Project/Program Manager : 18-05323

Seattle, WA 98121

Posted: 11/29/2018 Job Category: Project / Program / Product Management Job Number: 11632492
Akraya is looking for a Project/Program Manager for one of our clients. If the job description below is a fit, please apply directly or call Randhir at 408-907-2970. If this position is not quite what you’ re looking for, visit akraya.Com and submit a copy of your resume. Our recruiters will get to work finding you a job that is a better match at one of our many clients.

Primary Skills: Project/Program Management, Publishing, MS Office Suite, Event Planning
Duration: 4+ Months
Contract Type: W2 only

  We are seeking a highly motivated, customer-centric professional to support the Author Relations Management team in our mission to provide world-class support to authors.
  • Preparing author-facing materials and correspondence, award research and submissions, event planning, coordinating departmental ordering, general administration, and other tasks needed to support the business and our authors.
  • The role will also involve maintaining trackers, preparing reports, and maintaining system data.
  • The successful candidate will possess the ability to complete a high volume of varying tasks and projects quickly, prioritize work effectively, take fast action on escalations while maintaining composure, and work autonomously.
  • A high level of integrity and discretion in handling confidential information and professionalism in dealing with senior professionals is essential.
Required Skills: 
  • Experience in project management or administrative support
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel and general comfort with learning new programs and software are essential
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in English
  • Desire and aptitude for learning new concepts on the job
  • Outstanding time management and prioritization skills
  • High level of integrity and discretion in handling confidential information
  • Client-service orientation with attention to detail
  • Creative problem-solver
  • Flexible, enthusiastic, and collaborative

Preferred Skills:
  • Bachelor’ s degree
  • 3+ years experience
  • Customer Service experience
  • Love of reading and books

  Apply directly with your updated resume and contact Randhir at 408-907-2970

About Akraya

Akraya, Inc. Is an award-winning staffing firm that works with many of the leading, technology-based companies around the world. We have been ranked as one of the “ Best Staffing Firms to Temp for” by Staffing Industry Analysts on multiple occasions and are a preferred staffing vendor within numerous staffing programs. Please visit akraya.Com to search through all of our current openings or to submit your resume to our recruiting team.

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