A global leader in publishing and education/learning solutions - seeks a Project Manager with Scrum Master experience to aid in partnering with various stakeholders (individual contributors and C-Suite personnel) for their content platform efforts.
Act as Scrum Master to facilitate daily standups and work as the administrator of the scrum board
Create, manage, and update project schedules and timeline
Establish, document, and manage project scope
Facilitate review with the project steering committee, key stakeholders, and project team, and gain sign-off
Identify and manage project risk
Coordinate the work across multiple projects with other project staff from various functional departments
Act as a focal point for project problem resolution and escalation
Ensure the software development quality provided and delivered meets that in the agreed plan
Communicate with stakeholders and drive the decision-making process
Establish, track, report, and update as needed on project budget, actual expenses, and forecasts of remaining expenses
Education & Experience:
Bachelor's degree or equivalent work experience (master's degree or related technical training and management training education or experience preferred)
Recent grads are encouraged to apply
At least 3-5 years previous project management experience
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At Pearson, our purpose is simple; to add life to a lifetime of learning. We believe that every learning opportunity is a chance for a personal breakthrough. That's why our c.20,000 Pearson employees are committed to creating vibrant and enriching learning experiences designed for real-life impact. We are the world's leading learning company, serving customers in nearly 200 countries with digital content, assessments, qualifications, and data. For us, learning isn't just what we do. It's who we are.