. Manage all partner communications from daily, weekly, monthly, quarterly meetings
. Monitor and analyze ongoing deal metrics in order to grow the overall health of the partnership
. Work collaboratively with product and service teams to meet partner''s needs
. Analyze performance of accounts and report results internally and externally to partner
. Independently manage the full project life cycle, from initiation through implementation, including crafting of requirements and specifications, defining scope and schedule, obtaining approvals, managing tasks, leveling resources, and troubleshooting.
. Effectively lead cross-functional teams (business, operations and technology) to successfully deliver new business and technology initiatives.
. Working closely with Business Development and Sales Teams to foster new opportunities, deploy new solutions for Yahoo! and partner networks.
. Collaborate with other members of the Project Management team to set and maintain appropriate methodologies; provide recommendations for process improvements and best practices.
. Regularly interface and communicate with senior stakeholders and business leads across the organization as required.
. Minimum of 5 years of business experience, including at least 2-3 years of direct online media experience.
. Knowledgeable in the vertical area of Sports
. Demonstrated management skills and ability to lead cross-discipline teams in delivering programs.
. Attention to detail, ability to organize and prioritize tasks to ensure timely implementation of assigned projects.
. Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
. Solid decision-making and problem solving skills; ability to execute a number of parallel tasks.
. Experience in working with geographically distributed teams a plus.
. Must have university/college degree. PMP certification a plus but not required.