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Program Director

Objective:

  • Strategize, implement, and maintain program initiatives that adhere to organization’s strategic objectives
  • Planning the programs from start to completion involving, budgets, processes, human resources, and their implementation.

Job Brief:
We are looking for an experienced Project Director to be responsible for supervising and organizing programs for our organization. You will be tasked with developing programs to support the organization’s strategic direction as well as creating and managing long term goals. You will supervise managers and inform management on progress and performance. You will also be in charge of developing budgets and operating plans for programs and writing program proposals.

A successful Program Director must have a strategic mindset, with entrepreneurial approaches and the ability to lead and develop their teams.

Key responsibilities

  • Initiate and set goals for programs according to the strategic objectives of the organization
  • Plan the programs from start to completion involving deadlines, milestones and processes
  • Develop budgets, strategize and produce plans for the marketing strategy, implementation strategy, for particular programs in coordination with the relevant stakeholders
  • Devise evaluation strategies to monitor performance and determine the need for improvements
  • Supervise all program and project managers involved to provide feedback and resolve complex problems
  • Discover ways to enhance efficiency and productivity of procedures and people
  • Work closely with project sponsor, cross-functional internal teams, assigned project managers, as well as external vendors
  • Identify key requirements needed from cross-functional teams and external vendors
  • Evaluate reports prepared by team to determine progress and issues
  • Ensure program operations and activities adhere to legal guidelines and internal policies
  • Keep senior management informed with detailed and accurate reports or presentations

Requirements:

  • 10 plus years of working experience
  • Proven experience as program director, manager, lead or other managerial position
  • Thorough understanding of project/program management techniques and methods
  • Working knowledge of MS office and program management softwares
  • Proven stakeholder management skills
  • A business acumen with a strategic ability
  • Having intrapreneurial mindset with its proven approaches
  • Excellent organizational and leadership skills
  • An analytical and innovative mind with great problem-solving abilities
  • Excellent communication skills

Deadline to apply: July 20, 2020