Vendor Program Manager– 19909
Location: Remote, PST hours
Estimated end date: 3/31/22, can be extended!
The FastTrack QA team is seeking a Vendor Program Manager to support the work of the Quality PM and QA operations teams. Specifically, this role would be responsible for working on deployment of the Quality Program to D365 and includes managing the content management, including Quality Assessment Core Form enhancements and release versions, and coordinating the form’s release manifest with the FastTrack Playbook. We will build a roadmap to track our deliverables.
The Quality FastTrack team is searching for a passionate and experienced Program Manager to develop and refine strategy while driving key operational programs and priorities for the organization in close collaboration with the Quality PM team. This role is an integral part of the leadership team and is responsible for delivering scale metrics and business impact.
A Principal Program Manager would be a fast learner with 10+ years of technical organization experience. Candidates ideally have experience in Dynamics 365, strategic planning, critical thinking and organizational problem-solving skills, executive presentation and communication skills, conflict resolution abilities and cross organizational collaboration competencies with a demonstrated history of driving cross-organizational priorities. Strong verbal and written communication skills is a must.
Typical responsibilities include overseeing business program development, ensuring effective and clear organizational communications, driving ROB events and deliveries in the organization. Day to day activities include working closely with administrative and operations teams, driving change management within and across the organization and other needs while communicating with and managing technical and business executives.
Be a key resource to define and deliver the overall architecture that underpins the FastTrack System. Initial focus will be maximizing playbook investments, enabling “self-service” business workflows, and increasing agility. You will guide the necessary design decisions and work across teams to implement this vision
Data driven business agility is an essential element for our foundation as it is a cornerstone of FastTrack itself. Apply your knowledge and understanding of FastTrack operational and delivery processes to accelerate progress in this space.
Roadmap – Design and update the roadmap.
10+ years of Program Management experience in a technology focused organization
5+ years of project management experience in D365 with a history of shaping end to end business programs with articulated mission, performance criteria and stakeholder buy-in
10+ years of professional experience as a technical resource with regular customer or partner interactions preferred
Strong customer and partner focus in designing, creating, executing and operation of scale business programs
Exceptionally strong communication and presentation skills and ability to collaborate with different disciplines
Executive communication and presentation skills focusing on clarity and simplification of messaging
Focus on diversity and inclusiveness to enable creative solutions to problems and to encourage all to feel included
Strong focus on learning and growth mindset and ability to negotiate win-win in complex cross organizational situations
Background in Agile, and/or PMP preferred