WATTS Digital Experience Project Manager in North Andover, Massachusetts
The Watts family of companies designs and manufactures valves and drains and related products that promote the comfort and safety of people and the quality, conservation and control of water used in commercial, residential, industrial, and municipal applications. Everything we design is made to keep the Earth’s most precious resource safer, cleaner, and more useful for our customers.Watts is looking for an innovative Digital Experience Project Manager to lead the delivery of critical initiatives to improve customer and employee digital interactions with Watts. In partnership with Marketing, this IT role will assume end-to-end ownership of multiple simultaneous projects to improve the online visibility of Watts brand and product information across our entire portfolio of brands and products.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES:
Define and manage project scope, financials, and schedule; organize and lead project status/working meetings; prepare and distribute progress reports; mitigate risks and issues; and track deliverables.
Facilitate Daily Stand Up meetings, Estimation meetings and lead overall Scrum process to ensure high velocity delivery of enhancements to stakeholders
Initiate and facilitate discussions between different business units and functions, balance conflicting viewpoints, and achieve consensus with key business stakeholders
Act as a liaison between key business stakeholders and technical teams to drive digital initiatives and partner with Marketing resources to negotiate and validate business requirements for Digital Experience platforms
Lead teams of IT and business resources during project testing initiatives to support successful implementations
Develop a clear communication plan to ensure regular communication with stakeholders at all levels, including facilitation of Steering Committee Meetings with senior leadership
Manage vendor relationship and on- and offshore resources to deliver projects and enhancements
Performs all other duties as required.
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
Scrum Certification or Project Management Professional certification is preferred
This position has no direct reports.
Manages outside vendors and contractors as needed.
7 - 10 years of Project Management experience working closely with business and IT resources
Experience leading Scrum Development teams
Excellent problem-solving skills with strong track record of on-time and on-budget deliveries
Demonstrated experience developing business requirements for Digital Experience systems and ability to distill complex business requirements, and then effectively communicate those to IT resources
Ability to partner with and influence colleagues as well as business leaders
Demonstrated experience managing global projects with multiple stakeholders in multiple countries
Demonstrated strong knowledge of web technology, experience with SiteCore Web Content Management System.
Excellent communication skills both verbal and written, presentation, and organizational skills
Up to 15% travel, including international travel required
Work in office environment
May occasionally be required to perform job duties outside the typical office setting.
*As required by the Americans Disabilities Act (ADA)
EMPLOYEE CORE COMPETENCIES:1. Collaborate Across Workgroup2. Initiate Positive Change3. Deliver High Quality Results4. Focus on the Customer
Develops Self & Others
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Watts Water family of companies designs, manufactures and commercializes high-quality, innovative products and solutions that promote the comfort and safety of people and the quality, conservation and control of water used in commercial, residential, industrial and municipal applications.
A $1.4 billion global company, listed on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) with presence in 3 regions and 17 countries.
Our extensive portfolio of products and leading brands range from highly technical to fast moving shelf goods and allows us to be present in the following categories: Plumbing & Flow Control, Water Quality & Conditioning, Drainage & Water Reuse, HVAC, and Municipal Waterworks. We strive to be the best long-term partner for installers, specifiers, distributors and OEM customers.
Plumbing, HVAC, Water Quality, and Gas
North Andover, MA, United States
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
About 5,000 employees