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Senior Program Manager

Bally Sports

New York, NY 08-05-2022
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
  • Senior (5-10 years) Experience
Job Description
Bally Sports' mission is to build a transformative, participatory sports platform, anchored by the most exclusive and relevant live professional games, that provides fans a year-round opportunity to engage with content and communities they are most passionate about. We are looking for an experienced Program Manager who has experience overseeing the successful development of multiple, product, engineering, and complex business initiatives. This individual will work across a variety of stakeholder groups
on the management and execution of multiple project workstreams.

Senior Program Manager, Bally Sports+
• Organize product management programs that drive and evolve the video experience
• Develop fully-scaled project plans and communication documents
• Partner to build project scope, goals, success metrics and key deliverables to meet strategic goals - manage entire process of projects from start to finish
• Add value in technical discussions about solution design and implementation
• Discover and articulate technical and business requirements and dependencies on external development teams as deliverables evolve
• Collaborate with development teams to tease out implementation details and identify roadblocks before they occur
• Actively facilitate project retrospectives
• Manage stakeholder communication to define and report on project status and issues
• Identify and manage areas of risk/opportunity and drive resolution of issues
• Collaborate and coordinate strategic workstreams across multiple internal and external technology organizations and leadership to ensure alignment, and effective communications
• Work cross functionally and collaboratively across all teams to exceed goals

Requirements:
• Bachelor's degree and/or relevant experience
• 5-7 years in technical program management
• Experience overseeing programs/projects within SVOD, OTT services highly desired
• Expertise and extensive understanding of business models and end-to-end consumer lifecycle for a digital direct to consumer product is preferred
• Communicate easily to a cross-functional team
• Deep experience developing and reporting on metrics and KPIs for business goals, process improvement projects, and program management
• Ability to effectively influence and communicate cross-functionally with all levels
• Drive the definition of project scope, develop detailed project plans and facilitate the collection of engineering, operational and business requirements
• Poise to lead through influence, while contributing to a culture of teamwork
• Exceptional verbal, written communication, and storytelling skills
• Point of view on the future of sports and platforms/distribution models that are desirable to sports fans

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Jobcode: Reference SBJ-rvp6w7-3-236-225-157-42 in your application.