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Program Manager, APAC

Chennai, TN
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This is a visible role that will manage projects & programs end to end. It's not a role for people who like to operate behind the scenes.Program management tasks including, but not limited to Identifying and documenting key objectives/goals & stakeholder needs and success criteria for the program, and translating them into measurable KPIs Aligning executive support for programs, establishing and maintaining key relationships Defining program and project schedules and resource requirements based on planning methodologies, deliverables, schedules, and tasks. Determining budget requirements and working with cross-functional groups to secure funding Facilitation, coordination and project management of cross functional team tasks and activities Working with functional managers to align required resources to project teams Working with cross-functional teams including QA, Engineering, User Experience and the like to ensure project task accuracy and drive resolution of issues and constraints Evolving program management process and tools to increase efficiencies of the Program and Project Management disciplines Communicating status, issues, and risks in a comprehensive manner that incorporates the perspectives of all stakeholders, in a timely manner Identifying and resolving problems, planning issues, and project changes. Escalation of unresolved issues requiring executive attention Leading program teams and projects through ambiguity to successRequired skills and background experience include 10 or more years experience with Internet/Payment industry in leading business programs, or Region-based programs involving product, technology, go-to-market functions. Experience in project managing both large-scale business and technology programs Able to interact flawlessly with executives, build relationships, gain commitments, and effectively ensure results with tact. The ability to deliver exceptional results with high autonomy. Self-targeting, self-actualizing, and self-righting. Expert communication, presentation and facilitation skills. Significant experience solving problems, improving processes, managing change and re-engineering business areas. Superb analytical skills. Significant experience in program management processes; knowledge of program and project management tools, templates and management techniques. Experience in gathering market needs and technical requirements from users and facilitating the creation of requirements and specifications as needed. Demonstrated attention to detail for program and project management related work. Nothing slips through the cracks no matter how big or how small. Able to plan and prioritize multiple tasks effectively. Able to effectively load balance and delegate across a virtual team whether as a leader or a team member. Keen to learn and adopt new technologies and processes. Able to work both independently and as a team member. Fearlessness and bravery and tenacity without being insensitive, naïve, or stubborn. Productivity that knows no bounds. A stellar sense of humor. A personal humility that startles us.Education and/or Relevant Experience College degree Bachelors or Masters. Experience with a nationally recognized Internet company/consulting firm is useful. PMP appreciated, but not mandatory. Basic Agile, Scrum Master, Process training.
Degree: M.Com. (Commerce) | M.Pharm. (Pharmacy) | M.Sc. (Science) | MA (Arts) | MBA/ PGDM | MCA/ PGDCA

Additional Degree: BE/ B.Tech (Engineering)

Experience: 10-15


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