Director of Program Management

Director of Program Management

Job Title: Director of Program Management
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Georgia, USA
Salary: US$190000.00 - US$225000.00 per annum
Reference: HQ00075336_1530284772
Contact Name: Sam Evans
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 29, 2018 16:06

Job Description

Director of Program Management
Atlanta, GA

I am currently recruiting for a very exciting opportunity into a global leading organization who are looking for someone to join one of their most advanced and stimulating business areas as a Director of Program Management. In this role you will be overseeing multiple projects totaling a value north of $100+ million and sitting within a larger portfolio totaling north of $1bn!

The Director of Program Management is responsible to create and execute on the organizations engineering management operating system, manage projects as required, and contribute to strategy deployment of the business. This position will provide leadership for a variety of product, process and system development programs across customer platforms. You will be responsible for programs including technical, financial and organizational elements. You will interface with technical managers, software engineers as well as support functions. You will be responsible for close interaction and support of strategic business initiatives including proposal development, strategic planning and customer support and product development. You will achieve breakthrough improvements in program performance through development and deployment of cost effective and proactive processes.

Key Responsibilities:

Develop, deploy and ensure compliance of the strategic business management operating system and standard work. Support strategic planning (STRAP) and annual operation plan (AOP). Drive regular rhythm of staff meetings, communications, project updates and ensuring key deliverables are achieved.
Establish and own a programmatic Management Operating System (MOS)
Manage multiple projects simultaneously and understand project priorities in the context of client expectations.
Be the focal point for project delivery, timeline and resourcing issues
Direct and provide guidance for domestic and/or global team member(s)
Execute on scope, schedule, cost, delivery, and quality while demonstrating program
management skills in the following areas:

?Requirements Management and Fulfillment; Planning / Estimation, including resource, material, capital, and other needs;
?Scheduling, including resource-loading and critical path analysis;
?Detailed timelines, project plans, and funding budgeted for project deliverables and key milestones.
?Agile Earned Value Management;
?Risk Management (Identification & Mitigation);
?Reporting / Reviews, and Communications - Deliver scorecards and metrics reporting to drive better business performance
?Collaboration … capability to work across and influence multiple groups;
?Partner with key product management, business, PMO, engineering, customer and other representation to understand, define, prioritize, status, and deliver upon requirements within an ever-changing workload while still effectively setting, observing and re-evaluating project priorities often
?Facilitate forecasting and capacity analysis related to delivery requirements

Lawrence Harvey is acting as an employment agency in regards to this position.
Visit our website and follow us on Twitter for all live vacancies @lawharveyjobs