Amplify Learning is creating exciting new curriculum that reinvents teaching and learning in the core subjects of English Language Arts, math and science. These products combine interactive game-like experiences with analytics that meet the rigorous demands of the CCSS. By optimizing the power of adaptive technologies, our Learning products support individualized instruction for students and, at the same time, facilitate classroom management for teachers.
Amplify Learning is seeking a Project Coordinator to support our team across a functionally cross-cutting and enriching set of responsibilities.
Apply here: http://ch.tbe.taleo.net/CH14/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=WIRELESSGENERATION&cws=1&rid=3072
Provide direct support and oversight of our Project Management Office’s (PMO’s) Project Initiation Process.
Provide assistance in managing intake of project proposals, review, and high-level estimation
Act as primary source of contact for stakeholders throughout the project initiation process ensuring consistent, unambiguous communication flow
Track all project proposals through submission, initial review, and estimation ensuring revisions are captured and appropriately harmonized
Organize and facilitate meetings/discussions between project sponsors and major stakeholders, especially those who may work to estimate the proposed effort
Maintain ownership through to closure for all open PMO support tasks
Perform other PMO supporting assignments as required/requested
2+ years’ related experience
Experience working in a Product Development environment preferred
Proficiency in synthesizing large amounts of disparate information into concise, actionable, and impactful reports or other communications medium
Proficient decision-making and critical thinking ability
Proficient relationship-building skills to request, collaborate about, and disseminate information across multiple organizational teams and functions
Strong problem solving, analytical and information management skills
Demonstrated ability to manage multiple priorities, projects, and deadlines simultaneously
With clarity and persuasiveness, diplomacy and attentiveness, be talented at communicating complex or sensitive information between management levels, especially in encapsulating business and technical themes into a succinct summary