Farmers Insurance Senior Marketing Technology Project Manager in Woodland Hills, California

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Job Summary

Program Manager is responsible for managing the overall execution of new, fast-paced, diverse, critical, strategic programs from project initiation through post-implementation, primarily focusing on quality, cost, and schedule. These programs involve significant return and risk to the company, have approved budgets (IT and/or business), include multiple functions/departments, involve major IT efforts, impact agents and customers (directly or indirectly), and contain complex business, legal or regulatory issues. They can also involve multiple projects, phases, or work streams within the program, occasionally with the support of additional project teams. Position involves managing direct staff as assigned. May have Project Managers reporting up within a matrix reporting structure, as part of a program or project team. This position requires daily interaction with executives and other personnel throughout the organization, an understanding of business and strategy across the enterprise, and a focus on strong leadership, strategic thinking, facilitating issue resolution and timely decision making.

Essential Job Functions

  • Manage successful execution of large-scale, multi-functional projects or programs to support strategic initiatives across enterprise, in partnership with program or business leadership. Establish and manage a program/project team (including its reporting/organizational structure) and define roles and responsibilities of the team members.

  • Integrate all team members and multi-functional departments, to ensure collaboration and alignment, with occasional guidance from leadership and peers. Develop comprehensive project, communication, and change management plans. Effectively manage the program/project scope, schedule, and budget.

  • Effectively manage or mitigate program/project issues and risk. Identify key program/project metrics and establish process to measure/report results. Supervise, support, train, coach, develop, and evaluate staff as assigned. Support department portfolio planning and resource/capacity management.

    Physical Actions

    Required job duties are essentially sedentary work consisting of occasional walking, standing and lifting and/or carrying 10 lbs. maximum, and seeing.

    Physical Environment

    Required job duties are normally performed in a climate controlled office environment.

    Education Requirements

    • Bachelor's degree or equivalent specific relevant experience PMP certification preferred

    Experience Requirements

  • 7 years' experience in a project management environment Expertise in Project Management related software and applications, including MS Project, and the MS Office suite of products (Excel, Word, Visio, PowerPoint, etc.).

  • Must have 3 years of experience in digital marketing projects

  • Responsible for managing the overall execution of new, fast-paced, diverse, critical, strategic projects from initiation through post-implementation, primarily focusing on quality, cost, and schedule. These projects involve significant return and risk to the company, have approved budgets (IT and/or business),include multiple functions/departments, involve major IT efforts, impact agents and customers (directly or indirectly), and contain complex business, legal or regulatory issues. They can also involve multiple phases or work streams within the project.

  • Position involves managing direct staff as assigned. May have Project Managers reporting up within.

    Special Skill Requirement

    Expertise in Project Management related software and applications, including MS Project, and the MS Office suite of products (Excel, Word, Visio, PowerPoint, etc.). Excellent communication skills - both written and verbal

    Farmers is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce.

Job: *Information Technology

Organization: *Farmers Insurance

Title: Senior Marketing Technology Project Manager

Location: California-Woodland Hills

Requisition ID: 170005Z5