Reports to Senior Director of Operations
ABOUT THE ROLE:
We’re looking for a Project Manager to join our Product team. As PM, you will manage a team of curriculum writers as they create, update, and deliver clear, straightforward, and engaging curriculum for educators across the country. You’ll oversee all curriculum releases/upgrades and customer delivery projects, ensuring our team delivers results efficiently and on-time. You’ll collaborate with the Product Team Lead to manage our curriculum database and product release schedule.
The ideal candidate is an experienced project manager with an active interest in education technology. You’re a natural team player who can easily break down large projects into actionable items and lead a team to complete those items within set timelines.
WHAT YOU’LL DO:
Provide planning and project management for all curriculum upgrades/releases and customer delivery projects. This includes creating work plans, scheduling/coordinating internal resources, setting goals & priorities, ensuring deliverables are met, reporting project status, and tracking & resolving issues.
Guarantee on-time delivery of curriculum orders to all customers by providing project oversight to ensure all pieces of the customer order come together.
Establish and iterate on process management as it pertains to curriculum development and product delivery.
Manage our curriculum development team (2 direct reports).
Contribute to curriculum development process by ensuring activity guidelines are met, managing the course library, developing syllabi, conducting quality control checks, and testing new products and product upgrades.
Work closely with Director of Marketing to ensure new features and products adhere to style standards and are appropriately represented in marketing and sales content.
Serve as primary contact for curriculum project and process issues and determine which need to be escalated to the Product Team Lead.
As needed, serve as customer liaison for curriculum delivery updates.
WHAT YOU HAVE:
4+ years experience leading projects with cross-functional teams
Demonstrated success in creating strategic project plans and overseeing execution and delivery of successful products
Ability to break down large projects into actionable items for cross-functional teams (curriculum developers, technical experts, designers, etc)
Experience with process management, including creating and iterating processes that increase team efficiency and success
Strong time management, prioritization, problem-solving, and conflict-resolution skills
Deep knowledge and experience with Agile methodologies
PMP or other similar certifications a plus
Mastery of collaboration tools such as the Google Suite, Trello, and Slack
At Codelicious, there are four values that drive us and our decision-making every day. We hire people who value these same things. If you’re interested, submit an application and Emily will be happy to tell you more about Codelicious and our values!
We are always positive, always moving forward.
We take responsibility for our own actions.
We treat everyone as a peer, regardless of their job title.
We put the needs of the team first.