Are you a huge fan of celebrity news, gossip and custom analytics reports? Then you’re in luck, because this media giant would like you to spend “time on site,” as a freelance project manager handling analytics for the Audience Development team.
In this role, you’ll utilize your organizational skills and your understanding of media metrics to facilitate communication between the offshore analytics team and the internal departments. You’ll be the in-house face of analytics: fielding requests, gathering requirements, commissioning reports and helping non-technical team members in editorial, social, video, ad sales and marketing interpret the information you’ll provide. You’ll also be responsible for tracking the day-to-day activities of the analytics team, ensuring their work is progressing as planned and that requests are handled effectively. And you’ll prioritize all deliverables and team resources, proactively ensuring that work needed ASAP gets delivered quickly.
As a team member with a solid understanding of analytics for media properties, you’ll consistently work to identify analytics needs that other departments may not recognize, manage their expectations accordingly, and regularly communicate status to both the internal team and your offshore partners.
Top candidates will have experience handling analytics or related interactive projects at a media property, and have a firm understanding of digital metrics on various web technologies, mobile applications and related platforms. Understanding the needs and requirements of non-technical team members is a vital skill. Documenting requests, trafficking, expediting and managing workflow are also keys to success.
You’re known for being an enthusiastic problem solver, and you thrive on being engaged at all levels of the project. As the key point of contact for between the in-house and offshore teams, you’ll play a pivotal role in the success of the group. To that end, it’s super important you be able to work with and support a bevy of cross-functional project contributors.
“No” is not a word in your vocabulary. This brand is looking for someone who can come up with solutions. turning a seemingly impossible (or incomprehensible) request into a data-driven report that reflects the best the brand has to offer.
This is a smart, fun team working in the endlessly fascinating field of celeb news and style. This freelance gig could easily turn into a full-time job and, perhaps, a career.