Microsoft Corporation Quality Assurance Manager in Reading, United Kingdom

Microsoft envisions a cloud-empowered world. A world where passionate innovators come to collaborate, envisioning what can be and taking their careers to places they simply couldn’t anywhere else.

Our mission is to empower every person and every organisation on the planet to achieve more. We are always learning and insatiably curious. We lean into uncertainty, take risks and learn quickly from our mistakes. We build on each other’s ideas, because we are better together.

The Quality Assurance Manager is the key resource for quality assurance supporting multiple Domains in multiple Areas. Working very close with the local sales and delivery teams, Pursuit Leads and Domain Leadership, the Quality Assurance Manager is involved in the end to end engagement supporting the sales team from qualification to the signed contract and working closely with the delivery team from project initiation to the close of the project. The Quality Assurance Manager is involved in teams and meetings at every level of the organization up to the WW Service CVP and the quality focus point for the local Area and Domain teams.

We’re looking for someone with experience in structuring multi-million USD lighthouse projects and reviewing complex deals in delivery in multiple business areas within EMEA. You will need to demonstrate a proven track record in project structuring and delivery monitoring in multiple EMEA business Areas and Domains. Additional experience in complex project P&L management, financial reporting and budget planning is essential.

You’ll be experienced in establishing strong and trusted relationships at C-level with a strong understanding of IT governance, contract development, negotiation and vendor management. A track record of developing trusted relationships with Area GMs & Domain Leaders is essential, while also providing evidence of experience in presenting to EMEA TZ Services VP & WW Services CBP & Leadership.

Location - Reading, Berkshire.

Salary - COMPETITIVE

Posting date - 3rd August 2017

Closing date - 1st September 2017

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