Operations Project Manager

Paris, IDF, FranceFull-time

Company Description

We are music and tech fans hailing from all over the globe, working to make Deezer the most personal music streaming service. From data scientists to tech experts, artists & labels specialists to marketers, and even in-house music editors, our team is spreading the love for music to over 180 countries. Supporting local and international artists and bringing them closer to their fans is our mission - we believe music is about diversity, multiculturalism and togetherness. Ready to join the team? We're all ears.

Job Description

How about you:

The mission of the Project Manager is to ensure that the business is well-coordinated and productive and to infuse agility everywhere in the company. You will be in charge of business agility, to promote substantial growth while maintaining the company’s culture. 

You will define improvement areas, and design and implement relevant business procedures, ways of working and methodologies to facilitate ways of working.

As Operations Project Manager, you will have a transversal role and will be in interactions with C-Levels and most teams in the company, locally and centrally.

What you will do: 

You will be involved in transversal projects, from defining and prioritizing needs to fully implementing and perform post mortem of initiatives. As such your main responsibilities will be: 

  • Identify improvement areas of Deezer’s structure to infuse agility and culture
    • Analyze current ways of working and quantify optimization opportunities to align purpose, results and culture
    • Identify operational initiatives to facilitate collaboration and information flows
  • Design and implement new ways of working
    • Redesign, implement and follow up business procedures to ensure efficiency in operations, agility, and balance between teams
    • Leverage Deezer’s unique culture to bring teamwork to the next level
  • Support teams on the ground
    • Operationally support teams to raise business agility in their day to day activities
    • Support/Coach teams in the implementation of their own initiatives

Qualifications

What we are looking for:

  • 5-7+ years of project management experience focusing on continuous improvement, agility, process design… Ideally in a consulting environment. MBA is a plus
  • Analytical mindset, coupled with a strategic and business oriented approach
  • Team player. We stand strong as a team rather than as a sum of talents and are willing to accept feedback and share our know-how. Ability to work transversally in a collaborative mode  and build relationships across the organization. Ability to rally teams on the project to deliver expected results
  • Great listener. It’s not about pushing your own ideas but about understanding the issues below the symptoms and finding creative ways to solve problems
  • Involved. Everything you create is thought, reviewed, and shipped thoroughly. Your role is to make sure you closely monitor the results of your work and keep improving it through iterations over time. You move things forward
  • Open minded. You know the best ideas come from sharing yours with others 
  • Curious and creative. You know how to spot industry’s good practices and get inspired by them
  • Aware of specificity related to tech environment/scale up organizations and agility concepts
  • Great communication and presentation skills
  • Can collaborate positively within a fast-changing environment
  • Professional working proficiency in English, an additional language is a plus
  • Embodying Deezer values: Just Hack It, We are P.O.P. (Passionate Optimistic Proud), One for All, Believe In Better
  • True music fan ;)

Additional Information

Life @ Deezer HQ :

  • Start-up environment with an at home vibe and outdoor space
  • Kitchen stocked with free drinks and snacks daily 
  • Friday drinks & seasonal parties
  • Gym access, plus yoga, pilates and boxing classes
  • English and French language courses
  • Hackathons & meetups

We are an equal opportunity employer