24 days old

Project Manager, Sales

Cisco Systems Inc.
San Francisco, CA 94102

At Cisco Meraki, we know that technology can connect us, empower us, and drive us. By simplifying powerful technology we can free passionate people to focus on their mission. As the fastest growing cloud-managed networking team in the world, our products and technology architecture are changing the face of enterprise networking and making cloud-managed IT a reality.

Meraki is seeking an experienced Project Manager to be responsible for driving end-to-end sales projects and initiatives. As a Sales PMO Project Manager, you will lead the Sales Strategic Initiatives projects for the Americas region, and work cross functional with our Strategy, Sales, Marketing, Product Management, Support, Finance, Legal and Operations teams to deliver high-value projects on time with quality and within budget.

What you will be doing:

You will manage Americas Sales Strategic Initiatives projects and execute, and track project deliverables, achievements, action items, dependencies, risks and mitigation plans.

You will develop strong working relationships with cross functional teams to best understand and deliver on business goals and priorities.

You will adhere to metrics and governance for Meraki and Sales PMO processes and actively provide inputs to process improvements.

Craft project status reporting and deliver effective and consistent updates to senior leaders and partners.

Track the progress of other Americas initiatives projects.

Supervise all Americas projects results to ensure alignment with Meraki sales Objectives (OKR)

Support other WW Meraki Sales teams on Project Management consultations.

You are ideal for this role if you have:

  • 5+ years of experience leading sophisticated, mission-critical, cross-functional projects
  • Experience managing projects in at least one of the areas such as software, hardware, embedded, networking, cloud technologies or products
  • Must have a successful track record of delivering projects on-time with quality
  • Solid understanding of product/project life cycle or launch cycle
  • Strong communication, interpersonal and presentation skills.
  • Experience working with project planning tools (Excel, Gantt charts, Jira, Wrike, Confluence, Google Docs)
  • Should be able to deal well with rapid changes, and feel comfortable navigating uncertain/ambiguous situations.

Cisco is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis. Cisco will consider for employment, on a case by case basis, qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

At Cisco Meraki, were challenging the status quo with the power of diversity, inclusion, and collaboration. When we connect different perspectives, we can imagine new possibilities, inspire innovation, and release the full potential of our people. Were building an employee experience that includes appreciation, belonging, growth, and purpose for everyone.


Posted: 2021-02-05 Expires: 2021-03-07

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