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Project Manager
Ref No.: 18-07575
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Title: Project Manager
Location: Chicago, IL

The Project Manager organizes client requirements into a clear Statement of Work and oversees the implementation of the client deliverables. The Project Manager will work closely with Account & Platform Managers to onboard clients and consult on strategy and also works with delivery teams to ensure timely and accurate implementation of the statement of work.

Primary Job Functions:
  • Scope client projects including: dynamic strategy, creative asset guidelines, and initial production requirements
  • Consults with technical teams to gather detail that will be written into the Statement of Work for client approval
  • Consults with Sales, Account, and technical implementation teams to gather detail that will be written into the Messaging Matrix for client approval
  • Manage change during projects, including scope, resources, timing, costs, and success criteria in collaboration with Account team and Creative and Tech leads.
  • Ensure that project deliverables meet time specifications and quality goals, that deliverables are on schedule and within specification and budget for a given project
  • Communicate and act as point of contact across a range of internal and external departments, seeing solutions projects through to completion.
  • Provide technical consultative support to internal and external stakeholders.
  • Work with Technical Account Managers to improve your own and the teams understanding of team capabilities, and to share experiences, issues, and resolutions for different situations & problems.

  • Lead the technical feasibility review, including client site tagging analysis, and segment setup with the Feeds team
  • Write up and gather requirements for the Statement of Work
  • Oversees the SOW & Strategy Matrix Approval Process
  • Create and manage Production & Feeds Estimates
  • Pulls in key creative stakeholder (Feeds, Production and Studio)
  • Internal lead to deliver creative (including Feeds) on time

Desired Skills:
  • At least 3 years of experience managing multiple projects in quick turnaround environments
  • Ability to manage multiple complex and integrated technical programs requiring resources spanning many functional groups
  • Experience working with feed based ads and an understanding of feed and API structures.
  • Knowledge of the typical creative process between designers and developers.
  • Ability to translate requirements from high level client conversations to action items for designers and developers.
  • Attention to detail is vital to ensure that all requirements are accurately communicated between teams
  • Project plan preparation and ownership through project delivery
  • Manage and own project delivery within budget, scope, quality and time requirements
  • Risk & issues identification and management throughout the project
  • Create documentation for projects including plans, Gantt charts, resource plans, status reports risk logs etc.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills
  • Experience in mobile web design/mobile advertising or rich media production an advantage
  • Knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite
  • Knowledge of CSS, HTML5, and/or JavaScript

NTT DATA Services is a leading IT services provider and global innovation partner with 130,000 professionals based in over 50 countries. NTT DATA recently acquired Dell Services. NTT DATA Services emphasizes long-term commitment and combines global reach and local intimacy to provide premier professional services, including consulting, application services, business process, IT outsourcing, and cloud-based solutions. We are a part of NTT Group, one of the world's largest technology services companies, generating more than $100 billion in annual revenues and partner to 80% of the Fortune 100. Visit to learn how our consultants, projects, managed services, and outsourcing engagements deliver value for a wide range of businesses and government agencies.

The Company is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs. The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law. To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.