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IT Project Manager

As a Project Manager at Kaplan you will work with leading marketing technology solutions in the Nordics.
You will be a part of our Marketing Technology department (today 25 people; Backend Developers, Frontend Developers, Solution Architects and System Specialists) and create relevant costumer journeys and experiences daily.

As a Project Manager we expect you to have a broad technical understanding, technical background, strong communication skills and a consulting focus. It is important for us that you grasp the entire technical landscape, to understand how the customer’s system will be used to achieve high quality in customer communication. We expect you to have an extensive experience in customer management as well as CRM.

All our projects are unique and adapted to the customer’s situation and goals. They range from designing and optimizing data-driven communication across many digital channels to content distribution for personalized experiences. We are a team of developers, strategy consultants, creatives and analysts and lead technical projects where we work with the best tools in the business; Adobe Experience Cloud and Salesforce for market automation, Tableau for visualisation and inRiver for PIM. Most of the time, we work from our office on Sturegatan in Stockholm and sometimes from the client’s office.

As a Project Manager you will be responsible for anything from pre studies and development projects to new implementations covering multiple, complex systems and platforms. In your role you will have many responsibilities, some of which could be: managing both internal project resources and resources on the customer’s side and creating technical development plans. You are also expected to use your competence and experience to contribute to commercial questions on the customer side.

As Kaplan is a leading player in our area and is also growing significantly this is a unique opportunity to develop as a project manager and to leave your mark, both internally and with our customers.

The role
  • You will, together with the customer team, collaboratively develop and execute strategic plans for our clients
  • Analysis of business challenges, define, propose and help implement agreed solutions in tandem with the client
  • Coach and lead the team and other co-workers
  • Conduct creative workshops and presentations
  • Independently plan and execute less extensive projects
Requirements
  • BSc or MSc in Engineering or other relevant advanced degree
  • At least 5 years of experience working as a project leader, consultant or in a relevant position in a client organization
  • Fluent in the Swedish and English language
  • Experience in leading and coaching Developers in the implementation of projects
  • Preferable experience from CRM, e- commerce, Adobe Marketing Cloud, Salesforce etc.
Profile
  • Consultative mindset – you enjoy working close to clients, you look forward to solving their challenges, and you can think on your feet – former consulting experience is an advantage
  • Strong personal drive and commitment with a solution-oriented mind-set
  • Entrepreneurial spirit and ability to adapt to different market and customer challenges
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
About Kaplan

Kaplan is Scandinavia’s leading Customer Management firm. We bring in-depth customer insight and customer management services to our clients, through technology, strategic, analytical and creative solutions. Our team of 80 dedicated consultants work on a daily basis with insights from more than 10 million Nordic consumers, and constantly find new ways to earn their loyalty and deliver measurable results. We partner with our clients to help them transform into customer centric organizations, and to put customers first in all they do. We help them achieve what we call “True Personalization” – a customer experience that is truly meaningful to each individual.

We help out clients navigate the marketing technology landscape and are proud to be in partnership with many of the leading global technology partners such as Adobe, Salesforce, Tableau, Inriver and IBM. Having implemented and developed some of the markets most advanced solutions, we continuously innovate new features and functions that makes the customer journey smoother and more fun.
We take full ownership of our clients marketing technology journey – which includes:

  • Long- and short-term marketing technology roadmap
  • Advising regarding marketing technology platforms
  • Supporting and hosting marketing technology platforms
  • Implementations and migrations
  • Development and training
  • Ongoing campaign execution/management and marketing operations
Application

Please send your application to careers@kaplan.se as soon as possible as interviews are ongoing.

If you have any questions, please contact: Oscar Sandberg, Head of People & Operations, oscar.sandberg@kaplan.se, +46 708 579 569

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