Position Digital Program/Project Manager
Location City of Chicago
Starts Week of April 16th or 23rd
Duration Through Dec. 2018 with potential to extend
Status Freelance
Rate DOE
If you are looking for the opportunity to join a forward thinking and innovative Design team on a high end and big name brand, our client is looking for a Digital Program/Project Manager to join their team through the end of the year. You should have expertise of design processes, specifically around software/applications UX/UI.

In this role the Digital Program/Project Manager will oversee the work of 14 UX / UI designers and will report to international leadership on what the team is working on, what is in the pipeline etc. on mobile application and software development focused projects through weekly updates.

Top three daily responsibilities of the Digital Program/Project Manager will include:
- Managing and running daily events, including sprint planning, release planning, daily stand-ups, sprint demos, retrospectives
- Collecting activities and progress from all designers on all projects - assign, track and prioritize tasks of designers
- Summarizing the state of where projects stand / progress made and delivering to leadership weekly

Additional responsibilities include:
1. Helping the team to reach consensus for what can be achieved during a specific period of time and stay focused
2. Proactively seek ways to improve processes
3. Removing obstacles that are impeding the team's progress
4. Protecting the team from outside distractions

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: Chicago60@jobalert.creativecircle.com