Project Manager (Temporary position - 9 months)



Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
Posted on Tuesday, January 9, 2024

Job Description:

If you are looking for an opportunity to do good, drive change and influence millions of people worldwide, this role is FOR YOU!

Remitly Israel (formerly Rewire) is building an international financial services platform for migrants, to help them improve their lives and fulfill their financial potential.

If you want to be part of a game-changing all-in-one solution that is trustable and simple to use across the globe - you are in the right place.

Join our program management team and play a key role in enhancing flawless execution, impacting delivery and supporting the company goals. We are moving fast, juggling multiple projects at once and always improving on the go. If you are smiling while reading this, it’s probably a good match :)

As a Program Manager at Remitly, you will:

  • Lead strategic projects from A-Z; define and measure KPIs, create timelines and manage risks and dependencies

  • Develop program plans that include milestones in order to manage end-to-end project execution and attain project objectives within time and scope, all while using industry best practices and methodologies

  • Work with amazing people all across the organization to deliver a successful completion of projects, focusing on collaboration with the following departments: Business, Marketing, Product, Operations, Customer Success, Legal, Compliance and Fraud

  • Set the program cadence, track its progress and keep a record of everything through a comprehensive documentation

  • Act as the focal point for management and additional stakeholders while aligning them with relevant teams

You are:

  • Result driven. You love to make things happen, set milestones and achieve them.

  • Effective communicator. You are comfortable leading meetings, interacting with various seniority levels, motivating people without authority and resolving conflicts

  • Owner. You thrive on responsibility, knowing you are the go-to person for everything that relates to your projects, and most importantly, you don’t shy away from challenges

  • Laser focused. You know how to focus stakeholders on what’s important and clarify ambiguous concepts all while paying attention to details and documenting everything

  • Enthusiastic. You are passionate about the project's potential and progress and are able to drive others to follow your excitement

You bring to the table:

  • 3-5 years of program management experience in startups or tech companies, preferably collaborating with EU and US stakeholders

  • A proven track record of leading projects with cross-functional teams and executive stakeholders while working closely with Business, Marketing, Product, Compliance, Legal, Risk, Fraud and Operations

  • High proficiency in spoken and written English (90% of work is in English)

You get bonus points if you have:

  • Financial/legal background in fintech, banking or financial services

  • Extensive experience working with government agencies, departments and officials in the finance / banking sector

  • A proven record of leading cross-company strategic planning and execution

Remitly is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.