Project Manager Must have Broadcast Industry experience

  • Location

    West London, London

  • Sector:

    Broadcast Technology

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  • Salary:

    £500 - £525 per day

  • Contact:

    David King

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months +

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Strong Project Manager with good Broadcast industry experience required (this is a necessary requirement). Broad experience and understanding across the broadcast content supply chain is required. Experience with the end to end broadcast supply chain ie scheduling, content management and a lesser degree playout. This is from the creation of titles/acquisition, Scheduling, Media Prep and Distribution. Knowledge should include some of the following: Scheduling Software, Content Operations, Media Asset Management (MAM), some media engineering (understanding of Playout, Distribution but not the focus. This is not an engineering PM). Projects include software delivery within broadcast so you will need experience of this. The broadcast client is based in West London. You must be based in the UK and regular site visits will be required for workshops etc safety permitting.

Must be good at Managing Snr stakeholders to VP level and good experience with business change not purely technical within a broadcast environment.

This is to join a wider portfolio/programme of broadcast related application delivery projects, migrations and improvements and includes software delivery.

Methodology includes using Agile Squads, engaging with Snr stakeholders, understanding the current landscape. Initiating and kicking off projects, taking ownership, scoping, estimating, planning and delivering in a complex environment. Providing clear management, decision-making, communication, problem solving, advising solutions and driving projects to completion. Using the usual project reporting and best practice to ensure full visibility and successful delivery.

- Able to demonstrable Strong project management experience using real life examples
- Experience and process dealing with stakeholders and following correct process in getting decisions made
- Demonstrating process to deal with technical people while not being technical
- Soft skills - effective communication, clarity of thought and ability to communicate

This is a 6 month contract and will be based Outside IR35 based on approx £525pd pay to the Ltd company.

This is UK based initially remote with travel to London as and when safe and when needed.