Here at The Knot Worldwide, we believe in doing work that matters. In 16 countries around the world, our leading family of brands (The Knot, WeddingWire, Bodas, Hitched, The Bash, The Bump, and more) inspire, inform, and celebrate our communities as they move through life'
s milestones. Our couples and business partners depend on us. They're all in. So are we.
ABOUT THE ROLE AND OUR TEAM :
The Knot Worldwide is looking for a Director of Program Management responsible for researching, planning, communicating, developing and co-implementing the organization'
s most critical programs alongside a small team of Program Managers.
The role will be tasked with identifying, managing and building processes around improvements to daily operations as well as driving strategic growth initiatives that help with the expansion of our international business through strong program management disciplines.
You will work closely with leadership to help facilitate the most important decisions for the company, while aligning key stakeholders towards critical business outcomes.
The ideal candidate must be able to manage complex cross-functional initiatives through collaboration, able to function in a fast-moving entrepreneurial environment, a strategic thinker yet focused on execution and able to roll up his / her sleeves to get things done.
You're a self-starter with high energy and drive and have a proven track record of using program and project management disciplines to help deliver exceptional results.
Our mission is to help couples around the world navigate and enjoy life's biggest moments together. In this role you will work with stakeholders from multiple teams, departments and areas of focus to help all sides of our marketplace (our vendors, couples and teams) successfully deliver on our mission in a well-organized manner.
You will work with multiple stakeholders in defining and executing an operating rhythm of the business, ensuring the organization is running effectively and efficiently to meet goals and objectives, both near-term and long-term across multiple functions / teams.
Co-manage, set and steer the organizational objectives for our international business alongside the leadership team(s).
Lead a group of dedicated Program / Project Managers, who'll support critical activities and programs across multiple geographies.
Drive operating model change projects that impact every dimension of our marketplace, for our vendors, couples and internal team(s).
Collaborate with stakeholders on key strategic, operational, and financial analyses to support decision making.
Use data to develop strategic frameworks that guide decision making.
Be a critical stakeholder for our efforts around change and implementation, ensuring that new programs / projects benefit from clear deployment timelines / plans to assist all parties in understanding what is required of them.
You will serve as a liaison between the international business and our other teams / departments.
SUCCESSFUL DIRECTOR, PROGRAM MANAGEMENT CANDIDATES HAVE :
Demonstrated solid leadership, organizational and analytical skills required and ability to lead change that clearly contributes to business success
A proven track record of success in managing simultaneous multiple, diverse and complex initiatives
BS / BA degree with impressive track record of success accompanied with 2-4 years of experience in consulting, investment banking, corporate tech, venture or startup
Been recognized as an outstanding communicator, (both written and verbal communication skills) with Spanish fluency as a plus
Strong skills at managing internal resources (people, process, technologies) and allocating resources appropriately
An expert ability to meet deadlines, manage costs, impact and influence business outcomes, handle multiple priorities and internal / external stakeholders.
The ability to be an effective stakeholder management and influencer, building relationships at all levels within the organization.
A background of success in growing businesses, preferably through proven experience of launching solutions through program management disciplines that have had driven tangible business impact.
At The Knot Worldwide, we believe you are more than a resume and invite you to go for it, take the leap of faith, and apply for this job if it sparks your passion to join TKWW and make a difference!
WHAT WE LOVE ABOUT YOU :
You Dream Big. You iterate and experiment to drive innovation.
You Love Our Users. You keep our global community at the center of everything you do.
You Do the Right Thing. You strengthen your team through respect, fairness, and inclusion.
You Hustle Every Day. You favor urgency and own your outcomes.
You Win Together. People are at the heart of our success and you play as a team.
WHAT YOU LOVE ABOUT US :
The Knot Worldwide offers a unique employee experience and we are deeply proud of our award-winning culture. We offer a full benefits package including options for medical, dental and vision insurance and a 401k with company match.
From flexible vacation and generous parental leave benefits to promoting wellness and giving back to our community, we believe in happiness above all else in and out of the office.
The Knot Worldwide provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, or disability.
In addition to federal law requirements, The Knot Worldwide complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities.
The Knot Worldwide expressly prohibits any form of workplace harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status.
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