Senior Manager Technology CCP

Location Atlanta, Georgia Job Number 178232 Brand CMG Corporate Services

Description

A key role on the CMG Technology team, the Sr. Manager, CCP works with stakeholders on both the technology and business teams to understand user needs and organizational objectives.  This position will need to be well-versed in industry best practices surrounding enterprise collaboration platforms and able to define strategy, develop product roadmaps, develop requirements, and lead a team from initial project planning to product launch and through ongoing user adoption. 

The Senior Manage, Technology - Communication, Collaboration & Productivity is responsible for the planning, creation of collateral for product marketing, and the execution of internal socialization and training campaigns to ensure product adoption rates are high. This position will also be the primary point of contact for feedback and feature requests.
Primary Responsibilities Include: 
• Work with business and technology stakeholders across the company to understand collaboration and productivity platform requirements.
• Build and maintain relationships with internal business and technology stakeholders, existing (Microsoft) and prospective vendor partners.
• Define and maintain collaboration, communication, and productivity platform strategies, their adoption efforts and related roadmap(s) that will address deliverables, requirements and timelines.
• Coordinate the integration of tools and solutions to improve the end user experience according to developed roadmap and timelines
• Lead the CCP team through full life cycle efforts surrounding collaboration platform configuration and development deliverables.
• Coordinate communications and training around the platform to drive adoption
• Develop metrics to assess the effectiveness and impact of communication, collaboration and productivity tools
• Manage relationships and communications with key business and technologies partners and stakeholders to evangelize the platform(s), market the solution enterprise wide and drive adoption across the enterprise
• Maintain ownership of and accountability for project schedules, task assignments, and overall progress around all facets of platform evaluation, selection, implementation, adoption, support and measurements of these efforts
• Provide effective communication and status reporting for executives and stakeholders



Qualifications

• 5+ years in an IT management role focusing on product management/implementations
• Substantial experience deploying/managing leading collaboration tools, including Microsoft technologies (Office 365, Sharepoint Online, etc)
• Understanding of enterprise social collaboration platforms and their integrations with key enterprise systems
• Demonstrated leadership of dedicated and cross-functional teams
• Have an understanding of managing cultural changes within the workplace and experience with developing cultural, collaboration, and transition plans
• Experience with Agile based work processes, and knowledge of project management tools and objectives
• Motivated, organized self-starter with the ability to work collaboratively to solve routine and complex problems effectively
• Possess strong interpersonal skills, good judgment and strong writing and briefing skills
• Ability to work independently, produce quality products and be results driven under time constraints.
• Must demonstrate strong facilitation and customer interaction skills.
• Strong desire to take ownership of IT portfolio and drive a product roadmap
• Experience with user experience design and/or creative processes
• Drive to design something new, innovative, and potentially disruptive
• Broad exposure to communication technologies and operational security issues and techniques
• Strong ability to manage multiple efforts simultaneously




Cox Media Group (CMG) is an integrated broadcasting, publishing, direct marketing and digital media company that also includes the National Advertising Platform businesses of CoxReps - the country’s biggest television rep firm - Gamut, and Videa.  The company’s operations currently include 14 broadcast television stations; more than 60 radio stations; six daily newspapers, more than a dozen non-daily publications; and more than 100 digital sites and services, like Rare.us, Clark.com, Dawg Nation, SEC Country, Hookem.com, and All22. CMG currently operates in more than 20 media markets and reaches approximately 52 million Americans weekly, including more than 31 million TV viewers, more than 3.5 million newspaper readers, and nearly 15 million radio listeners.  For more information about Cox Media Group, please check us out online at www.coxmediagroup.com.




Organization: Cox Media Group

Primary Location: US-GA-Atlanta-223 Perimeter Center Pkwy NE

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Team Leader

Shift: Day Job

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Unposting Date: Ongoing