Position Program Manager (Onsite in Mtn View via shuttle!)
Location Peninsula Area
Starts Next Week
Duration Months
Status Freelance
Rate up to $60/hr
One of the Bay Area's best known search engine giants is seeking a Program Manager to assist their team.

The ideally candidate thrives when challenged with vague/undefined program/project scope and is scrappy, creative, and strategic when proposing solutions for both strategic programs and operational initiatives.

Top Responsibilities:
-Status reporting, milestone tracking, and communications to UX team on all projects for UX vertical experiences
-Risk-assessment and action planning of UX tasks based on shifting priorities of cross-functional team and business needs
-In partnership with UX leadership, manage planning for VX UX tactical efforts including work breakdown and capacity/scope

Please respond highlighting the EXACT skills that apply to you.

Do you have?
-BA/BS in any field or at least 4 years equivalent practical experience.
-3+ years experience managing interactive, design, or creative projects (across multiple platforms a plus).
-Proven ability to multitask, analyze opportunities, define successful approaches, and proactively solve problems.
-Working knowledge of project management software.
-Proficient with spreadsheets or similar and Google Docs.
-Great Communication Skills, including killer notes, info dissemination, writing, meeting/project facilitation, and reporting (team, external, managing up).
-Thorough knowledge of user-centered design process and product development process.
-Effective engagement w/external agencies and 3rd parties - schedule, reviews, deliverables, budget
-Solid project management skills, including knowledge-based prioritization, scoping, resourcing, planning, time management, building/applying structure, managing ambiguity, risk identification and solution development.

Nice to Have Skills/Not Required:
-Experience operating in large scale corporate environments as well as design agencies.

This is an onsite freelance opportunity in Mountain View. Public Transportation accessible via company shuttle.

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: SF70@jobalert.creativecircle.com