Project Manager

Cision US Ann Arbor, Michigan


Position at Cision US

Project Manager – Natural Language Processing (NLP) – Ann Arbor

PRIME Research is a global leader in strategic communications research and consulting. Active across a variety of sectors, we have the privilege of working with the world’s most valuable brands. Our progressive, in-depth methodologies provide clients with insightful metrics, tools and consultancy to effectively manage their PR, social and communications strategies. PRIME’s flexible, holistic and customized approach gives clients a competitive advantage in a rapidly changing media and communications environment.


Our Natural Language Processing (NLP) Project Manager plays a pivotal role in all insights team research, monitoring and analysis. They will work with communications clients and internal teams to conduct in-depth industry and client research to guide the ramp-up and creation of new topic dictionaries. They will also serve as a topic and technical expert for account teams, sharing best practices and recommendations for NLP setups. They will hold responsibility for on time, accurate set up of content analysis and will be expected to proactively voice opportunities to improve our content analysis and identify opportunities to improve processes and efficiencies.

The successful candidate will also exhibit strong technical facility, with the ability to quickly learn systems to manage social media content searches and our proprietary content management technology. They will also contribute to internal documentation and development of best practice methodologies as well as assist with overall content quality management.


  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to multitask and manage projects
  • Strong research and decision-making abilities
  • Ability to work across multiple projects under deadlines
  • Ability to work with teams in a global environment
  • Excellent computer skills and comfort learning advanced technical tools
  • Strong working knowledge of complete Microsoft Office suite, particularly Excel
  • Experience working with measurement tools, Postman or Rest Clients highly desirable
  • Experience with requirement gathering and quality assurance highly desirable
  • Bachelor’s Degree required; degree or experience in linguistics a plus

About the Company:

PRIME Research is a global leader in strategic communications analysis and reporting. We have approximately 500 employees in our research centers worldwide, who continuously monitor 15 different industries, including automotive, financial services, chemical, technology, and pharmaceuticals, in 35 key markets.

PRIME Research offers a challenging job and a friendly atmosphere. Successful candidates will work in conjunction with project managers in a highly motivated, innovative and international team in downtown Ann Arbor. Paid training on our operation system is provided, but independent work is expected shortly after training has been completed. Competitive wages are offered, as well as access to local transportation services.

Cision is proud to be an equal opportunity employer, seeking to create a welcoming and diverse environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status, or other protected statuses.

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