Project Manager - GPShopper


Chicago, IL

Industry: Financial Services


Not Specified years

Posted 264 days ago

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Role Summary/Purpose:

GPShopper is looking for a talented, passionate Project Manager to join our team to support special projects.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Create project plans and manage projects for mobile application implementations 
  • Manage and recap meetings, reviews and ceremonies to keep projects on time, within scope and at or under budget
  • Set expectations, review requirements, and report project status to external and internal stakeholders
  • Collaborate and build consensus among peers, team members and external partners for project success
  • Coordinate implementation activities with internal teams, clients, and 3rd party vendors 
  • Use project management tools like JIRA, Confluence and Smartsheets to plan and manage process, people and projects
  • Perform other duties and/or special projects as assigned


  • Bachelor’s degree and/or 3 years experience in project management or related field in software, digital marketing or internet enabled technologies

Desired Characteristics:

  • Demonstrated ability to work with cross-functional teams and handle complex resource balancing
  • Experience working with engineers/developers is a huge plus
  • Previous experience working with and communicating directly to clients
  • Developed business requirements and followed them from conception to completion
  • Participated in management of projects and implementations with both large and small corporate organizations
  • Advanced iPhone and/or Android user
  • Fluency in MS Office
  • Experience with JIRA, Confluence and Agileproject management techniques
  • Superior organization skills and adept at multi-tasking
  • Excellent written and verbal interpersonal and communication skills
  • An analytical approach to problem solving and trouble shooting
  • A “can do” attitude with an ability to hit the ground running and learn on your feet
  • Flexibility and a willingness to wear many hats
  • High level of initiative and can work well in a team environment

Job ID: 1800000468