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OKR Program Manager - Spectrum Networks

Location: Stamford
Posted on: May 13, 2022

Job Description:

Spectrum Networks is looking for enthusiastic, talented and driven individuals to join the best and brightest in gathering, producing and delivering stories that make a difference within a 24-hour breaking news environment! Our commitment is to engage viewers with relevant, timely news that's important to the local communities we serve.

Who we are: Spectrum Networks is a series of 27 hyper-local news and 9 regional sports networks owned and operated by Charter Communications, Inc. Spectrum Networks seeks to provide the most essential local news and information, cultivating relevant and thoughtful conversations that foster informed and engaged communities.

The Environment: Spectrum News is a 24-hour breaking news network which requires employees who are flexible and available to work various shift, including early morning, late evenings,
weekends and holidays.

Being on our team means --- You're ready to inspire and be inspired! You're passionate, creative and highly technical, driven to flourish in a competitive, fast-paced environment. You're fiercely accurate, with a desire to leverage your knowledge, skills and abilities to share news stories to viewers in our local communities. You're nimble, having the ability to pivot in an ever-changing workflow. You are a team player with a positive attitude and strong interpersonal skills. You have the ability to multi-task, meet tight deadlines and remain calm under pressure.

What we're looking for: The OKR Program Manager is responsible for managing, planning, monitoring and reporting on key projects from conception through implementation, with a heavy focus on managing the implementing Spectrum Network's OKR (Objectives and Key Results) goal-setting program throughout the business. Performs a variety of tasks, including managing project details, day-to-day operations, goal-setting support and guidance within the framework, data collection, reporting and communications to successfully drive project efforts and impactful results.


Plan, manage, and monitor key projects from concept through implementation.Manages day-to-day operational aspects of all assigned projects and gains consensus from stakeholders to ensure successful implementation.Lead and facilitate implementation of Spectrum Networks' OKR (Objectives and Key Results) goal-setting program throughout the business, including offering goal-setting support with the OKR framework, and ensuring efficient, smooth and successful results.Work with internal stakeholders and external vendors to develop and employ systems to track OKR progress across the network towards aggressive outcomes.Establish project management processes, trackers, and methodologies to ensure all assigned projects are delivered on time, within budget and meet high quality standards and leadership expectations using the appropriate tools.Meet with internal customers of an assigned project to monitor progress, provide status updates and reports and gather project-related feedback.Responsible for handling multiple projects simultaneously.Track costs and performance, internal stakeholder satisfaction, and other metrics required to ensure project goals and objectives are met.Work with finance and legal on project budgeting and vendor contracting as required.Performs other duties as requested.Qualifications:
Skills/Abilities and Knowledge
Deep understanding of the Objective and Key Results goal-setting/management framework (OKRs) and the value the system can bring to organizations. Experience facilitating and/or championing programs within an organization preferred.Ability to prioritize and organize effectively, managing multiple projects and assignmentsAbility to develop strong working relationships with peers and project members across all departments and levels.Excellent critical thinking skills and ability to predict and solve problems as they arise. Proven ability to perform effectively in a fast-paced, team-oriented environmentKnowledge and ability to use computer and software applicationsStrong Microsoft Office skills, with an emphasis on PowerPointAbility to analyze and interpret dataAbility to read, write and speak the English language to communicate with peers, leaders, other business units, customers, and vendors, in person, on the phone, and by written communication in a clear, straight-forward, and professional mannerEducation & Experience:
Bachelor's degree in related field or equivalent work experience2-5 Years Project management/OKR program participation and/or facilitation At least 2 years experience setting and tracking OKRsOur Culture: Every employee is an influencer and culture keeper. We expect respectful communication (despite pressure), openness to feedback, an eagerness to learn, and an overall positive attitude! Roles may require the following:
Overtime may be required to meet deadlinesVarying schedule due to, breaking news and/or daily news coverage requirementsProvide 24x7, 365 days per year, on-call support. May entail phone or physical presence at the facility for equipment failure or other disasters. This includes, but is not limited to equipment and power failures, loss of contracted services, storms or severe weather, and schedule conflicts KGN355 301689 301689BR

Keywords: SPECTRUM, Stamford , OKR Program Manager - Spectrum Networks, Executive , Stamford, Connecticut

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