Project Manager

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About Company
Chennai
Job Info
Job Status: Open
No of Vacancies: 5
Date Posted: November 27, 2017
Expiry Date: September 30, 2018
Job Type: Full Time
Job Level: Any
Years of Experience: 2
Salary Info
Salary Type: Negotiable
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Job Description

Role Summary

The project manager supervises the complete life cycle of a project—from receiving the manuscript and paperwork for a project, analyzing incoming material, sending them in a workable format to supporting teams, monitoring various stages of production. The project manager ensures the end product is delivered in a timely manner, within the allotted budget, and with expected quality standards.

Essential Responsibilities

  • Engage with the publisher, authors and supporting teams on a day-to-day basis.
  • Plan and prioritize projects according to the deadlines.
  • Follow up on the progress of the projects, and ensure overall co-ordination of the work between various teams and departments.
  • Bridging the gap between the publisher and the production teams.
  • Analyzing the new projects received, understanding the clients requirements.
  • Keep the project on track as per clients SLA for all interim deliveries and meet final due dates.
  • Deliver final goods on time and within the budget.
  • Anticipate problems and escalate issues to key stakeholders and resolve issues and keep projects on course.
  • Send reports at regular intervals and respond to customer feedback with in the stipulated time.

Qualifications / Requirements

  • Under Graduate or Post Graduate degree in any field.
  • Two years in a similar role and industry would be an added advantage.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills in English.
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills.
  • Able to multitask and willing to dig into details and analyze problems.
  • Experience in MS office suite is essential.