Project / Program Manager (Events)

  • AQUENT
  • Boston, Massachusetts
  • Jul 15, 2022
Full time

Job Description

Job Description:

Looking for a PM to coordinate events and large programs. This role will help support an upcoming launch in Sept and future programs.

Program Manager
Develop, maintain, and manage program requirements, plans, timeline, issues, risks and challenges. Support Managers to drive a program or projects. Work closely with program/process owners, stakeholders, and business partners to identify business change and drive the consensus necessary to adopt a manageable change strategy. Manage programs and projects involving multiple parties/organizations with conflicting agendas and business priorities. Lead cross-organization project teams towards targeted and scheduled outcomes. Engage with program/process owners, stakeholders and business partners as necessary to communicate project objectives, strategy, tactics, and ongoing progress.

2-4 years of program management experience, Bachelor's degree. Knowledge/background in software industry products/services/applications, with in-depth knowledge of products/services/applications preferred.
Must possess strong cross team/group/org collaboration skills; ability to foresee and analyze project risks, develop risk management plan and mitigate subsequent issues. The ideal candidate will have high-powered analytical skills and the ability to understand concepts and situations that pass by many others. Must have excellent communication skills to all levels, experience working with external vendors, strong project management skills, strong leadership skills, and demonstrated experience managing programs with varying degree of complexity. Proficiency in Office required.