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Project Manager – Strategic Partnerships (m/f) (GER0101)

Job Details

  • Department: Finance
  • Job Title: Project Manager – Strategic Partnerships (m/f) (GER0101)
  • Reports to: Head of Strategic Partnerships
  • Location: Munich, Germany
  • Hours of Work: 40
 

WHAT’S YOUR NEW ROLE ABOUT?

 

DAZN is in need of an experienced Project manager to assist the Head of Strategic Projects in managing critical business matters. This role will assist in turning company strategy into action by bringing structured delivery expertise on multiple, large scale, complex projects simultaneously. This role will deliver strong organizational skills to ensure the projects benefits are actualized in line with business objectives in the most cost effective/efficient way. In addition to identified items on the pipeline, this role must provide an ‘out of the ordinary delivery’ service in situations where projects in crisis need rescuing. This role will be an essential bridge between Commercial, Marketing, Product, Operations, HR, Finance and Legal.

 

WHAT WILL YOU DO IN YOUR NEW ROLE?   
 

Managing business critical projects in urgent, high-impact situations ensuring top results whilst maintaining control of the situation and team morale

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Turning projects around (where applicable), to prevent failure and ensure success – rapidly gaining an understanding of the status of any project and assisting in quickly identifying and implementing fixes and solutions

10

Ensuring critical decisions are thought through by pulling together Commercial, Marketing, Finance, Product, Operational, HR and Legal heads to obtain the best results for the business

10

Creating project plans including migration risk, milestones, quality and details of business sign-off

10

Ensuring the project timelines are being met whilst maintaining the quality of the product and attention to detail to verify risks and realistic timelines

20

Flexible and responsive to critical business matters globally by being on call and ready to travel

10

Identifying and deploying resources onto current/new projects to support the existing team in transforming the project outcome

10

Regularly presenting to business stakeholders, ensuring they are kept up to date, expectations are managed and key dependencies are addressed

10

Ensuring effective project closure and handover with operational and maintenance processes in place

10

 

DO YOU HAVE THESE ESSENTIALS?  
 

Fluent German language skills

Project Turnaround experience
Technical/Commercial Project Management experience
Exceptional organisational skills
 

DO YOU HAVE THESE DESIRABLES?

 

Advanced written communication skills; able to prepare well laid out, easily understood analyses and presentations

Track record of consistently delivering high-value work to meet business needs
Experience supervising other professionals as well as managing upwards
Able to work independently and take initiative
Flexible, adaptive and works well in a very fast paced, high pressured and high impact environment
Articulately communicates information and adapts effectively to the audience; delivering influential business communications with clarity and confidence
Exceptional interpersonal skills and builds relationships with stakeholders and peers
 

THESE ARE THE DAZN COMPETENCIES YOU’LL NEED TO SUCCEED IN YOUR ROLE….

 

Planning & Organising: Ability to set priorities, goals and time tables to achieve maximum productivity

Communicating with Impact: Ability to effectively exchange information, news, ideas and meaning in a business environment
Drive & Energy: Self–motivated and driven to succeed, focused on results and passionate about the job
Flexibility & Adaptability: Ability to adapt to changing business needs, cultures, conditions and work responsibilities
Commercial Awareness: The ability to demonstrate an in-depth knowledge of Perform, its products and services, the Digital and Sports Media sectors, our competitors and apply commercial expertise and judgement to this knowledge to deliver better business outcomes

 

 

IF YOU HAVEN’T YET GOT A FEEL FOR THE CULTURE AT DAZN, THEN READ ON…

 

DAZN is a live sports streaming service that allows fans to watch their sport, their way, live or on-demand.  With access to the world’s best sports, fans can watch their favourite teams, leagues and players anytime, anywhere, for one simple, affordable price and with no long-term contract.  DAZN has over 8,000 live events a year and features the widest array of live sports ever offered on one TV service.  DAZN can play, pause and rewind anytime with no commercial interruptions and no long-term commitments.

 

We have a strong team with experts from Netflix, Amazon Video, BBC iPlayer, YouView and Now TV.  We’re launching into new global markets every year.

 

DAZN is currently available in Canada, Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Japan on most connected devices including Smart TVs, smartphones, tablets and games consoles. DAZN is a part of Perform, a leading global sports media group. Check out DAZN here.

 

 

BENEFITS

 

There’s more…… you’ll have access to the Perform/DAZN online learning portal (MindTools) and be part of our Career Deal, which aims to support your continued professional development. We also have a structured management development programme and a financially rewarding Refer a Friend scheme. If you fancy a move abroad; Perform are currently seeking the best talent in the world.

 

Find out more about what we do at http://media.dazn.com  and www.performgroup.com