Gel Blaster, Inc. is an Austin-based consumer experience company, revolutionizing the way the world thinks about toys, play and getting out there! We value out-of-the-box thinkers, problem solvers, and good vibes. We build our team intentionally with culture, diversity, and integrity at the forefront of every decision.
Our Vision: To foster a global movement that heals the world through play.
Our Mission: Our mission is to get kids outside playing.
Our Purpose: We exist to nurture the playful spirit of children and awaken the inner child within us all.
Who YOU Are.
We are seeking an experienced Project Manager to join our fun, playful and fast-growing team. This role will work closely with cross-functional teams to ensure projects are delivered on time, within budget, and meet the required quality standards. This position reports to our Product Manager.
What You’ll Be Responsible For:
Planning and executing according to defined scope, timeline, and budget
Develop project plans, schedules, and budgets and track progress against them
Identify project risks and develop mitigation plans
Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure project requirements are understood and met
Facilitate communication and collaboration between team members and stakeholders
Monitor and report on project status, including budget, schedule, and quality
Ensure project documentation is complete and accurate
What You Are Great At:
3-5 years of experience in project management or related field
Proven experience in successfully managing projects from start to finish
Strong leadership, communication and interpersonal skills
Ability to motivate and lead cross-functional teams to achieve project objectives
Excellent problem-solving and decision-making skills
Understanding of project management methodologies and tools
Experience working in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
What Makes You The Ideal Fit:
Self-starter with a passion for project management and a track record of delivering successful projects on time and within budget
Leadership skills to motivate and lead cross-functional teams to achieve project objectives
Excellent communication skills and be able to communicate effectively with stakeholders at all levels
Great problem-solving and decision making skills and be able to anticipate potential issues and develop solutions to overcome them
Detail-oriented and able to manage complex project documentation effectively
Adaptability to be able to quickly align to changing project requirements and priorities and thrive in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment and manage multiple projects simultaneously
Knowledgeable in project management methodologies and tools with the ability to apply best practices to ensure successful project delivery
Must be authorized to work in US without sponsorship.
Gel Blaster, Inc. proudly offers highly competitive compensation and benefit programming as a way of thanking you for all you do, bringing to bare your experience, talent, skill, expertise, knowledge, proven capabilities, and potential. Our programming includes:
Medical, Vision, and Dental Insurance (eligible upon 60-day employment)
Term Life Insurance
401(k) with Employer Match
15 Paid Holidays
Ping Pong lessons on site and game room
Flexible Scheduling and Hybrid Work Week
Rolling Wellness Perks, i.e. 90 Day Yoga Membership, Office-Based Masseuse, Team Wakeboarding Sessions and On-Site Group Workouts
Beautiful Office Environment with Lake Views and Lawn Access
Opportunities for Professional Development
Join one of the fastest growing brands to hit the toy industry and play a key role in the continued success of our team at Gel Blaster!