Program Manager I

  • Location
    Durham, North Carolina
  • Job type
    Contract/Temp to Hire
  • Salary
    $ 55 - $ 62 / Hour
  • Category
    Information Technology - Project Manager

Work Location: RTP ( hiring manager stated role can be remote; however, would like for resource to be near RTP office). 
Cisco experience is a must 

Lead and complete large-scale, client-driven projects. Communicate with clients and customers to determine their needs or requirements. Develop, design, and implement improved business processes or solutions to meet consumer expectations. Assist with budgeting and financial status reports. 3 years of experience are required. 

Support execution of the overall Data and Insights strategy, assist in documentation of program and project planning, communication to stakeholders and achieving program/project deliverables and goals. 

Key areas of responsibilities include: 

Understand and executing program/project plans, managing day to day activities, and communicating status to lead and key stakeholders. 

Organize and document program/project activities, facilitate cross-functional team meetings and deliverable completion, and prepare periodic executive readout and metrics reporting as needed. 

Works with stakeholders to formulate and define overall program/project scope and objectives; define project requirements and deliverables. 

Monitors and communicates progress of projects to all stakeholders as required. 

Ensures that the quality of program deliverables meets key stakeholders requirements. 

Identifies, analyzes and develops risk response plans as needed 

Develops and documents lessons learned and best practices to share with the team and 

• Minimum Requirements: (“Must have” Qualifications) 
1.Bachelors Degree, MBA a plus 
2. Knowledge of Cisco's Business 
3. PMP or Program Management Certification, a plus 

• Desired Skills/Qualifications/System Experience requirements: 
• Strong communication skills including written and oral communication as well as presentation skills 
• Ability to communicate complex program and concepts to senior management 
• Must be self- managed, highly motivated and have a strong drive for results 
• Must be able to work with little management 
• Naturally able to exert influence, drive and steer teams in the right direction 
• Quickly earns credibility and trust with stakeholders 
• Ability to work independently and in teams 
• Time management skills, able to handle multiple projects executing in parallel 
• Working knowledge of Agile methodology 

• Additional role, initiative and group information: 
You’ll support Customer Experience Data and Insights - Business Intelligence & Analytics team to provide insights into our recurring business, drive growth, identify areas for improvement in operational processes and drive value for stakeholders 

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