Operations & Project Manager

Job title: Operations & Project Manager
Contract type: Freelance
Location: Portland
Remote: No
Reference: 416207
Contact name: Rianne McDonough
Job Published: January 01, 1970

Job description

24 Seven is partnering with one of our clients, a globally known sportswear brand based here in the Pacific Northwest. 

Our client is an iconic retailer offering a wide-array of products spanning from home, entertainment, and clothing. With their high-quality products, diverse selection, and exceptional customer service, it’s never been easier to find everything you need in one convenient location. They are looking to add an Operations & Project Manager to join their team!

The ideal candidate should be highly organized, collaborative, flexible and a problem solver. They can work on a cross-functional team while managing competing priorities and engaging with colleagues across the globe. 

We are seeking someone with a startup, entrepreneurial approach, who is comfortable leading complex processes, timelines, information and reporting in a fast paced environment.

What you will work on:

If this is you, you will drive operational management for a project team, executing a highly visible milestone project.

• Lead day-to-day operations for the project team

• Track timelines, critical milestones, progress updates, workload balancing and management of project assets

• Manage budget, vendors and SOW/POs

• Escalate any critical key dates, deliverables and actions to leadership where necessary

• Establish reporting schedule to update team, stakeholders and leadership of the progress of projects and process

• Coordination of critical meetings including agendas, alignment of objectives, calendar invites and recaps

What you bring:

• Bachelor’s degree

• A minimum 5 years relevant work experience

• Strong operational mindset with a bias to action

• A self-starter who instinctively and consistently creates personal and professional goals and meets them

• Can deliver results across complex projects through multitasking, planning and organization

• Able to work collaboratively with others in a matrix environment and develop consensus within diverse groups and with people at all levels within the organization

• Skilled at planning, organizing, prioritizing and executing simultaneous projects and activities with attention to detail

• Proven ability to work well under pressure, with a sense of urgency and adapt quickly to change

• Curiosity and ability to think creatively and strategically 


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