The Hired Guns are seeking a Program Director to head up client delivery of website redesign and content development projects for a fast-growing, award-winning digital agency that’s known for its transformative work.
The Nitty Gritty
The backstory on the organization and why they need to hire you!
As this agency enters an exciting period of growth, you’ll be taking on a role that will be crucial to their success with big, well-known brands. Starting out, you’ll own end-to-end program execution on a high-profile transformation project for a new flagship account in their New York office. You’ll be joining a close-knit and collaborative team of highly dedicated people that communicate clearly and concisely, love problem-solving, and take great pride in their work. The projects and pace can be demanding, and that’s why individuals who are inquisitive, quick-learning self-starters do extremely well here.
You will manage enterprise technical delivery, including gathering requirements, wrangling backlogs, and driving robust implementation in a fully-committed Agile environment. You will see implementations through from start to finish, beginning with research and insights, through persona creation and journey mapping, to final visual design and roll-out. Working cross-functionally with client services, design, UX, engineering, and all other areas of the agency, you’ll serve as the essential linchpin ensuring that the project is completed successfully, on time and on budget, with the client kept apprised of progress at all times.
How you’ll know if you’re a fit…
This gig is for you if you have four or more years’ experience in a senior project- or program-management role at a digital agency with a heavy emphasis on user experience, product management, and mid-funnel customer engagement. You excel in a client-facing capacity and are a superb communicator who is a natural at working cross-functionally. You’re a highly personable and competent individual contributor who is happy to continue as such for now, but who nonetheless aspires to lead a team in the near future.
The Inside Skinny
Why you should quit your job right now and join this organization!
Because it’s time to bust out and bring your considerable talents to a fast-growing agency with a team and culture you’ll love, accelerating your career growth and serving as a springboard to the leadership role you foresee for yourself!
The Hired Guns does not and will not discriminate in considering and referring candidates for employment, or in its treatment or advancement of its employees, and will not tolerate harassment, on the basis of race, color, religion, gender (including gender identity and expression), sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state or local law.