Digital Project Manager - WFH during Covid-19

Starts interviews within 1 week
Duration 6+ months
Status Freelance
Rate DOE
Our Financial Services client is currently seeking a Freelance Mid-level Project Manager to work with their Product Design team for Mobile.

Project Manager Responsibilities:
- The Project Manager will report to the Product Design Director for Mobile
- Coordinate the design operations of 4-6 product workstreams
- Ensure project files are organized and up to date
- Request and track assets from other teams
- Help improve the team's processes and help with file organization
- Report regularly on project status
- Maintain documentation and dashboards that allow for quick and efficient understanding of resource capacity and project status.
- Clarify key deliverables for the current sprint and ensure we're tracking against larger product and design roadmaps
- Be a liaison between Design and Product Partners to help bridge gaps between business goals and user needs
- Work closely with the Director in anticipating and forecasting needs and removing any roadblocks
- Ability to resolve any issues and work with various stakeholders

Project Manager Qualifications:
- Bachelors or Degree in Project Management, Communications, English or related field
- 2+ years of digital project management experience working with design teams
- Experience working with Product Design teams is a nice to have, not a must
- Experience can be from agency or in-house
- Highly self-motivated and self-managed. Able to adapt and pivot quickly
- Strong design thinking with experience managing multiple projects and complex initiatives involving cross-functional teams
- Familiarity with iOS, Android and APIs is a plus
- Demonstrated self-awareness and empathy for both user needs and business goals
- Experience working in project management software such as Confluence, JIRA and Airtable
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills (Cultural fit and personality is very important to this team)
- Knowledge of agile team methodology is a plus

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