What you’ll be doing...

As a Sr. Program Manager you will support a rapidly growing business sales partnership between Verizon Enterprise Solution and a handful key Fortune 500 business partners. This candidate will specifically partner with Sales, Executive Leadership, Sales Operations, Strategic customer Engagement, Marketing, Custom pricing Operations, legal, Accounting, and Finance to drive deal velocity, scalability and visibility through specific deal management life cycle. Ingenuity and the ability to think outside the box will be a must in this highly ambiguous environment. They will be passionate about their work, self-motivated, detail oriented and have excellent problem solving skills. The ideal candidate will have superb communication skills, and will be able to communicate complex analytical results, both written and verbally, in a clear and easy to understand manner. A successful candidate will be a senior level individual contributor that excels at influencing without authority, dealing with ambiguity and is capable of operating at all levels. They will possess a strong attention to detail, a reputation as someone who focuses on the customer, key tactical project management task at and brings simplified solutions to complex problems and does what they say they will do.

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop and maintain project plans, identify resource needs, and manage project schedule; collaborate effectively across teams to define strategy, goals and commitment to timelines and deliverables
  • Lead the definition, design and roll out of a new program or key new features
  • Identify program goals and strategic initiatives at given timeframes
  • Act as the project lead to a product/tech team/business partner for the program and within the team
  • Create stakeholder facing metrics, weekly executive summary and reporting
  • Ability to understand and discuss technical concepts, software services and manage tradeoffs
  • Coordinate and manage acceptance testing including creation of test cases
  • Oversee comprehensive testing of systems changes and development of standard operating procedures and process documentation
  • Identify, assess, track and mitigate risks at multiple levels
  • Partner with colleagues to develop processes and systems that are scalable
  • Organization goals and metrics definition, tracking and reporting – are we doing what we said we would be doing? How are we doing?
  • Organize business reviews and planning activities to drive business assessment and specific outcomes.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher
  • Expereince managing large scale, cross functional complex programs

Even better if you have:

  • Demonstrated ability to understand and discuss technical concepts, manage tradeoffs
  • High attention to detail including precise and effective customer communications and proven ability to manage multiple, competing priorities simultaneously
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills with demonstrated experience engaging and influencing senior leaders, across functions including an ability to effectively communicate with both business and technical teams
  • History of teamwork and willingness to roll up one’s sleeves to get the job done.
  • Proven track record of taking ownership and successfully delivering results in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Superior problem solving skills
  • Excellent at MS Powerpoint and Excel tables
  • Extensive hands-on experience working across multiple disciplines, presenting findings to an executive audience and publishing findings in written format
  • Results-oriented person with a delivery focus
  • Handles multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.