Giving Project Manager - Environment, Policy, and Social Initiatives

Cupertino, CA
  • Job Code


Posted: Nov 7, 2018

Weekly Hours: 40

Role Number: 200006945

As the Giving Project Manager within the Environment, Policy, and Social Initiatives organization, you will work with a globally dispersed cross-functional team to lead a variety of projects and programs. This position ensures a smooth workflow, creates reports, organizes, maintains and updates data, actively manages schedules and routinely communicates with a wide array of individuals while supporting the work of our mission and vision

Leadership ability, strong organizational skills, ability to maintain confidentiality, forward-thinking business insight and strong written and spoken skills are essential to the success of this role

Key Qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience in high-tech project management
  • 3 years or more of professional experience with a breadth of knowledge and experience in corporate philanthropy, with global NGOs and non-profit fields
  • A strong understanding and knowledge of corporate philanthropy social impact, NGO partnerships, and grant writing
  • Proven track record of leading strategic projects combined with the ability to execute tactical project-level activities and tasks
  • Demonstrated experience as the central contract point, managing multiple, simultaneous hardware and services oriented projects
  • Ability to plan, communicate, manage, and organize multiple projects with competing priorities and different timescales
  • Solid experience in managing resources, preparing appropriate documentation, and delegating tasks to project team members
  • Ability to anticipate risks and issues before they intensify and actively drive toward a solution
  • Strong organizational and documentation skills with a high level of attention to detail
  • Highly self-motivated and self managing
  • Flexible, resourceful, and detail-oriented
  • Comfortable with ambiguity and ability to bring structure and clarity where none exists
  • Demonstrated ability to think ahead and take action to ensure success
  • Willingness to adapt to rapidly changing environment and new challenges
  • Has a track record of continuous improvement and enjoys developing new skills and learning new technologies
  • Large to medium scale event management and coordination skills are a plus

- Create and implement concepts and/or approaches to align project initiatives with strategic objectives
- Ensure programmatic commitments, procedures, financial standards, and legal requirements are met and managed for compliance
- Drive projects to meet Apple's goals and objectives for long term success and sustainability
- Read, analyze, and interpret data in order to creatively assemble concise reports for key partners on a weekly, monthly, and quarterly basis
- Understand future strategies and directions to anticipate needs
- Able to identify improvement and growth opportunities
- Build and provide internal functional matter expertise in order to drive standard methodologies and innovation
- Create, propose and implement new strategic tools, processes, and solutions that may be implemented WW
- Drive improvements within the organization by identifying resources, influencing key partners, and defining roadmaps
- Collaborate with team members to develop or update processes and improve business practices
- Influence decisions and change through collaboration, leadership and a focused approach
- Create and maintain key project governance to ensure the proper amount of structure is applied to enable project success
- Provide timely updates and elevate critical risks to project management office and senior-executive teams
- Manage change and implement new ideas effectively within the Apple culture
- Conduct post-project reviews and provide analytical results to management

Education & Experience
- 5-7 years of direct experience as a project or program manager leading medium to large scale projects
- College Degree preferred
- Familiarity with Mac OS X and iOS

Additional Requirements

  • - Exceptional project management skills with strong attention to detail, and a proven ability to influence and collaborate across all levels of the organization
  • - Strong proficiency in keynote and presenting to key partners and senior-executives
  • - Self-motivated, driven individual who is comfortable working in a global, matrixed, fast-paced environment
  • - Knowledge of industry standard methodologies, partners, and technologies

Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Share this job:

Giving Project Manager - Environment, Policy, and Social Initiatives

Apple, Inc.
Cupertino, CA

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account