This role will be based in either New York City, Chicago, San Francisco or Sunnyvale depending on what the candidate approved for hire chooses.
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We are looking for a Global Program Manager to join our LinkedIn Talent Solutions (LTS) - Sales Readiness Team. We are responsible for bringing innovative sales enablement solutions to our salesforce. This includes new product and product update changes, sales skills training, sales methodology, portfolio selling and productivity tools.
The Global Program Manager will be reporting into the Senior Global Program Manager and is responsible for building and leading global cross-functional project teams to ensure programs are successfully deployed and capabilities are delivered. To be successful, you will develop plans and project timelines, own the completion of milestones, prioritize actions, communications plans, report status, handle risk mitigation and eliminate blockers as needed.
Effectively communicate throughout the program deployment lifecycle and be an influential change champion.
Go deep in understanding and validating customer needs, translate them into specific and actionable requirements, product roadmaps and project plans.
Use problem solving skills to logically structure ambiguous problems, conduct analysis, extrapolate key insights and deliver recommendations.
Identify opportunities for improvement and implement the approved recommendations.
Learn quickly, be proactive, and assume ownership for broad tracks of work.
Analytical in your approach to understanding business impact of our sales readiness programs.
Expertise in project and program management.
Excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills
Ability to interact with a spectrum of audiences ranging from senior executives to sales reps.
Ability to lead multiple projects and programs concurrently and perform risk management to minimize project risks.
Ability to effectively manage time, prioritize tasks and work within deadlines with little supervision
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment