Chief Marketer

Senior Program Manager

Morningstar, Inc.
Chicago, United States
2 days ago


The Group: Marketingand Communicationscreatesintegrated communicationsand campaignsthataim to make the Morningstar brand tribal.Consisting of marketing managers, designers, writers,corporate communications professionals,digital strategists,behavioral scientists,and more,this collaborative team servesourmarketing needs acrossour business.We are data-driven experimenters who work todeliver the right messages to the right people at the right time.We also drive demand by developing go-to-market strategies for Morningstar products.The team works globally to maintain a consistent brand experience everywhere Morningstar serves investors.

The Role: We are seeking an experienced Senior Level Program Manager to join our fast-paced Marketing organization. You will work closely with many senior leaders across the Marketing organization, including Brand, Communications, Events, Design and Product.

This role will define and implement a common Program Management Framework that scales across decentralized business units, including best-practice implementation of project plan management, resource coordination, initial implementation activities, and all governance associated with program rollout.

This role will create and deploy a consistent process and workflow by which Morningstar stakeholders outside of Global Marketing and Communications can engage for marketing and communications services. It will enable stakeholders to request, prioritize and execute for support across the marketing organization, which could include: portfolio marketing, digital brand experience, live events and experiences, design, social media, and corporate communications and/or public relations.

The position will work closely with the workstream leaders to prioritize key initiatives; develop project plans to outline implementation tasks; and establish consistent monitoring practices to measure progress towards those objectives. It will also work closely with Senior Marketing colleagues during these projects.

This position reports to the Head of Experiential Marketing.

Job Responsibilities
  • Creating the "first stop" interface/overlay for engagement with any central marketing discipline, including the appropriate standardized intake and processes that help determine resource needs, timelines, and decision-making processes.
  • Leveraging corporate technology solutions to create consistency of project inputs, management, and reporting across the Global Marketing and Communications organization.
  • Establishing the foundational toolkit, training, and skillset growth necessary for teams to follow a common project management discipline independently
  • Ensure the program strategy, rationale and connection to 'Objectives and Key Results' are transparent and well defined.
  • Assist project owners in articulating and documenting each initiative's short and long-term goals, key milestones and detailed tasks, progress to goal, issues being encountered and potential solutions.
  • Assist teams in the development and implementation of dashboards to monitor and track key metrics.

  • 5+ years experience as a Program Manager.
  • Strong working knowledge of Project Management methodologies, including agile.
  • Proficiency with digital systems, events, Marketing products and/or technologies.
  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills with the ability to use data and metrics to back up assumptions, recommendations and drive actions.
  • A demonstrated ability to independently solve ambiguous problems.
  • An ability to identify better ways of working at scale through building new mechanisms and processes, and the ability to deliver against lofty goals on time.
  • Excellent collaboration, with crisp and compelling verbal and written communication skills, including presentation skills and listening skills with the ability to present complex technical information clearly and concisely to varying audiences.
  • Ability to handle multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced environment.
  • A positive outlook with the passion for making things better at every opportunity.

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Job Information

  • Job ID: 59232473
  • Location:
    Chicago, United States
  • Position Title: Senior Program Manager
  • Company Name: Morningstar, Inc.
  • Job Function: Other
  • Job Type: Full-Time

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