The Program Manager is responsible for building and maintaining Acumen Connect's Eduventure catalog. You curate each Eduventure - choose countries and cities, industry and academic partners, activities and unique experiences that create unique products for students across schools and universities. Acumen Connect is looking to hire a dynamic, take-charge and multi-faceted individual for this role, on a full time basis. Your work includes: Program Development - understand academic requirements of various disciplines and research locations worldwide for their programs Partnerships - identify and connect with industries, international schools, universities, and other such entities for Eduventures Market Research & Strategy - maintain a strong repository of information on industry trends, global best practices and competitors to define product strategy We need a candidate who can be a strategic vertical owner with innovative ideas, comfort with data, strong leadership skills and a passion for growth. -- At Acumen Connect, we curate the highest-quality study tours and academic immersion programs across the globe. These Eduventures are tailored to best supplement classroom teachings, each providing holistic learning experiences through visits to leading industries and research centers, places of historical and cultural importance and student building activities. For more details, visit www.acumenconnect.in
• Ownership of Program Office activities covering all aspects of program delivery & participants learning experience • Coordinate with faculty to create best in class learning material - video, reading material, assignment • Support faculty and senior managers to ensure that participant’s learning outcomes are met and a high level of satisfaction is maintained • Be the first point contact for participants, troubleshoot queries and manage discussions • Assist program director and senior operations and academics managers in planning on-campus sessions, preparing schedules, evaluation, grading and coordinating with faculty (including senior professionals from the industry) • Monitor participants’ performance and various program trackers to ensure the program is running well in areas of responsibility and escalate cases as needed • Collate learning material, solutions and grades from faculty and upload to the LMS • Review course videos to ensure quality • Ensure infrastructure and technology readiness during on-campus sessions and live webinars during weekends and be available to ensure smooth operations and delivery • Manage, identify and implement processes for smoother program management to ensure a consistent and trouble free learning experience • Coordinate with IT and Admin to ensure smooth execution at various locations • Travel to other cities as needed to manage residencies
Program & Project management of the projects being done for clients across the globe. Experience of agile methodology along with managing projects with multi-site teams. Willing to travel and stay at customer site for few months as needed.
Experience in project management, account management, delivery management. With core technology strength with initial experience of delivery. Should have worked in web technology as developer for at least 5 to 7 years. Strong Delivery Leadership, Manage delivery of multiple projects meeting the key performance objectives. Experience in Managing Complex Projects & Support Engagements. Ability to assess true status of the delivery/project through proactive Delivery Review, Identifying risks and implementing corrective actions. Ability to get into details and troubleshoot based on situation demand. Experience in people management. Experience to lead a large team. Delivery Industrialization. Identifying and taking up new initiatives around Delivery Optimization Managing Troubled Projects Experience of turning them around Building a high performing organization Recruitment and team building experience Budget control and budget management Strong technology background, hands-on experience on development, requirement gathering, effort estimation. Strong Agile process understanding. With experience to track projects on JIRA Excellent People Management skills Demonstrated excellence at presenting complex topics to both executive and technical personnel Should have strong client interfacing skills and preferably spent time at client location for at least a year. Should have demonstrated good Orals and Written skills Good knowledge of Estimation methods, norms and industry benchmarks Strong negotiating skills Ability to be a high-impact player on multiple simultaneous engagements Resourceful with a solution-oriented approach and an ability to think laterally Must Have - Delivery Management, Customer Management, WorkForce Management, Cost Management, People Management, and Business Analysis.
The Mumbai Film Festival /Mumbai Academy of Moving Image (MAMI) is looking for a dynamic professional who is deeply interested in creating, designing and engaging with diverse film based activities across the year. Job Description 1) Conceptualise and pitch a detailed programme of events that the academy can organise along with necessary production requirements for each event. The focus would be to - Cultivate a 'new' audience and take our activities to all parts of the city. This could also involve tapping the school and college space. - Offer more than just film screenings to the already existing audience - Identify the gaps and create a platform for skill-enhancement by planning workshops around the same - Create events that bring together other visual arts and cinema - Focus on enhancing the overall experience with each event organised by the club 2) Curate and design the flow of events for one complete financial year 3) Present a financial model and budget for the gamut of activities we plan 4) Initiate and plan relevant tie-ups and partnerships 5) Produce the events and manage on-ground activities 6) Manage and collate necessary user-data pertaining to the events
Sigmoid is a fast growing Product Based BIG DATA startup. Sequoia Funded & Backed by experienced Professionals & Advisors. Sigmoid is revolutionizing business intelligence and analytics by providing unified tools for historical and real time analysis on Apache Spark. With their suite of products, Sigmoid is democratizing streaming use-cases like RTB Data Analytics, Log Analytics, Fraud Detection, Sensor Data Analytics etc. Sigmoid can enable the customers’ engineering team to set up their infrastructure on Spark and ramp up their development timelines, or enable the analytics team to derive insights from their data. Sigmoid has created a real time exploratory analytics tool using on Apache SPARK which not only vastly improves performance but also reduces the cost. A user can quickly analyse huge volumes of data, filter through multiple dimensions, compare results across time periods and carry out root cause analysis in a matter of seconds. Leading organisations across industry verticals are currently using Sigmoid’s platform in production to create success stories. Key Responsibilities: -Own scoping, project delivery and client communication for multiple projects. -Lead, motivate and coach project team members. -Building and managing strong client relationships. -Responsible for successful timely delivery of projects. Provide thought leadership and innovation within and across projects. -Develop and implement specific frameworks and processes for smooth execution. -Contribute to Sigmoid’s capability building and knowledge creation. Play an active role in growth related initiatives (e.g. recruiting, training, etc.) Minimum Qualifications: Min 7+ years experience with managing technical projects. -Min 4+ Yrs of customer facing role for end to end delivery. -Strong hands-on program and project management skills. -Good planning, problem solving & debugging skills. -Excellent communication, documentation and presentation skills. -Familiarity with JIRA, MS Project (GANTT Chart) or any other project management tool / issue tracking software. -Experience with source code management tools like GIT, SVN etc. Good understanding of SDLC and project management process. Preferred Qualifications: -Prior experience on a big data project. -Experience working with US customers/clients. -PMP/ Scrum Master Certification is a Plus. Salary is not a constraint for the right talent.
What will I be working on at Ather? The S340 has been built from scratch. Each and every sub-system except for the motor and the individual cells, have been designed in-house. To bring it all together on a brand new platform and offer an uncompromised ride experience to our end user is our ultimate goal. And that’s your challenge. As program manager for the Ather, you will Implement best practices of Scrum/Agile across the board in the organization Work with cross-functional teams to solve complex technical/technology problems Manage and maintain projects across multiple teams Work closely with engineering teams to identify risks on a day to day basis, look for mitigation, unblock technical teams. Work towards helping teams become efficient Resolve complex issues between teams through facilitation skills Report any impediments/red flags to the Program Management Office Excellent communications skills, both written and verbal What kind of experience do I need for this role? ·Total experience of 5-9 yrs and a relevant experience of at least 2 years in Project/Program Management. Should have good knowledge of a general product development lifecycle(s) Experience with relevant project management tools What should I have graduated in? BE/BS degree in engineering required with a recent background in program/project management; SCRUM/Agile friendly - understand best practices in Scrum/Agile. MBA and PMP/PgMP will be a plus. I also Demonstrated ability to communicate and collaborate effectively and work with a team. A “get-it-done” self-starter who not only gets it done quickly and smartly, but delivers high quality results. Proactive, flexible, and have impeccable follow through. Eagerly take on any tasks that need to be accomplished, keeping an open & positive attitude. I am a go-getter with the ability to multi-task and stay on top of a lot of things simultaneously. Apply HERE: http://jobs.atherenergy.com/
Sokrati, a leader in Paid Search & Social Advertising, provides an effective and results oriented technology solution to help ecommerce brands reap tangible returns on their digital marketing efforts. with a 200+ strong and smart team we are rapidly building mind-space and market share in the ecommerce space. Responsibilities: - Understanding Sokrati’s Org level goals and creating and executing strategies to exceed defined goals - Providing strategic insights on the landing pages, ad creative etc and drive knowledge management at an enterprise level - Own, manage and grow digital channel strategies for clients. Share and implement best practices emerging thereof. - Responsible for all regular (and ad hoc) reporting and analysis of digital activity providing crucial insights into further sales and marketing opportunities, and effectively communicating this to client - Identifying market opportunities and current industry trends and driving product/service value add basis such insights - Work with the leadership team to devise, explain and modify strategic plans Minimum qualifications: - MBA ONLY from MICA, S.P Jain (2 year program, Mumbai only), FMS Delhi, IIFT & MDI Gurgaon from 2014 & 2015 Batches ONLY. PLEASE DO NOT APPLY OTHERWISE. - Strong problem solving skills and an ability to do whatever it takes (within ethical boundaries) to achieve an established goal - Strong project management skills including demonstrated ability to think end-to-end, manage long-term projects and manage multiple projects simultaneously. - Excellent analytical skills and sound business judgment. A demonstrated ability to understand technology and appreciate tech challenges/enablers to drive Sokrati’s growth - Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to be personable yet persistent. Ability to work in cross functional teams and work with multiple stake holders with diverse view points. - Appetite for risk and be a strong decision maker Feel like you would be a good fit? We would love to hear from you!