Program Manager

The Disability Experiment - Reference #7266CCR

The Disability Experiment

Full-Time Position Work Remotely

The Disability Experiment is leading the accessibility revolution and we are leading from the front!

We believe that the people with visible and invisible disabilities must be involved when Companies create and design their products- so they will be as accessible as possible. It is only logical. Without us – The Companies don’t know what they don’t know.

We seek a program manager for one of our Skunk Works Programs who believes in our revolution, understands the need for it and who has first hand experience with accessible products. 

Our Skunk Works Programs create accessible products in collaboration with Companies. We are looking for a highly organized person to be the program manager of one of our Programs and to make sure that it runs smoothly and efficiently.

Job Description

The Program Manager (PM) reports directly to the Managing Director of the Skunk Works Program.

The Program is virtual so the PM will be working remotely.

The PM will ensure that the program is following the best practices and playbook for execution that we have developed.

The PM is responsible for the administration of the Program.

The PM will also manage the Program’s projects and take care of all scheduling, logistics and event planning.

The PM will also make sure that all of the projects are running on time and on budget.

We cannot stress enough that the successful candidate must be extremely organized and be comfortable working under tight deadlines.

Who You Are:

  • You are a person with a visible or invisible disability who understands that the disability is not the problem – the accessibility is the problem.
  • You are super organized and detail oriented.
  • You are creative and enjoy solving problems.
  • You have the discipline to work remotely and do not need very much supervision.
  • You own your mistakes and learn from them.

Duties And Responsibilities

  • Work with the Managing Director to create the program plan and then take on the overall responsibility for the successful execution of the program.
  • Ensure that the program and all activities of the program run on time and on budget.

  • Own the overall logistics of the program.

  • Own the administration of the program.
  • Manage relationships and coordinate scheduling of team members and partners.

  • Plan and implement online events, activities and meetings.

Qualifications
  • Super organized
  • Proven attention to detail
  • Really good at logistics
  • Loves administration
  • Has learned how to learn and is willing to learn new things.
  • Comfortable using Slack, Skype, and Google Docs.

If you have a degree tell us about it. But you do not need any type of degree to be our program manager. 

Perks

You Will Make The World A Better Place

Yes, you will get a salary but you will also make a difference. It is a great feeling to know that your work is making the world a better place.

Flexible Work Hours

We all have times where we are the most productive. You can set your own hours to a certain extent.

Work From Home Or Virtually Anywhere

You can work from home, a coffee shop, a co-working space, etc. This takes some discipline but it will also save you a lot of time.

Spread Awareness

As you do your job and day to day work – you will automatically be spreading awareness about visible and invisible disabilities.

You Will Always Be Learning

We believe in on-going education and learning. We encourage you to spend time during working hours learning new things that will make you the very best you can be. 

Days Off To Volunteer

We give you paid time off to volunteer for a community organization or charity of your choice. 

How To Apply

We do not care about your Resume or CV – we care about your passion. 

Show us you are passionate about making our lab as efficient as possible so it can make the world better and more accessible for everyone.

send us an email – { jobs at disabilityexperiment dot com } where you:

  • Convince us that you will be an amazing Program Manager.
  • Tell us why you want to be part of our team and why you believe in The Disability Experiment’s manifesto.
  • Tell us anything else you think we should know about you.
  • Give us some examples of your logistic skills.
  • Give us some examples that show us you are super organized.
  • Tell us what type of Salary you expect.
  • This is your chance to impress us. So do it. Remember – we love creativity and out of the box thinking.
  • If you are unconventional then your chances of getting our attention and of getting this job are really high. 
  • We will reply to your submission and let you know what the next steps are.

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