Senior Program Manager
Enlisted Design is seeking a Senior Program Manager with a background in Industrial Design or Engineering and a passion for design. This person will join the growing team in our new studio location, Salt Lake City.
Enlisted Design is an award-winning design studio with deep expertise in industrial design, branding, and packaging design. Across industries – from technology and homeware to consumer-packaged goods and lifestyle apparel – our work creates an emotional connection with people. Simply put, we create brands and products that people love. Founded in Oakland in 2008, we expanded to Salt Lake City in late 2018. Our team is a passion mix of diverse talents who love working together. Our Senior Program Managers lead and organize ever-evolving Industrial Design programs in the consumer lifestyle and tech space.
Core Responsibilities and Capabilities:
Manage client expectations and the overall client/agency relationship.
Manage all aspects of a project, from intake through completion.
Develop and continually maintain systems and processes to help all aspects of the project run smoothly.
Contribute to strategic vision.
Demonstrate leadership and know how to obtain buy-in.
Assist client and internal teams with identifying road blocks and contribute efficient solutions.
Support project-based account managers.
Build timelines that account for contingencies, recognize reality, and drive your team to meet key milestones.
Assess and manage project resources, including freelancers and third-party vendors.
Communicate clearly and effectively on paper and in person.
Exhibit an uncanny eye for detail.
Minimum five (5) years of relevant experience working in a creative agency or client-side
Background in Engineering, Industrial Design, or related field.
Bachelor’s degree or higher.
Experience with and/or interest in business development, including pitching, drafting estimates and scopes of work.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Working knowledge of project management and collaboration software.
To apply for a role on our Client Services team, send your resume, link to an online portfolio, and a cover letter tailored to your interest in Enlisted to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note that due to the volume of email we receive, we will not be able to respond to all applicants.