Senior Project Manager

South Jordan, Utah, United States Full-time

Want to be part of a tech company that is changing the world for the better? 

Most companies have a mission statement. Banjo has a mission—to save lives and reduce human suffering by ethically using A.I. to get everyone live, validated information, so they can make better decisions, faster. 

Banjo is the world’s first Live-Time Intelligence platform that gives decision-makers the ability to KNOW INFORMATION NOW, to understand what is happening live, anywhere. With Banjo you will know more, so you can do more. Imagine how our world will change when decision-makers know exactly what is happening, where it is happening, the moment it happens.

This is a unique opportunity to join the team in The Office of the CEO. You are “THE go-to” person in the organization and will be responsible for communicating on behalf of the CEO between several teams across the company. In this position, no two days are alike as one day you will be working with engineering and product teams and the next with business development and operations staff. You are highly organized and thrive in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment. 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Communicating effectively across teams is your number one responsibility
  • Drive the technical aspects of all projects including establishing data points needed for measuring success, reading/writing technical specs, and estimating time and resources needed for project completion
  • You are an extension of the CEO and will be coordinating internal resources to ensure the flawless execution of his vision 
  • Establish team goals, requirements and timelines for all projects
  • You will have your pulse on all past, present, and projects and be able to document all objectives, line out action items and communicate clearly to the CEO and all stakeholders 
  • Ensure all meetings have clear agendas and deliverables 

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE

  • MUST HAVE at least 5+ years post-university on the job experience at a tech startup as a product/project manager or a similar role
  • Proven experience and ability to effectively multitask and deliver projects according to timeline
  • Your EQ is as important as your IQ
  • Possess in-depth understanding of project management methodologies
  • Demonstrated excellence in execution; ability to articulate, solve and close on complex problems
  • Thrive in a fast-paced environment, and being comfortable with constant change
  • Experience working with small, fast-moving, high capability teams
  • Demonstrated ability to work with all organizational levels including C-level executives

PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES OF THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE

  • Highly organized and comfortable in an environment that is complex and deadline-driven
  • Possesses an innate sense of urgency to deliver for the business while also effectively working collaboratively as part of a team
  • Owner mentality
  • Effective time management, organization and prioritizing skills. Ability to manage and prioritize multiple deliverables and to meet deadlines
  • High attention to detail, able to complete tasks quickly
  • Proven success delivering results individually and as part of a team in a fast-paced, demanding, high-growth environment
  • Continuous improvement mentality with an ability to evaluate processes, seek out and implement internal or external best practices
  • Creative problem solver with a demonstrated ability to ‘think outside the box’ when confronting challenges

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The term "qualified individual with a disability" means an individual with a disability who, with or without reasonable accommodation, can perform the essential functions of the position. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to communicate professionally in person, over the telephone, through email and other electronic means, move about the office, handle various types of media and equipment, and visually or otherwise identify, observe and assess. The employee is occasionally required to lift up to 10 pounds and is required to travel unless otherwise specified in the job description.

NOTICE

At Banjo, we value inclusion and embrace diversity. Banjo is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit. Banjo prohibits discrimination based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual identity, gender identity, marital status, veteran status, nationality, citizenship, age, disability, medical condition, pregnancy, or any other unlawful consideration. All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

The intent of this job description is to provide a representative and level of the types of duties and responsibilities that will be required of positions given this title and shall not be construed as a declaration of the total of the specific duties and responsibilities of any particular position. Employees may be directed to perform job-related tasks other than those specifically presented in this description. 

Candidates must pass a background check and drug test to be considered for this position.