Associate Program Manager

Questar Assessment Apple Valley , MN 55124

Posted 8 months ago

SUMMARY:

The Associate Program Manager is a career track program management position responsible for providing support in one or more key areas of Questar's large scale assessment programs. A key responsibility will be to successfully deliver portions of projects according to the defined scope and timeline. The Associate Program Manager will collaborate with Questar Program Management and cross-functional teams, as required.

Activities may include schedule management, committee meeting logistical support, as well as participating in cross-functional planning and team, client, and committee meetings.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provide exceptional high-touch customer service to internal and external clients

  • Ensure deadlines are being met by project team and client

  • Manage to project timelines according to scope

  • Communicate continually with internal team members regarding status of program

  • Ensure client deliverables/assets are being submitted and organized

  • Contribute to solution discussions as necessary for programs and projects

  • Independently manage designated portions of client programs, as assigned

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS:

  • BS/BA degree in a relevant discipline

REQUIREMENTS

  • Minimum 2 years of business experience, which may include internships or relevant university experience

  • Strong knowledge of Office tools (Word, Excel, Power Point, etc.)

  • Experience in the education, assessment, or technology industries strongly preferred

SPECIAL KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Strong interpersonal skills

  • Proven ability to manage time across multiple projects

  • Proven organizational skills

  • Ability to work independently and manage own schedule

  • Ability to travel nationally - 30%

  • Must be authorized to work in the United States and not require sponsorship now or in the future

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Associate Program Manager

Questar Assessment