Randstad Project Manager II in Sunnyvale, California

Project Manager II

job details:

  • location:Sunnyvale, CA

  • salary:$53.33 per hour

  • date posted:Monday, February 11, 2019

  • experience:6 Years

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services

  • reference:451936

job description

Project Manager II

job summary:

As a Sr. Incentive Operations Specialist on the Company Cloud partner team, you'll manage the day to day operations of key incentive programs supporting our partner ecosystem including the accurate management of program budgets up to $XXM per year. You will be responsible for budget tracking, ensuring accurate reporting, issuing payments to partners, providing timely support to both external and internal stakeholders, as well as contributing to operational efficiency and program analysis projects as needed. You will be involved in multiple projects simultaneously involving managing project schedules, identifying risks, and maintaining clear communications with all stakeholders in order to stay coordinated on a project's progress and deadlines. Overall, your role will be key towards maintaining a high level of partner satisfaction and ensuring the success of incentive programs.

Overall Responsibilities:

Manage daily operations of partner incentive programs within an assigned support response SLA

Maintain accurate reports of partner incentive performance, including monitoring of payments earned and progress against program budget

Support the operations of making partner payments within SLA

Provide excellent, timely support to both internal and external stakeholders on detailed programs with occasionally changing requirements

Proactively seek resolutions to issues via communication to the appropriate stakeholders and creating or updating processes as needed

Track ongoing status against program timelines to ensure program launches, process updates, communications, etc. are made on time

Define optimal processes (and continue to evolve processes) and collaborate across multiple teams to accomplish the desired goal

Engage directly with external partners as needed to resolve support issues related to incentive programs, calculations, and payments via email within an assigned SLA

Skill/Experience/Education

Mandatory :Required Skills: BA/BS degree in any field; ideally Business, Accounting, or Finance, or 6-8 years equivalent practical experience 3-4 years experience managing projects, and experience tracking and analysing financial data in a business analyst, business operations, finance, or accounting type role Self-starter with strong motivation to achieve accurate project completion in a highly dynamic environment with multiple competing priorities Ability to flag and escalate urgent scenarios regarding impact to Company contractual obligations appropriately Strong communicator with the ability to speak with project team and stakeholders Experience working in other partner program teams in technology companies. Strong analytical skills and ability to put together operational dashboards and trackers. Extensive experience working with spreadsheets including formulas, pivot tables, data importing, and scripts. Highly detail oriented with the ability to ensure compliance with company and business policies. Excellent communication skills with ability to communicate effectively using different mediums and across multiple levels ranging from managers to other staff, to external parties. Proficiency with Salesforce reporting and G Suite (Gmail, Docs, Sheets, Slides, Drive). 1-2 years experience writing BigQuery/SQL queries. Basic understanding of the Cloud industry.

Desired :Experience with other channel partner incentive programs in the technology industry.

Skill Name Level (1-5, 5 being the highest)1 2 3 4 5 Years Mandatory(Yes/No) Description

Data analysis 5 4-5 Years Yes

Spreadsheets/Excel skills 5 4-5 Years No

Salesforce reporting skills 4 0-3 Years No

location: Sunnyvale, California

job type: Contract

work hours: 8 to 5

education: Bachelor's degree

experience: 6 Years

responsibilities:

Overall Responsibilities:

Manage daily operations of partner incentive programs within an assigned support response SLA

Maintain accurate reports of partner incentive performance, including monitoring of payments earned and progress against program budget

Support the operations of making partner payments within SLA

Provide excellent, timely support to both internal and external stakeholders on detailed programs with occasionally changing requirements

Proactively seek resolutions to issues via communication to the appropriate stakeholders and creating or updating processes as needed

Track ongoing status against program timelines to ensure program launches, process updates, communications, etc. are made on time

Define optimal processes (and continue to evolve processes) and collaborate across multiple teams to accomplish the desired goal

Engage directly with external partners as needed to resolve support issues related to incentive programs, calculations, and payments via email within an assigned SLA

qualifications:

Skill/Experience/Education

Mandatory :Required Skills: BA/BS degree in any field; ideally Business, Accounting, or Finance, or 6-8 years equivalent practical experience 3-4 years experience managing projects, and experience tracking and analysing financial data in a business analyst, business operations, finance, or accounting type role Self-starter with strong motivation to achieve accurate project completion in a highly dynamic environment with multiple competing priorities Ability to flag and escalate urgent scenarios regarding impact to Company contractual obligations appropriately Strong communicator with the ability to speak with project team and stakeholders Experience working in other partner program teams in technology companies. Strong analytical skills and ability to put together operational dashboards and trackers. Extensive experience working with spreadsheets including formulas, pivot tables, data importing, and scripts. Highly detail oriented with the ability to ensure compliance with company and business policies. Excellent communication skills with ability to communicate effectively using different mediums and across multiple levels ranging from managers to other staff, to external parties. Proficiency with Salesforce reporting and G Suite (Gmail, Docs, Sheets, Slides, Drive). 1-2 years experience writing BigQuery/SQL queries. Basic understanding of the Cloud industry.

Desired :Experience with other channel partner incentive programs in the technology industry.

skills: Agile

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