Project Manager

MacMillan Publishers   •  

New York, NY

Industry: Publishing & Printing


5 - 7 years

Posted 396 days ago

Macmillan is a group of media companies in the United States held by Verlagsgruppe Georg von Holtzbrinck, based in Stuttgart, Germany, which publishes a wide range of books, magazines, and digital products for the consumer and education markets. Our American publishers include Farrar, Straus and Giroux, Henry Holt & Company, W.H. Freeman and Worth Publishers, Bedford/St. Martin’s, Picador, Roaring Brook Press, St. Martin’s Press, Tor Books, Hayden McNeil, Macmillan Children’s Group, Flatiron Books, Macmillan Audio and Bedford Freeman & Worth Publishing Group. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to reflecting a broad representation of differences --race, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, physical ability, age, family status, economic background and status, geographical background and status, and perspective — in our workplace. The successful candidate for this position will be an employee of Holtzbrinck Publishing Holdings LP Requirements
Required Skills / Knowledge:

Experience and intimate knowledge of project management methodologies including planning, resource allocations, team management and costing. Must be able to manage to multiple deadlines; multiple projects; have excellent interpersonal and communication skills; the ability to process model and data model as required by the projects. Be able to understand the business requirements and processes managing them to a successful, completed project and product. Must be able to translate business or technical requirements into an organized approach to deliver the solution.

Experience Needed:

5+ Years managing complex business, technical and infrastructure projects.
Experience working in a Project Program Management Office.
Must have experience managing complex accounting/finance projects.
Experience with SAP Finance preferred.

Educational Background Required:

BS or BA in computer science, business or related degree. Background in accounting / finance highly preferred.