners

  • Accountable for one or more initiatives including business, operational, and IT deliverables

  • Directly manages all aspects of the project lifecycle and works with matrix IT partners to oversee all SDLC phases of a project

  • Rigorously manages scope to ensure commitments are achieved within agreed on time, cost, and quality parameters

  • Validates financial forecasts and provides on-going reconciliation of resources and other related project expenditures

  • Develops communication plans and interfaces to execute on responsibilities

  • Serves as a subject matter expert in routinely briefing key stakeholders on different aspects of assigned initiatives

  • Represents the project in various project governance and inter-department forums

  • Chairs applicable team meetings to review progress with key constituents

  • Defines and tracks project milestones while developing, maintaining, and reporting on an overall integrated delivery plan

  • Develops the project charter, integrated project plan, resource plan, contingency plan, and related project management artifacts

  • Publishes periodic project status reports

  • Proposes recommendations and adjustments to achieve project goals

Basic Qualifications:

  • Stakeholder Partnership: Proven ability to quickly earn the trust of sponsors and key stakeholders; mobilize and motivate teams; set direction and approach; resolve conflict; deliver tough messages with grace; execute with limited information and ambiguity

  • Ability to navigate a highly matrixed organization effectively

  • Solid influencing skills

  • Sound business and technical acumen

  • Experience with stakeholder management

  • Focused and versatile team player that is comfortable under pressure

  • Ability to communicate at all levels with clarity and precision both written and verbally

  • Good presentation skills

  • 5+ years’ experience leading complex technology projects

  • Project Team Leadership: Ability to remove barriers and enable teams to complete their objectives

  • Demonstrated, applied experience establishing and delivering complex projects

  • Strong problem-solving and critical-thinking skills

  • Proven core project management skills including multiple aspects of the PMBOK

  • Extensive knowledge and expertise in the use of project management and SDLC methodologies and tools

  • Professional certifications such as PMI PMP, Scrum Master and other relevant qualifications considered a plus

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