Program Manager

Blast Analytics & Marketing

Location: MD | Type: Full Time | Level: Experienced

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Target Hire By Date: 06/30/18
Requisition #: BAM0071AM
Posted/Updated: 05/15/18

Ready to Make your Mark?

Are you a program management professional who enjoys taking a leadership role in defining processes, building relationships and exceeding your goals by helping your teammates exceed theirs? Do you like to engage clients, build and set roadmaps, and collaborate to solve business problems?

We are actively seeking a Program Manager who craves challenging opportunities, drives our team and supports client engagements. We want to speak to people who can help build trust and execute an understanding of client business plans, document process, and guide technical aspects of projects.

This is a full-time remote opportunity that will regularly be onsite at one of our amazing client locations close to Baltimore, MD. We will consider strong candidates who desire to work in other locations or remotely but primarily looking for someone who will travel to support clients and teammates on the East Coast.

Who We Are

A leading analytics and digital marketing consulting company supporting leaders to EVOLVE their organizations. Through our deep expertise and proven process honed over 19 years working with clients worldwide, we help enterprises transform their data into actionable insights and better decision making — to do more of what works and less of what doesn’t. Our company is driven by smart, talented people who have a strong desire to learn and apply their knowledge, constantly evolving and pushing ourselves each day.

Why Work at Blast

At Blast, we believe in meaningful work. Regardless of role, you'll have the opportunity to Make Your Mark every day, solving challenges and seeing the positive impact of your contributions, as we support leaders to EVOLVE their organizations.

Join us to Make Your Mark — on each other, our clients, our company, our industry, and the community. Ask any team member why they come to work at Blast, and they'll say, "to make my mark!"

To be Successful

  • You will “Make Your Mark” by leveraging your ability to build trust and people relationships through clear and honest communication
  • EVOLVE your intellectual curiosity and help drive success
  • You will lead others utilizing your in-depth knowledge of processes developed to drive efficiencies and ensure reliable outcomes
  • Your attention to detail helps balance client expectations and our teams’ performance

Primary Responsibilities

  • Establish roadmaps, timelines, and key messaging for clients
  • Utilize your strong program management background (digital analytics and marketing experience preferred) to forge strong client relationships
  • Work with teammates and clients to clearly communicate expectations and timeline for deliverables
  • Manage projects for success and profitability
  • Communicate regularly with senior management on status, risks and change control
  • Identify and support internal processes that ensure successful outcomes, repeatability, and scalability
  • Creatively push limits to promote the Blast Core Values

Knowledge, Skills, & Qualifications

  • Excellent leadership, interpersonal, presentation, and time management skills
  • Professional, high integrity individual who can simultaneously drive change while fostering a team culture
  • Creative leader with superior problem-solving skills
  • Strong intellectual curiosity and business acumen
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred, or any equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Relevant work experience in technical program/project management (digital analytics and digital marketing experience preferred)
  • Experience defining project scope, collecting requirements, managing projects to budget, and coordinating schedules
  • Ensures the team hours and agreements are aligned
  • Identify and implement process improvements


  • Communication including conflict resolution and persuasion
  • Problem solving/analysis
  • Visual storytelling/information design skills
  • Critical thinking
  • Aptitude and passion for learning
  • Collaboration skills

You Will Work With

On a day-to-day basis, you will typically work with the following roles; Senior Business Analyst, Director Data Solutions; Senior Marketing Strategists; Analytics Strategists and Reporting Team Members; Other Subject Matter Experts (SMEs).

Are You a Fit?

Are you someone who brings order to chaos to help teams EVOLVE? Do you like to rally a project team and push teammates to succeed? Do you like to engage with top-tier clients, build trust and manage expectations? Are you passionate about defining and championing processes that increase efficiency and anticipates avoidable problems?

This client-facing role will help ensure expectations are aligned between clients and our internal team, including, clearly defining scope (what is complete), defining and communicating timelines, and the nature and quality of deliverables. You will be the one who understands if there is an opportunity for Blast to help the client beyond the current agreement and share those opportunities with the Director of Client Success. You will ensure projects stay on track and within budget.

To get an idea of whether or not you would be a fit within our culture, please review our core values.

Compensation & Benefits

In addition to a competitive salary based on experience, Blast offers extensive benefits for full-time team members, including medical, dental, and vision insurance, unlimited paid time off, a 401(k) plan, and much more. We provide a supportive, challenging, and fun work environment to ensure teamwork, productivity, and teammate happiness.

How to Apply

If you like what you’ve read thus far, please complete the application form and submit your cover letter and resume in PDF format. We read cover letters and weigh them heavily in our decision to consider an applicant. We are not interested in placement agencies or companies at this time.

Blast Analytics & Marketing is an “at will” employer. Compensation, benefits, and job descriptions are subject to change based on individual performance and business conditions.

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