Overview

Program Manager

Responsibilities

Find opportunities for improvement and process definition and propose projects to benefit the organization
Lead projects from discovery to launch
Build and maintain project plans and corresponding reports to collaborators
Manage communication between cross-functional teams with opposing priorities, helping identify next steps
Build project charter documents, define requirements and encouraged outcomes, and ensure projects move forward against timelines and deliverables
Identify success metrics for each project at the kickoff and report out on them during the retrospective

Requirements

4+ years of project management experience or 3+ years of program experience
Strong communication and experience working with different teams and people of all levels.
Experience crafting project teams from scratch
Interpersonal & analytical skills
Experience with conflict resolution and managing shifting priorities while maintaining control
Risk management and capacity to identify critical paths and bottlenecks and identify a path forward
Leadership skills with the proficiency to empower and focus teams to reach a meaningful goal as well as the capability to think tactically and strategically
Being human – knowing when to ask for help, reach out for support, or learn something new while keeping a positive attitude

Benefits

Fully Remote work culture – we hire globally and all of our roles are fully remote!
Bring your own device stipend – buy your own laptop with funds from Andela
Quarterly work from home stipends
Flexible working hours
Equity (as a part of compensation package)
Healthcare, 401k / pension (US only)
Andela Affinity Groups
Growth & development paths
Generous Paid Time Off, Parental Leave, Compassionate Leave
And more to come! We’re on a journey to reimagine global benefits at Andela

 

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About Andela

Andela provides companies with access to the top 1% of global tech talent. We identify high-potential developers on the African continent, shape them into world-class technical leaders, and pair them with companies as full-time, distributed team members. Accelerate your product roadmap while minimizing time spent interviewing, on-boarding, and training new hires. Andela is backed by investors including Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, GV, Spark Capital, Omidyar Network, Susa Ventures, Steve Case, Founder Collective, Learn Capital and more. Learn more about us at www.andela.com. Specialties