Programme Manager - Amazing opportunity to join one of the Big4 Tech companies - Business Operations - Competitive salary & benefits
Our client seeks a highly motivated and experienced team player to serve as a Programme Manager to support annual country / region level planning. This position will play a key role in supporting the company's new planning framework, bringing together country level planning efforts across Business, Corporate Communications, Public Policy and other cross-functional teams. This is a unique opportunity to join their EMEA team in a truly cross-functional capacity; to support their platforms, products and services that bring the world closer together and build community; and to work on generating local impact at the forefront of technology in an exciting, fast-paced environment.
Coordinates annual strategic planning process and manages the strategic planning calendar
Builds appropriate planning templates and planning guidelines that can be scaled across the region
Drives standardization of delivery and activities to provide efficient service, as well as knowledge sharing and supporting related teams/projects.
Consults with Business and cross-functional Leaders and others to identify critical org wide inefficiencies, and to establish strategic initiatives, programs, and partnerships to address them
Creates and communicates detailed program objectives, plans, and status throughout all phases of program development
Supports change management through communication, influence, and training
Collects and analyzes data and information through quantitative and qualitative means to understand processes, identify root causes, and to make critical recommendations
Demonstrates sharp attention to detail in executing and reviewing work products to ensure the highest quality deliverables in the allotted time frame.
Integrates and synthesizes information from multiple teams, including business, comms and policy domain knowledge, in order to analyze complex issues, mitigate risks and solve problems
Travel as needed (up to 10% depending on location and assigned projects) and occasionally internationally (once COVID allows!)
Bachelor's degree in Business, Management, Technology or a related field
6+ years of program/project management experience in a business operations context
Experience solving problems using data and providing practical business insights through presentations and reporting
Experience communicating effectively with a variety of audiences (internal, external, 1:1 and at scale)
Experience influencing leaders through an understanding of business and ecosystem needs
Experience resolving and communicating about issues with both data driven and non-data driven audiences
Experience working with Excel to analyze data and develop reporting
High proficiency in the Microsoft Suite and collaboration tools / cloud services (e.g. Google suite, Quip, etc.)
Knowledge of financial modelling and budgeting
PMP, CAPM, or other relevant project management certification(s)
Ability to work in a global, fast-paced environment and under tight timelines to deliver high-quality results
Proven ability to collaborate with partners across multiple disciplines and functions
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