Wiley招聘:Project Manager

Position Title:                  Project Manager

Manager:                        Director, Physical Sciences, China

Working Location:           Beijing or Shanghai, China

Permanent Headcount

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Job Summary:

Wiley is seeking a Project Manager to lead strategy development and project management in applied research of China. Based in Beijing or Shanghai, the project manager will report to the Director of Physical Sciences—China, and work cross-functionally with editorial, strategy, products, marketing, sales and other stakeholders.

How you will make an impact:

– Evaluating the changing research landscape, seeing long-term strategic opportunities in applied research, and developing strategy plans and business growth initiatives to ensuring Wiley is positioned to win in China in the future.

– Have an in-depth understanding of applied research, exploring opportunities to re-imagine existing businesses, and enter whitespaces and adjacencies

– Look at the inorganic growth opportunities in China.

– Collaborating with diversified teams across the company to develop and execute key strategic initiatives

– Lead strategic project management across multiple business units and provide strategy consultancy support to internal and external stakeholders.

What we look for:

We are looking for someone with excellent planning, organizational and interpersonal skills, and is comfortable about interacting with and presenting to senior executives. This person will also display an outstanding ability to build consensus and effectively lead discussions toward resolution, coupled with an openness to receive feedback and a desire to learn and grow rapidly.

– Master degree or above is desired. Approximately 3-5 years of working experience.

– Proven track record to independently drive all facets of a strategy project from identifying the question, structuring and performing sophisticated analyses, and developing models and presentations.

– Excellent project management skills in areas including development of project operation plan, understanding & executing agreements, workstream requirements, road maps to ensure mutually beneficial partner relationships.

– Demonstrate the strong ability to influence internal and external organizations to achieve corporate goals.

– Be highly proficient in written and oral communications and be able to produce well written documents and presentations to leaders.

– High attention to detail, including proven ability to manage multiple, competing priorities simultaneously.

– Deep understanding of and experience in the academic publishing industry preferred.

About Wiley:

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Wiley may have been founded over two centuries ago, but our secret to success remains the same: our people. We are willing to challenge the status quo, move the needle, and be innovative. Wiley’s headquarters are located in Hoboken, New Jersey, with operations across the globe in more than 40 countries.

To apply, please go to:https://careers.wiley.com/en/position/project-manager-china-beijing-2