Program Manager to Chief of Staff, Commercial Sales

Location: Austin, Texas, US

Company: Advanced Micro Devices

Apply now

Apply for Job

What you do at AMD changes everything 

At AMD, we push the boundaries of what is possible.  We believe in changing the world for the better by driving innovation in high-performance computing, graphics, and visualization technologies – building blocks for gaming, immersive platforms, and the data center. 

Developing great technology takes more than talent: it takes amazing people who understand collaboration, respect, and who will go the “extra mile” to achieve unthinkable results.  It takes people who have the passion and desire to disrupt the status quo, push boundaries, deliver innovation, and change the world.   If you have this type of passion, we invite you to take a look at the opportunities available to come join our team.

Program Manager to Chief of Staff, Commercial Sales


The Role:

The Chief of Staff to the Global VP of Commercial Sales is looking for a “right hand” to support rolling out key programs and supporting sales operations. In this hands-on role, you will be integral in driving business results by closely partnering with sales leaders and sales operations teams around the globe. You will achieve this by working proactively on key business and operational processes initiatives with a focus on continued improvement aimed at improving the efficiency of the sales organization.


The Person:

Does this sound like you? We'd love to talk!

  • Proactive and execution focused
  • Actions and results oriented with the ability to make decisions quickly
  • Strong problem structuring and problem-solving skills
  • Able to manage a high degree of complexity
  • Outstanding collaboration and influencing skills to drive business results
  • Ability to build trust, relationships and influence team members to ensure delivery


Key Responsibilities:

  • Build strong relationship with team members across the organization in order to influence outcomes and maintain project momentum.
  • Support the Chief of Staff in critical planning, projects and initiatives.
  • Build presentations and reports for executive consumption.
  • Engage and consistently prepare sales leaders for internal and external priority programs.
  • Manage day-to-day action items, tracking and reporting to ensure a closed loop of priority work.
  • Review the team’s processes and operations, helping to ensure the right levels of operational rigor required to operate seamlessly and drive growth.
  • Build reports and analyze weekly data against key performance metrics (financial, operational, and market related).
  • Coordinate inputs and prepare presentations for quarterly business reviews and other important business meetings in a regular cadence.
  • Consolidate data for annual long range and financial planning with the leadership team, ensuring accuracy of inputs across the teams.
  • Collaborate with sales executive assistants to ensure timely planning for and calendaring of strategic events and meetings.
  • Plan and drive business reviews, staff meetings, offsites and other key meetings.


Preferred Experience:

  • Proven experience in a combination of operations, strategy or business management roles
  • Recent and detailed experience in the hi-tech industry a plus
  • Demonstrated project and program leadership success
  • Experience leading and managing multiple complex projects at a given time with successful results
  • High level of proficiency in MS office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), and in data manipulation, analysis and presentation


Academic Credentials:

Undergraduate degree, PMP desirable



[Role can be based anywhere near a major US airport]






Requisition Number: 92128 
Country: United States State: Texas City: Austin 
Job Function: General Management


AMD does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies or fee based recruitment services. AMD and its subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers. We consider candidates regardless of age, ancestry, color, marital status, medical condition, mental or physical disability, national origin, race, religion, political and/or third party affiliation, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status. Please click here for more information.

Apply now

Apply for Job

Share this Job