Project Manager


  Silicon Valley

Company Overview

GoAnimate is the world’s #1 animated video creation platform for enterprise organizations. Customers use our video creation platform to create animated videos for their training and communication needs. We serve thousands of companies on six continents with our best-in-class platform. We are growing rapidly and sustainably. As a result, we’re building a team to help drive the next phase of our growth.

Position Summary

We’re seeking a Jr. Project Manager to help oversee several important current projects, and help facilitate project-related activities on an ongoing basis. To be a successful candidate, you will know how to provide cross-disciplinary coordination and collaboration between several departments, ensuring target dates are met, dependencies are identified, and deliverables are achieved. You are a creative problem-solver and a dedicated advocate for order, knowing just when to switch focus from detail to the big picture and knowing how to step into a project mid-stream and drive it to completion. If this sounds like you, come join the team at GoAnimate.

Responsibilities

  • Oversee multiple projects, managing the risks and resolving issues that affect their scope, schedule, and quality.
  • Work collaboratively with the Marketing, Sales, Finance, Product, Engineering and Customer Success teams in multiple locations to establish project plans and schedules.
  • Measure, monitor, and report on progress to ensure deliverables are met on time and within budget.
  • Coordinate release content and effort based on the product roadmap.
  • Communicate all key project plans, commitments, and changes, including requirements, schedules, and scope changes related to assigned projects.
  • Lead and coordinate communication of launch activities for both internal and external parties. Identify and continually work towards making improvements in GoAnimate’s project management processes.

Skills and Qualifications

  • 3+ years project management experience.
  • Creative, flexible problem-solver.
  • Positive and motivated self-starter with minimal need for direction (Able to work autonomously and approach problems proactively).
  • Advanced time management and analytical skills.
  • Highly organized – ability to multi-task, prioritize, and manage time effectively.
  • Experience with process improvement and conflict resolution.
  • Experience with SaaS products / web-based applications.
  • Working experience with various project management applications – SmartSheet, TeamGantt, Trello, etc.
  • Experience with G Suite, Office, other general computing applications.
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills.
  • College degree preferred, but not required.

Location

This is a full-time position based in our San Mateo, CA office. We can only consider candidates eligible to work in the United States.

Compensation and Benefits

  • Competitive base salary + bonus + equity
  • 401k
  • Excellent health, dental, and vision insurance
  • Snacks and frequent lunch celebrations