Director of Program Management
Market Operations
Posted on 1/13/2024
INACTIVE
Varsity Tutors

5,001-10,000 employees

Online platform connecting learners with expert tutors
Company Overview
Varsity Tutors, a Nerdy Company, stands out as a leading platform for live online learning, offering a comprehensive range of learning experiences across 3,000+ subjects. Their proprietary platform utilizes AI to connect learners with experts, providing a high-value learning environment that is accessible to individuals, schools, and other institutions. Testimonials from users highlight the company's effectiveness, with students reporting significant improvements in their grades and a reduction in study time, demonstrating the company's commitment to delivering personalized, high-quality education.
AI & Machine Learning
Education

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding

$407M

Founded

2007

Headquarters

Clayton, Missouri

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

5%

1 year growth

7%

2 year growth

8%
Locations
Remote
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Agile
Communications
Management
CategoriesNew
Operations & Logistics
Product
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Management, or a related field (Master's degree is a plus)
  • Proven experience in a similar project management or operations role, preferably at a high-growth tech organization
  • Exceptional project management skills and organizational abilities
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Proficiency in using productivity tools and software
  • Superior analytical and quantitative skills; experience getting and using data and metrics to test theories, confirm assumptions, and measure success
  • Experience with agile and working closely with designers and engineers to drive feature definition and implementation
Responsibilities
  • Drive relentless execution of the company's key initiatives, driving alignment, action, and results across all levels of the organization
  • Rigorously track progress toward goals and unblock anything getting in the way of achieving project milestones and objectives
  • Align with team leaders to translate high-level objectives into concrete, actionable steps for operating teams and ensure high-quality execution of each step
  • Drive the establishment and adherence to operating rhythms and mechanisms that ensure correct prioritization of work and initiatives across all teams, with the ability to ignore the status-quo if the status-quo isn’t working
  • Facilitate the measurement and achievement of KPIs through effective planning mechanisms
  • Serve as a central point of contact for communication between the VP of Operations and various team leaders within the organization
  • Facilitate effective communication flow, including agenda setting and follow-up on action items
  • Understand business drivers and assist in identifying or auditing KPIs to ensure alignment with organizational objectives
  • Assist in the creation of basic metric-based reports or dashboards to provide greater visibility into key projects and objectives
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with agile and working closely with designers and engineers to drive feature definition and implementation
  • Thrives in a fast-paced, ambiguous environment and the ability to manage multiple, competing priorities simultaneously
  • Unwavering bias for action and the desire and ability to drive results in a fast-paced, dynamic environment
  • Experience with agile and working closely with designers and engineers to drive feature definition and implementation