Job Title: SENIOR PROGRAMS MANAGER
The Senior Programs Manager has the following responsibilities:
Design, structure, and pilot large-scale insetting programs developed for the clients (objectives, roll-out plans, governance, monitoring framework, reporting tools, deliverables). Prepare the programs’ updates, evolutions, and additional proposals in view of major meetings and steering committees with clients.
Develop insetting proposals aligned with PUR Projet commercial strategy, to develop new
programs with new or existing clients.
The senior programs manager will have direct management responsibilities over several programs managers for the programs she/he operates.
Coordinate with the other company’s teams – PUR Development, PUR Lab, Marketing and Communication, Admin and Finance – to achieve the programs’ expected results.
Contribute to the definition and implementation of the company’s strategy, knowledge management taskforce, continuous improvement and business development (especially in UK, North America and South-East Asia).
Report to PUR Projet steering committee on the achievements of the objectives.
The Senior Programs Manager will have frequent opportunities to travel to the field projects, either in the framework of the insetting programs she/he manages or for specific supply chain assessments or program design missions.
Responsibilities are similar to the ones of an “Associate Principal” (@McKinsey) / “Principal (@BCG), with direct relationship with the clients, responsibility over resources, a high-level of autonomy and continuous contributions to the company’s global overall strategy.
Graduated from top French engineering or business schools or top international universities
5 to 10 year experience in consulting within leading management consulting firms, key account management, business or operations management in reputed companies and/or NGOs.
Strong desire to commit and dedicate his/her experience and energy to a unique socio-environmental business experience, driven by a strong will to contribute the integration of climate change risks into the world economy
Attracted by SMB / start-up environment, with the ambition to develop a fast growing international business - “intrapreneurship” spirit
Dynamic, excellent business and relational skills
Strong problem-solving capabilities, rigour and formalization. High self-requirement level. Capacity to deliver high-quality services to companies
Professional fluency in French and English - Spanish and/or an Asian language (Mandarin, Bahasa Indonesia, Thai) would be an asset
Medium to strong mobility: the program manager will travel for meetings with partners but also for regular field trips, either in the framework of the insetting programs she/he manages or for specific supply chain assessments or program design missions.