Technical Project Manager - Education in Dallas, TX at Franklin Covey Careers

Date Posted: 7/30/2022

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Job Description

Title: Technical Project Manager, Education Innovations

Reports to: Senior Program Manager, Education Innovations

Location: Remote - Anywhere in the US

 

Job Summary

The Technical Project Manager will work closely with both the Education Product Development and Education Platform teams to scope project requirements, create and manage project schedules, identify and resolve project risks, and ensure project outcomes are met.

 

The ideal candidate will have a bachelor’s degree and 3+ years of project management experience. Additionally, he or she will have a technical background, strong analytical and problem-solving skills, and will be well-versed in managing small, medium, and large initiatives. Education industry experience is a plus as is experience managing digital resources, modular digital learning, and online assessment. The candidate should be flexible, collaborative, self-motivated and able to adapt to changes in project scope and timelines. More importantly, he or she should be committed to continuous improvement.

 

Essential Job Function

  • Ability to simultaneously manage multiple projects using standard project management methodologies
  • Establish and manage project teams and timelines to effectively keep projects on track and in scope
  • Track and update project details in Asana
  • Provide clear and concise project updates to various stakeholders
  • Communicate frequently and effectively with remote team members, contractors, vendors, and subject-matter experts
  • Organize and facilitate weekly cadence meetings
  • Coordinate product development and product launch with cross-functional partners
  • Contribute to the collective knowledgebase of the Education Product Development Team
  • Share a passion for systems thinking and performance improvement

Job Requirements

This should describe you:

  • You have a record of improving cross-functional processes.
  • You utilize your interpersonal skills and enjoy building relationships across functions.
  • You have experience shepherding work in a fast-paced environment from conception to execution.
  • You do not always wait to be told what to do; you proactively look for ways to add value.
  • You are highly organized, detail-oriented, and can manage multiple projects at one time.
  • You display strong self-motivation and self-advocacy.
  • You maintain a professional, positive attitude while also contributing to a friendly, fast-paced environment for effective team dynamics.

 

 

Company Information

Franklin Covey Co. (NYSE: FC) is a global, public company, specializing in organizational performance improvement. We help organizations achieve results that require lasting changes in human behavior. Our world-class solutions enable greatness in individuals, teams and organizations and are accessible through the FranklinCovey All Access Pass® available in multiple modalities and in 21 languages. Clients have included the Fortune 100, Fortune 500, thousands of small- and mid-sized businesses, numerous government entities, and educational institutions. FranklinCovey executes over 15,000 client engagements each year reaching into 160 countries and territories.  Our mission statement is “We enable greatness in people and organizations everywhere”.  We fulfill this mission by hiring “Achievers with Heart”.

 

Visit our website at www.franklincovey.com for more information regarding our organization.

 

FranklinCovey is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

For additional information regarding our Equal Employment Opportunity policies, please visit https://sites.google.com/franklincovey.com/equal-employment-opportunity/home


For our Reasonable Accommodation Notice and Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision, please visit https://sites.google.com/franklincovey.com/equal-employment-opportunity/adaraptnp

 

Colorado applicants, please visit https://careers.franklincovey.com/en-US/page/benefits for benefits information and https://franklincovey365.sharepoint.com/:b:/s/NewHireDocsPublic/EaBozJTC3whIt5BCEo2FkSgB0d7mcolKRe5ECw5kb6zesA?e=9P7BP7 for wage information specific to your state.

 

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