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Dell Advisor, Project/Program Management in Round Rock, Texas

Innovative projects that deliver cutting edge results do not run themselves. Project and Program Management within Business Support ensure projects run seamlessly, from start to finish. Our team manages projects or leads others managing projects — ensuring cross-functional teams work collaboratively and effectively. We oversee initial plans, set budgets, track project activities and communicate milestones to key stakeholders.Join us to do the best work of your career and make a profound social impact as an Advisor- Project/Program Manangement on our Curriculum Program Support team in Round Rock (Remote)

Key activities:

Support the design, implementation and management of a strategic program designed to bring Dell Technologies training and certification to students in higher education. In collaboration with Dell Education Services, Diversity & Inclusion and many other business partners, work with 2- and 4-year colleges serving minority communities, enabling increased access to STEM content, enhanced workforce readiness and engagement with professional opportunities.

Principal tasks and responsibilities:

  • Own building and tracking of project plan

  • Build comprehensive project plan covering all aspects of program design and launch including technology, legal, content, communications etc.

  • Track progress towards milestones

  • Drive accountability for execution

  • Support ongoing program management and governance structure

  • Track success measures and milestones

  • Plan and manage program review and other interlock meetings including preparing agendas, managing logistics, and defining and tracking actions

  • Prepare dashboards

  • Support preparation of and executive readouts

  • Manage program budgets

  • Identify opportunities for continuous improvement

  • Program communications

  • Represent the program internally and externally as needed

  • Prepare and present communications

  • Monitor industry trends and identify opportunities for increased success

Required knowledge and qualifications:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Demonstrated passion and experience in fostering an inclusive and diverse environment

  • Commitment to improving the experience of historically underserved communities

  • Proficiency in working in a multi-cultural environment

  • Ability to manage complex cross-functional programs

  • Detail-oriented

  • Strong Project Management skills – CAPM or PMP certification preferred

Experiences and Education:

  • Experience working with cross-functional, multi-cultural teams including external groups (customers, partners, community groups, etc.)

  • Experience working with corporate engagement programs with colleges/universities, and/or training programs with external customer groups preferred

  • 3+ years of cross-functional project management experience in IT / high tech and/or education industry

  • Bachelor’s degree required

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