Program Manager w/ Acct Mgmt. + Creative Agency

San Francisco, CA
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Gavin Freeman

Job Description:

Program Managers in this group  are a team of strategic creative leaders who work closely with marketers to plan and manage creative projects. Program Managers forecast work, ensure it is strategically aligned with marketing goals, mitigate issues and collaborate with cross-functional counterparts.


  • Planning
    • Help prioritize projects with Marketing Leadership based on impact, company objectives and resources
    • Influence and understand marketing creative plans for one of our family of brands
    • Proactively identify important problems for marketing and/or advertising creative plans
    • Take a broad perspective to problems and identify creative solutions
    • Effectively lobby and win support for major campaigns, creative innovation and new initiatives
    • Plan resource needs, and coordinate resources across multiple projects
  • Partnerships
    • Create strong partnerships with Marketers and leaders within the Marketing organization
    • Can foster trusted relationships with creative and production partners
    • Understand cross-functional partnerships and form relationships with Insights/Analytics, Research, and Media leads
  • Program Management
    • Manage creative projects to ensure successful delivery of various product launches
    • Able to be the lead point of contact for agencies for large-scale campaign work
    • Prioritize competing needs with good reasoning and creative solutions
    • Coordinate resources across multiple projects
    • Take a broad perspective to problems and identify strategic and creative solutions


  • BA/BS degree or 10+ years experience working in a creative agency, production studio, and/or digital product marketing company
  • Experience working with Marketers, Creative Agencies and Production companies
  • Cross-functional collaboration experience with media, research/planning and analytics disciplines
  • Experience managing marketing projects, including the creative development and alignment with strategy
  • Experience in working on or overseeing campaigns that include live action, digital, and animation
  • Experience in setting priorities, problem-solving and multitasking

Client Description:

For this TOP social media company, people are at the heart of every connection they build. They design products and deliver services that bring the world closer together—one connection at a time.

Defined by their unique culture that rewards impact. They encourage people to be bold and solve the problems they care most about. They work in small teams that move fast and iterate to develop new products. Together, they help others build stronger communities—and they're just getting started!