We are looking for a Program Manager for the Product team to drive special projects and new initiatives for OYO across the globe.
In this role, you will work closely with the product, business, engineering and design teams to deliver high quality, scalable products deployed around the world. You will collaborate with the product teams to deliver the best product with the most efficient use of resources and technologies. You will work with all the stakeholders to assemble project teams, assign responsibilities, identify appropriate resources needed, and develop schedules to ensure the timely completion of projects by meeting project milestones. You will also assess risks, anticipate bottlenecks, provide escalation management, make tradeoffs, and balance the business needs versus technical constraints.
As part of a team handling multiple new projects for OYO, you will get an opportunity to make a business impact and also grow in your role to handle greater responsibilities. We are looking for you to jump in and make an impact quickly. We hope you’ll join us!
Make detailed project plans to enable the efficient tracking of the progress and deviations of a project
Prepare memos, presentations, communication, release notes and updates as required for the senior management and the broader stakeholders in the company
Lead planning, update, and reflection meetings to keep everyone on track, organized, and aligned
Working with multiple stakeholders to identify bottlenecks and opportunities to grow and define scalable solutions for a given problem statement
Work with the design and product teams to build easy to use products and collecting feedback from stakeholders and end-users
Perform basic market research of other products to create benchmark indices of products and services
Identifying, translating, prioritizing, and informing important product/business questions with hypotheses, data insights and carefully crafted experiments
Exploring data to find actionable insights and make recommendations through funnels, cohort analyses, long-term trends, user segmentation, regression models, and more
Synthesizing and communicating insights during the course of the lifetime of a project
Learning new tools, techniques & methods of data analytics as and when needed to improve on your job and set new benchmarks of performance
As part of a team that would lead myriad new projects for the company, youd be expected to don many hats to unblock stakeholders or share guidance to product, engineering, business and design teams.
At least 3-6 years of work experience in a dynamic consumer tech company (such as Zomato, Paytm, Swiggy, Byju’s, Urban Company, etc). Prior experience in a product/program/project management or a strategy role is a plus, but not mandatory.
Strong communicator: You effectively synthesize, visualize, and communicate your ideas to others both verbally and in writing
Familiarity with Jira or other Project and Program Management tools
Intermediate level of proficiency in using Microsoft Excel to create dashboards, project plans, progress reports, etc
You are a self-starter & drive projects with minimal guidance, high ownership and focus on high impact work
You are culturally sensitive and open to diverse perspectives because you would need to interact with stakeholders from various countries and cultures
You are a critical thinker: You are thoughtful, self-aware, and use available evidence to make decisions
You should be able to start in your new role immediately
Why should you join
A chance to work in a team that is at the forefront of innovation that has constantly created a tangible difference in peoples’ lives across the world.
You’d be working closely with the world-class leadership team at OYO, and thereby allowing you access to great learning, growth and exposure.
This role will be a precursor to several long-term exciting growth and leadership opportunities within the organization.
Functional Area: Project & Program Management
Role Category: Other Program / Project Management
Role: Program Manager
Employment Type: Full Time, Permanent