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e-Discovery Project Manager (VENDOR)

Anywhere, United Kingdom
  • Employment Type: Direct Hire
Our client, a top, leading international e-discovery service provider, is seeking a Project Manager in the United Kingdom. The Project Manager role is responsible for high level management, delegation, and execution of day-to-day e-discovery project tasks and will report to the Team Lead. The role involves concurrently managing multiple projects of varying complexity. The Project Manager will collaborate with attorneys, paralegals, IT personnel, and other members of counsel and/or the client legal team to ensure the successful completion of e-discovery matters. The Project Manager will also mentor, train, and delegate to members of the project team. The ideal candidate will have experience in the litigation support/legal industry and experience using Relativity. Resumes to [email protected].

Overview:
  • The Project Manager role is responsible for high level management, delegation, and execution of day-to-day e-discovery project tasks and will report to the Team Lead
  • The role involves concurrently managing multiple projects of varying complexity
  • The Project Manager will collaborate with attorneys, paralegals, IT personnel, and other members of counsel and/or the client legal team to ensure the successful completion of e-discovery matters
  • The Project Manager will also mentor, train, and delegate to members of the project team

Responsibilities:
  • Handles management of projects
  • Provides end-to-end oversight of multiple e-discovery matters and serving as primary client point of contact
  • Provides expertise and consultative advice regarding data collections, processing, review workflows, analytics, and production/export deliverables
  • Creates and maintains project schedules, including defining activities, sequence, dependencies, work effort, duration, and associated resource requirements
  • Develops and manages relationships with internal teams
  • Defines, communicates, implements, and monitors quality standards on all project deliverables
  • Plans and manages internal and external project communications, ensuring effective exchange of project information and deliverables
  • Serves as an expert on company’s review platforms and proprietary offerings
  • Forecasts, tracks, and manages project budgets
  • Successfully oversees multiple, concurrent projects
  • Generates and distributes standard data metrics reports and other identified KPI's on a regular basis
  • Develops strong client relationships through collaborative, consultative service
Qualifications:
  • BA/BS degree or experience in the litigation support / legal industry
  • Experience using the Relativity platform
  • Willingness to travel both domestically and internationally
  • Demonstrated experience managing multiple, concurrent projects involving cross-functional teams within budgetary and schedule constraints
  • Demonstrated ability to manage client expectations and maintain client satisfaction
  • A proactive approach to problem-solving and the ability to anticipate client needs
  • The ability to confront unexpected problems quickly and effectively
  • Strong teamwork, communication (written and oral), client management, and interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated ability to manage project teams, including teams of supporting project managers

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