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Design Program Manager


Jun 19, 2019



Agent: Samuel B.

Job #: 148940

Job Description

Design Program Manager

Role: Design Program Manager

Duration: 12month contract

Pay Rate: Variable

Location: Based in London (Victoria)


One client is a leading, Global company within the technology sector that creates world class products. They are looking for Design Program Manager to join their exciting and driven team on a 12 month contract who will be drive global projects from concept to delivery with experience working with both product designers and marketing designers.

This is an exciting opportunity for someone who is looking to join one of the leading disruptors in the market.



  • You will be working closely with the global design team of 40+ designers and a large group of diverse stakeholders (Marketing, Campaign Managers, PM's, Engineering) to plan for and resource short and long-term.

  • Partner with the Design Manager to establish and improve Op-mechs and processes for the design team.

  • Interface with Marketing Stakeholders, Campaign Managers and the Design team for quarterly planning as well as resource planning.

  • Responsible for day-to-day, Admin/Logistics/relationship building with stakeholders.

  • Building project timelines and owning follow-through of milestones and project delivery date

  • Partnering with stakeholders during quarterly planning and continuously engages in short term planning sessions

  • Drives global meetings to ensure bandwidth is balanced across design team and all projects are sufficiently resourced.

  • Indentifying project risks and proposes resolutions.


You will have


  • Around 5 - 7 years of project management/program management experience within a fast paced enterprise an agency set up or similar.    

  • Experience and knowledge of working with across multiple product teams across multiple locations/time zones.

  • Has excellent communication skills.

  • Strong organisational and prioritisation skills with the ability to ability to meet tight deadlines.  

  • Has exceptional attention to detail.  

  • Ability to multitask under tight deadlines

  • Has a strong sense of urgency

  • Can work independently and takes initiative to resolve questions

  • Experience working with JIRA and similar project management tools Experience with Microsoft Suite, Smartsheet and Google Apps.  


Does this sound like the ideal opportunity for you? Then please apply. We'd love to hear from you.


PLEASE NOTE: Due to the volume of applications, only suitable applicants will be contacted. If you have not heard from us within the 7 days of submitting your application, unfortunately you have not been selected for the position.

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