Introduction

Do you get excited thinking about ways to develop programming that will strengthen teams and help individuals build their skills? Adobe is seeking a design operations program manager to champion our efforts at up-leveling our Design team’s professional growth programming and fostering community and culture across our centralized design organization. Your efforts will strengthen our team, positively impact retention, and help to nurture a challenging and fulfilling environment for your colleagues.

Adobe Design is a rapidly growing design organization, and maintaining a strong team culture is a critical foundational element to ensure success as we continue to scale. This role is an exciting opportunity for a design operations program manager who is energetic and enthusiastic about building team community and creating programming that will help individuals in their continued professional development.

What you’ll be working on

Working with the Design Operations Enrichments manager, you will be a key point of contact for developing, launching, maintaining, and measuring enrichment programming for the Adobe Design team. When called for, you will also bring your fierce program management skills to a broad range of additional projects in support of our overarching design operations efforts.

In this role you will:

  • Apply your full portfolio of program management powers to oversee all aspects of Adobe Design’s internal enrichment programming.
  • Compile yearly, high level plan to align forecasted internal events with overall Enrichment Strategy.
  • Compile, and execute against, quarterly, detailed event proposals for approval by the Leadership team. ​
  • Execute against approved plan in alignment with schedule and budget.
  • Execute workflow for tracking and reporting on all engagement programs.
  • Consistently evaluate efficacy of programs, events and activities as they relate to overall return and goals.
  • Partner with fellow Design Enrichments program managers to build connectivity and broader through-lines across all Enrichments programming.
  • Manage internal communications platforms that amplify and celebrate our design community and culture.
  • Provide support as needed on all Enrichments programming and on larger scale projects that span Design Operations team.

What you’ll bring to the team

You are passionately committed to driving design and business success by way of inclusive design culture, professional growth development, and creative inspiration.

Must-haves:

  • Minimum 5+ years of relevant design operations and program management experience.
  • Passion for bringing out the best in people and a sense of team pride.
  • Strong operational skills with the ability to drive initiatives and consensus across organizations and individuals with varying priorities.
  • Ability to juggle multiple agendas and unexpected obstacles with a can-do attitude.
  • Advanced verbal, presentation, and written communication skills. Social media communication skills and experience a plus.
  • Ability to operate in an environment of ambiguity with diverse partners and competing priorities

How to Apply

To be considered for this role, please submit your resume and cover letter. We are especially excited to see examples that demonstrate consistent program growth and imaginative thinking.

About Adobe Design

Adobe Design creates tools that amplify the world’s ability to create and communicate. We’re a global team of designers, researchers, prototypers, content strategists, program managers, and more who work across Adobe’s three product lines: Creative Cloud, Document Cloud, and Experience Cloud.