Job Title: Program Manager - I
Location: San Francisco, CA
Duration: 6 months (contract)
*Leading Software Company
**MUST HAVE EXPERIENCE WITH A PRODUCT LAUNCH
Responsible for support of large programs and product launches, creates appropriate documentation, including but not limited to: agendas, minutes, and capturing accomplishments.
Develops supporting documentation and monitors timeliness and scheduled resources for projects, develops & reports on project metrics, project planning & scheduling, collation and alignment of status reports, ensures compliance with practices, policies, procedures, goals of project sponsors and approved methodologies.
This position is for a highly skilled program manager with a proven experience managing complex marketing programs.
You must possess excellent communication skills, experience managing projects in a matrix organization, the ability to drive decisions and projects to completion, and enjoy working in a dynamic and collaborative environment.
You will need to evaluate data, utilize best practices and identify processes to improve/automate.
This position will require you to traffic manage Interactive/Creative projects.
You will be a part of the products & marketing organization. You must possess excellent communication skills, the ability to drive decisions and projects to completion, and enjoy working in a highly dynamic and collaborative environment.
2+ years of program management experience with a proven track record of delivering business value;
2+ years experience managing projects for commercial software products or online services;
2+ years experience successfully managing large programs with multiple sub-projects and project managers;
Understanding and ability to work in a matrix management environment;
Understanding the PLC process;
Outstanding organizational, detail-oriented, communication, and interpersonal skills;
Able to work well in a cross-functional environment;
Complete ownership and ability to solve problems
Ability to be flexible with a positive attitude and learn quickly in a dynamic environment; ------ Ability to be productive in a fast-paced environment with a minimal direction (self-started will be a plus);
Strong quantitative and analytical skills, proven ability to track and execute marketing projects Detail-oriented. Able to juggle multiple projects and tasks;
Motivates and drives others to succeed;
Ability to learn salesforce application to build tools is a plus;
Interest in technology and ability to develop application/tool to automate processes is a plus;
Experience running large scale projects and portfolios of projects, excellent understanding of program and project management processes and procedures, methodologies, best practices;
Strong MS Project, Word, Visio, PowerPoint, and Excel skills;
Understanding of systems for sharing and collaboration.