Major League Soccer

Project Manager, Intranet Solutions

US-New York
ID
2017-1338
# of Openings
1
Category
Information Technology

Overview

Responsible for the overall direction, coordination, implementation, execution, control and completion of specific projects for the League’s Intranet. This position requires a mixture of skills and knowledge in leadership, communication, technology, content management, project management and user support.

Responsibilities

  • Develop, maintain and distribute detailed project plans for the League's Intranet
  • Establish standards, create efficiencies and streamline enterprise process and workflows using our Intranet solutions
  • Coordinate with stakeholders across the League Office, Clubs & 3rd party vendors on development and content projects for the League's Intranet
  • Incorporate project management methodologies into our Intranet project
  • Implement and manage an enterprise IT project management software platform
  • Coordinate project communication to ensure awareness by stakeholders, maintain accountability and continued progress on projects goals
  • Lead projects to deliver new content and enhance the functional areas of our Intranet
  • Measure project performance to allow for more effective business decisions (i.e. tracking project costs, scope, need for additional resources, project overlap, timeline adjustments) 
  • Maintain and distribute all technical documentation
  • Manages SharePoint projects and build solutions to improve efficiency
  • Deploys and supports SharePoint solutions, troubleshoots issues and translates user requirements to technical requirements

Qualifications

Education and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in computer science, information systems, or related field
  • 5-8+ years of experience in Information Technology project management
  • Project Management Institute (PMI) certification
  • Exceptional knowledge of Microsoft Office programs
  • Previous experience managing SharePoint Sites and sub-sites
  • Hands on experience with Office 365, SharePoint Online and Onedrive for Business
  • Experience working with emerging technologies and collaborative business tools
  • Proficient in Project Management software
  • Knowledge of Project Management techniques and tools

Required Skills

  • Superior organization, project management skills and attention to detail
  • High level of commitment to quality work product and organizational ethics, integrity and compliance
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast paced, team environment
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively communicate, both written and verbally
  • Proficiency in Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Demonstrated decision making and problem-solving skills
  • Detail-oriented with the ability to multi-task and meet deadlines with minimal

Desired Skills

  • Knowledge of the sport of soccer
  • Ability to travel and to work non-traditional hours, including evenings, weekends, and holidays 
  • Ability to work non-traditional hours, including evenings, weekends

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