- 1230 Macklind Ave, St. Louis, MO 63110, USA
GL group is a premier provider of literature, educational materials, and creative solutions that bring learning and imagination to the world. Family-owned and operated, GL group is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri and is the parent company for Booksource and Turtleback Books. At GL group we always strive to do the right thing. For our business, that means putting our people first. Our benefits and unique culture empower our employees at work and at home, fostering a family-friendly workplace where health, passion, and education are as important to us as the bottom line. As a result of our culture, we have continued to grow our business since 1974, providing exceptional service to our customers and vendors along the way.
Provide project management for the projects across the enterprise that require cross functional groups to ensure compliance with the organizations project management process. This includes the responsibility for delivering projects as planned and ensuring the status of these efforts are communicated to the project stakeholders as well as the Executive team.
Manages multiple cross discipline project efforts and team concurrently
Ensures compliance with the process and defined deliverables for the GL group project management process which includes the following:
Project Charter Development and Maintenance
Supports the development of the Cost Benefit and Market Demand Analysis for proposed efforts
Initial Project Estimate and Timeline
Facilitates Project Kick-off Meeting
Facilitates Phase Go/No Go Meetings
Revises Project Estimate and Timeline
Risk/Issue Tracking and Management
Communicates Project Status to the Executive Team
Manages the Change Control Process
Provides feedback on Project Team Members to the applicable leadership to whom they are responsible
Manages resource conflicts and priorities for active and planned projects
Executes assigned projects within the planned timeline and financial commitment
Provides Project Management process mentoring for stakeholders
Publishing industry experience preferred but not required
Manage project resources that are responsible to other leaders within the organization
Risk/Issue identification and management
Execution of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) Methodologies (Agile Preferred)
Coaching and Mentoring technical and non-technical resources
Process analysis and improvement
Strong written and verbal communications
Business and Financial Analysis
- Makes decisions as an owner
- Team first orientation
- 5+ Years of successful project management of multiple concurrent efforts that include both technical and business focused deliverables.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines. GL group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
If interested, please send cover letter, resume, and salary requirements.