Strategy and Operations Lead, Program Manager

Job Type: Fixed-term contract / Salary: Competitive / Job Ref: 001218
Location: London, United Kingdom / Date Posted: 29th April 2019

Job Description

Join one of the world’s leading technology companies as a new Program Manager for their global team dedicated to developing and managing the company’s largest and most strategic partnerships and providing best-in-class service for all of the company’s customers. In the role of Program Manager, you will be responsible for solving complex problems and driving large-scale programs that are global in scope and cross-functional in nature - among regions, products and functions.

Responsibilities

  • Structure and execute against strategic projects to solve for complex, ambiguous and potentially charged business issues for the global team’s ads organisation
  • Ensure global alignment across key initiatives via close partnership with regional and business stakeholders
  • Dig deep into and optimise associated processes and workflows to influence global consistency, increase productivity and improve overall operations across the team

Requirements

  • BA/BSc degree
  • Proven leader with strong project management, written/verbal communication and interpersonal skills
  • Exceptional partner who can partner with cross-functional stakeholders and influence successfully across levels and organizational boundaries
  • Experienced team player who has shown impeccable business judgment while navigating multiple dimensions of business, process and workflow issues
  • Enthusiastic problem solver who has a solid track record in executing programs across multiple regions and teams, and works well in a fast-paced, dynamic environment

Experience

  • 5+ years experience in program/project management
  • Process optimisation and program management expertise
  • Ability to multitask, prioritise and manage across multiple, often time-sensitive initiatives
  • Knowledge of Search, Exchange and Brand Ads space and support ecosystem is a plus
  • MBA a plus