Digital Innovation Lead

New Directions Staffing

Digital Innovation Lead

We are currently engaged in a project that requires a Digital Innovation Lead on a  long term consulting to potential full time direct employee basis.  In this role, the Digital Innovation Lead will:

  • Manage various aspects of programs and projects related to the organizations digital and mobile applications strategy.  
  • Lead the strategy for the future iterations of a variety of mobile applications that deepens and enhances the consumer experience.
  • Manage mobile applications vendor relationship from end-to-end; including oversight of timing and resources.
  • Understand and prioritize feature and development backlog and analyze feedback on an ongoing basis to drive app improvements and optimizations.
  • Research partnership opportunities that enhance user experience and create a more robust mobile product.
  • Understand analytics, monitor and report progress, define and track milestones.
  • Identify, analyze and evaluate new opportunities, increasing program performance with analytics and determine measurable outcomes and return on investment.
  • Research and present briefings on trends, issues, practices and technologies shaping the future of the organization, the industry and digital experience.
  • Update and engage all stakeholders and senior leadership with regular communications, reports and presentations.
  • Provide leadership for the Strategy & Delivery leads, including Project Managers, and monitor program health.

The appropriate individual will have demonstrated experience in the following:

  • Highly digital savvy professional with experience managing complex initiatives that includes fluency with the digital space and current and emerging technology and a curiosity and passion for new and emerging technology.
  • Digital initiatives, specifically consumer directed mobile applications.
  • Data analysis experience related to digital and or mobile applications initiatives..
  • Proven full life-cycle program management or other managerial positions within digital landscapes.
  • Working with and guiding third party vendors through digital project design, build and completion and post launch planning.
  • Project leadership, organization, prioritization and time management skills.
  • A creative thinker / problem solver with superior verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interact effectively with upper management.
  • Highly detailed Program/Project Management skills related to maintaining schedules, milestone achievements, assessing impacts of changes, facilitating with prioritization.

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In order to arrange a preliminary interview, please forward a Word copy of your resume with your complete contact information. 

About Us

New Directions is a Rhode Island based Information Technology and Digital Talent Solutions Firm that provides consulting; project staff augmentation and traditional hire services for: Enterprise Software; Business Intelligence; and Enterprise Web Applications Design & Development.

Ranked as one of the Fastest Growing and Innovative Privately held companies for two years in a row by the Providence Business News, our success and subsequent growth has been based on leveraging our clients’ technology with talented people. 

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