Lead Project Manager

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Reference: 10858/IP/08042019

Are you a seasoned relationship manager that understands the complexities of navigating multiple stakeholders?

Have you successfully led projects on time, within scope and budget?

We want to meet YOU!

Key Role and Responsibilities:

  • Project Management
  • People Management
  • Portfolio and Relationship Management
  • Process Improvement and Collaboration

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Education and Experience:

  • A bachelor's degree or higher is required
  • 6+ years work experience (at least 3 years experience working as a project manager)
  • Good numerical skills as you will be working with budgets.
  • Superior verbal and written communication skills.
  • Extraordinary organizational skills, attention to the right detail and excellent follow through
  • Computer literacy. Proficiency in Google Apps, Smartsheets, Asana, JIRA is strongly recommended.
  • Strong creative problem-solving and decision making abilities.
  • Ability to be flexible and embrace change.
  • Strong people skills - your ability to build rapport with your colleagues is important.
  • Can-do attitude.

Other Desired Experience:

  • International travel experience, which will be beneficial when thinking through travel logistics and (when needed) supporting your team during a trip.
  • Ability to think critically and identify potential issues before they arise
  • Enthusiasm and the ability to thrive in an atmosphere of constant change

Working Conditions:

  • Working with university stakeholders and colleagues across time zones may require one to work outside of core hours
  • 2U is a fast-paced, high-pressured environment and you will be expected to keep up with minimal support.

Management Responsibilities:

Project Managers