Project Manager, Operations
The Active Network, Inc - San Diego, CA

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ACTIVE Network (NYSE: ACTV) is on a mission to make the world a more active place. With deep expertise in activity and participant management™, our ACTIVE Works® cloud technology helps organizers transform and grow their businesses. We do this through technology solutions that power the world’s activities, as well as online destinations such as ACTIVE.com® that connect people with the things they love to do. Serving over 50,000 global business customers and driving over 80 million transactions annually, we help organizers get participants, manage their events and build communities.

ACTIVE Network has received numerous industry accolades over the past decade. Most recently, the San Diego Business Journal named our company among its Best Companies to Work For and just prior to our IPO last year the Wall Street Journal named Active Network on its 'Next Big Thing 2011' list. In previous years, we have been on the Inc. 500, Deloitte’s Tech Fast 500 and Promo 100 lists.

ACTIVE Network is headquartered in San Diego, California and has over 30 offices worldwide. Learn more at ACTIVEnetwork.com or ACTIVE.com and engage with us on Twitter @ACTIVEnetwork, @ACTIVE and on Facebook.

Duties and Responsibilities:
Develops and manages against detailed project plans, project schedules and costs estimates

Manage several medium to large scale system and process integration projects

Work with team resource managers to confirm and prioritize resources for projects or tasks as necessary

Track project status following guidelines and expectations outlined by the PMO

Communicate project status accurately and in a timely manner to ensure stakeholder alignment

Identify risks and their associated potential impacts

Drive mitigation activities to address identified risks; escalate to senior management when necessary with appropriate options to drive mitigation decisions

Manage against aggressive target dates and deliverables in a fast paced high energy environment

Assign and prioritize the work of the team with respect to the goals and objectives of the business

Interact with resources, vendors, clients, prospects, and management staff as required to ensure successful delivery of projects on time, within scope, and on budget

Work with external partners to coordinate resources and solve issues

Assist team members in their duties, tasks, responsibilities and functions as needed

Ensure the quality and timeliness of work products from the team

Assist in the generation, monitoring and adherence of annual budgets

Possess outstanding oral and written communication skills

Perform other duties as assigned

Required Skills

Education and Experience:
BA/BS

Certified Project Management Professional (PMP) preferred

Experience with IT, infrastructure, back office, network, and/or data center implementations preferred

Experience working on SOX or PCI compliance related initiatives is beneficial but not required

3 yrs. Experience in a Technical Project Management/Project Leadership role

5 yrs. Experience in technology related fields

Experience with the utilization of near or offshore development is an asset

Experience with AGILE project development methodology or similar is an asset but not required

Experience with process improvement methodologies (ex. Six Sigma) is an asset but not required

Metrics driven approach to measuring success of projects

Demonstrated ability to manage medium to large scale projects

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Analytical

Collaborative

Professional, Technical Skills & Experience

Results Oriented

Service Orientated/Client Focus

Excellent Organizational, Leadership, Decision-Making & Communication Skills

MS Excel

MS Visio

MS Project

MS PowerPoint

Required Experience

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