Project Manager – Merchant Engagement

Chicago, IL, US

Job Description / Skills Required

Requisition ID: R13782
Responsibilities:

Develop and maintain comprehensive project plans
Project manage implementation of concurrent projects with global teams in a fast paced envi­ron­ment, while maintaining superior communication and documentation in a global distributed work environment

Facilitate and proactively drive issue resolution, follow-up and elimination of roadblocks

Lead regular project meetings and/or create and distribute regular written updates

Track, analyze and report results

Establish strong working relationships with colleagues and leadership across multiple departments to effectively collaborate to achieve results

Requirements:

3+ years of overall business experience; 2+ years experience where strong execution was necessary to drive business results in a fast-paced and demanding setting
Project management experience working to drive multiple initiatives concurrently
Strong organization, pri­or­i­ti­za­tion and deci­sion mak­ing skills, as well as strong written and verbal communication skills
Ability to work independently and escalate concerns to your manager swiftly
Proficiency in Excel, Project (or other project management software) and PowerPoint
Expe­ri­ence in Inter­na­tional / Global com­pa­nies and/or startup environment pre­ferred
Bachelor’s degree and/or PMP certification preferred

Groupon provides a global marketplace where people can buy just about anything, anywhere, anytime. We’re enabling real-time commerce across an expanding range of categories including local businesses, travel destinations, consumer products, and live or lively events. At the same time, we are providing advertising options and tools that merchants can use to grow and manage their businesses. Culturally, we believe that great people make great companies and that starting with the customer and working backward moves us forward. Community matters to us on an internal, local and global scale—it’s fundamental to our company’s growth and to the well-being of the world at large. We also value self-awareness, candor, lunch and WiFi. If we match with you, please apply to join us.