At Skillsoft, we are all about making work matter. We believe every team member has the potential to be AMAZING. We are bold, sharp, driven and most of all, real.
Join us in our quest to democratize learning and help individuals unleash their edge.
As a member of our Content production team, you will advocate for production and process efficiencies with ability to drive projects to execution.
Ownership and Accountability for successful project outcomes with strong financial acumen. Manage Stakeholder expectations, delivering learner / user centric products.
Responsible for managing content projects : planning, execution, and performance control.
Demonstrated experience in leading and project managing concurrent multiple eLearning projects. This is a hands-on project management role in a production environment.
Must be able to work effectively virtually using collaborative tools. Ability to prioritize tasks daily in a production environment.
OPPORTUNITY HIGHLIGHTS :
Responsible for content release schedule and virtual global team and vendor management.
Plan, schedule, track, and delivery projects. Create, track, update project release schedules / trackers as required.
Must be a strong advocate for production and process efficiencies with ability to drive projects to execution.
Oversee development and delivery of product and solutions. Meet planned and committed project release goals.
Responsible for influencing and leading key business stakeholders at all levels, internal and external without direct managerial authority.
Conduct projects in alignment with the overall business objectives of the company.
Effectively convey vision, ideas, goals, and issues as well as produce data driven reports and presentations
Promote teamwork, resolve (Project and People), conflict, set goals and evaluate performance and make sure vendors have the tools, process knowledge and resources that they need to get things done.
Coach and guide team on process and production / business excellence
Organize tasks in the right order, to hit the right outcome at the right time
Stay focused and be able to manage own time and others effectively for successful project outcomes
Identify recurring issues in the content produced by the project teams and take corrective and preventive measures.
Identify risks well before they become issues and come up with effective mitigation plans so that the risk of them ever becoming issues is nullified.
Demonstrate understanding of instructional and visual communication design
Manage vendor work allocation, schedule, and performance.
Compliance with company policies and procedures
May be required to work on once-off projects / initiatives or ongoing project work as required or other duties, responsibilities, and special projects as assigned from time to time
SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS :
10+ years of hands on progressive project management work experience in elearning domain. Preferably in fast paced eLearning content development / custom content development / content production organization in a similar role leading / managing global projects.
Ability / experience of working with global stakeholders.
Problem-solving, and analytical skills.
The ability to lead and motivate others; you will be a team player and a relationship builder.
Excellent communication (excellent written and verbal skills), influencing and presentation skills, with excellent attention to detail.
Proven skills in developing effective partnerships with key stakeholders and providing leadership support for driving change initiatives
Hands on experience with strong working knowledge of project management practices
Education And Certifications
A bachelor’s degree is essential
MBA or Masters would be an advantage.
Project Management qualification will be an advantage
SUCCESS QUALITIES :
Personally Accountable for Team Success. We unleash our edge together.
Confident Achievers. We are bold.
Intellectually Curious. We are sharp.
Adaptable, Agile & Resilient. We are driven.
Customer First. We are real.