We Are Rosetta Stone
We all share a passion for building a world in which everyone can speak, read, and write with confidence. Our innovative, technology-based language, literacy, and brain fitness solutions are used by thousands of schools, businesses, and government organizationsand millions of learners around the world.
We are Rosetta Stone - and we are dedicated to helping people change their lives through the power of language and literacy education. Join our passionate, energetic, and international team and add your talents to Who We Are!
This position can be located in Arlington, VA, Harrisonburg, VA or Seattle, WA.
About the Role
Driving program and project definition with multiple iterations until projects support the business case and desired outcomes.
Managing all aspects of multiple cross-functional projects from concept through delivery.
Leading projects and teams in a transparent and productive way, by applying project management best practices.
Build and own the project plan by identifying matrixed team members' work estimates, dependencies, and delivery dates & merging into a comprehensive work plan. Monitor and control the plan and own escalation of deviations from it. Manage to resolution.
Developing and adapting project communication styles/plans to fit varying needs across initiatives.
Communicate formally and informally through existing or new forums to stakeholders at all levels, including senior management.
Provide thought leadership to further develop and maintain PMO processes, templates, and programs.
Demonstrate an ongoing commitment to professional growth in program/project management and other key areas.
Initiative: Reporting to the Director of Project Management, you will need to bring an innovative approach to solving complex matters. You will take initiative to partner with stakeholders from across the organization to determine project needs & manage to delivery.
Accountability: You will be responsible for building and maintaining project plans, proactively managing cross-functional teams and driving them to achieve project objectives. You will provide project reporting to all levels of the organization on a regular basis.
Adaptability: You are excellent at learning on the fly and comfortable working in a fast-paced work environment. Whether you are working on a strategic business initiative, negotiating with potential partners or providing insight and information to our executive team, you are rarely flustered, always professional and polished in your approach.
Collaboration: You will be comfortable working with a wide variety of departments and personalities. You will be working with teams that have widely varying internal processes and will have the ability to pull these processes together into a comprehensive project story/plan.
6+ years of relevant experience working in the technology project management field.
Experience working across multiple agile scrum teams to pull together the comprehensive project plan
Experience working in Smartsheet, Confluence, JIRA, Google tools, MS Office suite.
Mobile, Web, eCommerce, ERP project experience preferred.
Experienced at partnering with Business Leaders to develop business strategy.
PMP certification preferred, but not required.
At Rosetta Stone we speak, learn, and interact differently, we embrace and thrive on these differences! We deeply benefit from the diversity that each individual has to offer. We are dedicated to fostering a culture that celebrates unique backgrounds, ideas and experiences. Rosetta Stone is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, pregnancy, veteran status or any other status protected by federal, state or local laws.
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