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19/05 Rakesh
Lead - HR Business Partner at Lead School

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LEAD School - Program Manager (5-7 yrs)

Mumbai Job Code: 1098208

LEAD School - Program Manager (Supporting Chief of Staff)

Program Manager

Team: Central Operations (Part of Founders' office)

Reporting: Chief of Staff

LEAD School began as a chain of innovative and affordable schools. Through running our own schools, LEAD School evolved into an integrated system that transforms schools into excellent institutions. Our integrated system provides everything a school needs - books, workbooks, smart classes, teacher training, teacher manuals, ERPs or Math/Science kits - in one place. This integration is at the core of the excellent results we have delivered over the years. LEAD School is an integrated system that blends courseware, software and hardware. The courseware is built on a comprehensive curriculum and world class pedagogy. And the software and hardware ensure seamless and simple execution and data analytics. What's more, the system comes with deep implementation partnership from our Excellence team because we know that schools are human systems and need monitoring and support.

Lead School is working towards the idea of having an excellent school for every child i.e. having excellent student outcomes, excellent teaching & effectively run schools.

Lead school caters to Affordable Private schools in India i.e. schools with annual fee less than Rs 50k. Their vision is to be the largest brand of excellent affordable schools in India. Transforming affordable private schools is a $6bn+ opportunity. Lead School has partnered with more than 2000 private schools. They believe in rapid product innovation and have applications for teachers, parents, school owners as well as an academic ERP system.


- Support Chief of Staff in maintaining strong org scorecards / data dashboards

- Support Chief of Staff and founders in conducting effective org wide reviews (Business review meeting) and tracking execution status of key projects .

- Ensure timely follow through and ensuring execution of key decisions taken by leadership

- Facilitating org wide townhalls / founder led sessions

- Assist leadership in decision-making, program management, and initiative implementation" a


- 2-3 years of experience in project management or Founders' office roles post MBA or 4-5 years after a strong under- grad

- Experience working with senior leadership team / CXOs


- MBA / Masters from Tier 1 Institute or strong undergrad from Tier 1 Institutes (IIT, BITS, DU) - Good to have - Specialization in Project management

Skills and attributes:

- Highly organized and efficient

- Strong problem solving and communication abilities

- Strong interpersonal skills - Courage and ability to hold people accountable including senior leadership

- Ability to handle multiple initiatives / projects at the same time

Location: Mumbai

Women-friendly workplace:

Maternity and Paternity Benefits

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