Feb 20, 2021

Project Manager - Remote

  • ACHIEVE TEST PREP

Job / Advertisement Description

Achieve is a US leader in providing a faster and more affordable pathway to earn college credit.

Our growing company thrives on teamwork and career development which are cornerstones to Achieve's success! By embracing a company-wide work-from-home model and flexible work schedules, our staff enjoys a better work-life balance. Additionally, we offer on-the-job training and challenging career advancement opportunities. If a dynamic 100% virtual work culture and a challenging career with a friendly, global team is what you are looking for, we invite you to apply!

Achieve is seeking a Project Manager. Project Manager will assist with a variety of projects, initiatives, research, audits, and general improvement of Operations.

Responsibilities:

  • Effectively coordinate and collaborate with internal department stakeholders and staff to analyze and document best practices and operational procedures for training purposes
  • Proactively identify opportunities to improve and/or streamline operations and processes
  • Audit for accuracy/completeness business critical activities, as assigned
  • Manage the implementation of process improvement projects by utilizing leadership skills and project management methodologies including project planning and issue management
  • Regularly report on status, issues, and deliverables of project assignments
  • Collaborate with company leadership team to assist with execution of key initiatives
  • Conduct research, analyze information, and summarize results/make recommendations on business related topics, as assigned


Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Must be able to write and speak fluently in English
  • Flexible schedule with availability to overlap during the 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM EST business day.
  • Bachelor's degree preferred
  • At least two years of experience in a variety of operational, project management, and analytical roles.
  • At least two years of project management and leadership experience
  • Must be highly detailed oriented
  • Committed to quality while being highly productive and efficient by using excellent time management skills
  • Skilled in collecting and analyzing data and information, drawing logical conclusions, and summarizing in a clear, concise manner
  • Confident and comfortable to problem solve independently and make and implement recommendations
  • Not afraid to ask questions and keep asking questions when clarification is required
  • Ability to organize and prioritize (and re-prioritize when needed) a variety of tasks/projects
  • Ability to develop and maintain productive working relationships with organization management and staff
  • Advanced proficiency with Google workplace apps -- particularly Google Docs and Google Sheets (or MS Office Suite expertise) and generally technologically savvy
  • Experience with SalesForce is a plus
  • Experience with Google Forms, Google Slides, Google Drive, and Google Sites is a plus