Project Leader - Storytel Reader

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Storytel is one of the world’s leading audiobook and eBook streaming services. We offer unlimited listening to consumers in 20+ markets, with several new markets launching in the coming year. Our vision is to make the world a more empathetic place with great stories to be shared and enjoyed by anyone, anywhere, anytime. Storytel, a Swedish company founded in 2005, is both a digital platform provider as well as a comprehensive publishing group.  

The Storytel Reader is optimized for reading eBooks. The Reader was launched in Sweden, Denmark, Finland in 2018 and in Iceland 2020. The Reader has been very well received on all markets. The goal is to increase sales in existing markets but also launch in new markets. 

We are now looking for a Project Leader with the goal of strengthening the team and future initiatives 

The role

The Storytel Reader Project Leader is responsible to ensure that all work in the Reader project is compiled in the best way. You will be the link between all stakeholders on projects regarding the Reader and when launching the Reader to a new market. Stakeholders in these projects and launches will be found in all functions within Storytel, and also within external contacts.

Project management responsibilities include the coordination and completion of all projects on time within budget and within scope. You will oversee all aspects of projects. Part of your responsibilities will be to set deadlines, assign responsibilities, monitor and summarize the progress of the project.

You will set up meetings according to project management together with Tech, Legal, Sales, Business Intelligence with the aim of setting the framework for putting a product on the market. You will also work with documentation and follow up processes in all departments and countries. The role also includes having a focus on sustainability and distribution.

You will be a part of the Swedish Team and report to the Sales Manager in Sweden,  but will also work and support the global team. 

Your profile

  • +3 years’ experience from similar jobs
  • Excellent skills and experience in project management
  • Systematic, organized and well structured
  • Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multitasking skills
  • Great communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Experience from working in global organizations’ is a big plus
  • Fluent in English and Swedish, both spoken and written

Relevant background and experience are important, but we are also looking for the right person. To thrive in this role you should enjoy being involved in several projects within a wide range of areas at the same time, be able to be a driving force in those projects, and be communicative. We think that you can see the balance between setting a clear structure and having frameworks while being part of a flexible and agile organization, where people get a lot of responsibility. 

What we can offer

Storytel is one of the world’s leading audiobook and eBook streaming services. We believe in stories, and we aim to be the obvious choice for all audiobook lovers.

Storytel offers a friendly, entrepreneurial and fast-moving work environment where new ideas and creativity are welcomed. We like doing things in new ways and questioning old methods. The Storytel culture - characterized by being welcoming and helpful - is important to us. We don’t believe in hierarchy and micromanagement; we highly believe in giving responsibility and having people grow alongside it. If you like to read more about us and our products, please have a look at www.storytel.com.

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Stockholm

Tryckerigatan 4
111 28 Stockholm Directions

Workplace

The Storytellers in 4 words?
Friendly, Welcoming, Helpful, Innovative.

Amount of coffee and tea cups per day?
Impossible to know, we like our hot beverages.

Number of orange headphones?
Thousands.

Times we celebrate?
Whenever we have something to celebrate. Which is quite often, we like to celebrate - preferably with cake. 

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