Programme Manager - AI Solution. Big 4 experience preferred.
- Job Reference: DES1
- Date Posted: 27 September 2018
- Location: City of London
- Salary: £60,000 to £80,000
- Bonus/Benefits: Food, Laptop, Pension
- Sector: IT/Software/SaaS
- Job Type: Permanent
- Duration: perm
- Work Hours: Full Time
My client has built a world class artificial intelligence platform that gives companies a significant competitive edge in three key areas.
This role will involve working with 1-2 major consultancies in the first instance.
They are a venture-backed company currently in post Series B round.
About the role - What's your purpose?
Reporting to the COO, they are looking for an individual who can demonstrate good understanding of large organisations and the landscape within. As such to be successful in this role, you should be comfortable working cross-functionally, be able to define business requirements but also stay flexible to pivot frequently. This role will suit someone who has experience leading teams whilst remaining very hands on.
Role and responsibilities - What will you be doing?
Define the project strategy and streams of work in close collaboration with the project team and broader company leadership and in line with product vision
Identify and track key project KPIs to keep leadership informed
Lead multidisciplinary internal team of 5 to 10 ensuring coordination and cohesion between product, sales, marketing, and customer success empowering team members
Manage agenda and working relationship with external client team against project objectives in collaboration with dedicated account managers
Required knowledge, experience and skills- Who are they looking for?
Experience working with large organisations as clients doing stakeholder and project management
Ideally experience working for or with a big consultancy.
Experience managing, mentoring, and empowering multidisciplinary teams while building a culture of collaboration in a low structure environment
Outstanding organisational skills to manage multiple simultaneous workstreams
Ability to define project goals in the face of multiple competing opinions
Comfortable with an iterative and flexible approach
Curiosity and interest in building skills both across business functions and markets.
Benefits - What will you get in return?
Competitive salary - you'll be fairly rewarded for your hard work and contribution;
Unlimited holiday entitlement - so you never have to worry about taking off that extra week to pursue your hobby or spending precious time with your loved ones;
Company Macbook - having the reliable, quality tools to do your job is essential, and they will provide you with them;
Flexible working - whether you have parental responsibilities, or just need some headspace, they will support you in making your working life more manageable;
Opportunities to be challenged, grow, and develop in your role - progress is paramount, so you'll receive the support and guidance you need to help you achieve your career goals;
Snacks and fruit!
Monthly team lunch - a team who eats together, works hard together, and stays together!
Join their opt-in group pension plan (after passing your probationary period) - let's not lose sight of planning for your future;
Experience in a rapidly growing and diverse business - be part of something exciting, and be a key player in helping them grow for years to come.
This is a pivotal role and you are invited to apply now to be considered.