Program Manager at Nextdoor
San Francisco, CA, US

We’re looking for a program manager to join our nascent Program Management team in San Francisco, where you’ll have the unique opportunity to shape the program management function at Nextdoor.  

You’ll partner with company leaders, product managers, designers, and engineering leads to drive strategic programs of work from conception to launch. You’ll continually improve the way we work at Nextdoor, ensuring operational excellence as we rapidly scale our organization and service across the globe.

What will you be doing?

  • You’ll be a key owner in Nextdoor’s global expansion, working closely with local teams to launch new markets, and scale programs and campaigns
  • You’ll work as a design producer partnering with our creative director, content strategist and brand team to ensure ensure projects are clearly defined, spec’d and delivered to maximize our resources
  • Partnering with Product / Engineering / Design leads to drive execution and increase the quality and velocity of product development, stepping in to help unblock teams, surface issues, and solve problems rapidly
  • Drive operational excellence across our organization, synthesizing and surfacing program information to maximize visibility to company stakeholders
  • You’ll coordinate and oversee quarterly planning across the business, reporting out critical milestones, metrics, and roadmaps

What skills do you need?

  • You’re an excellent operator with a track record of successful execution on complex projects with minimal guidance
  • Strong facilitation, stakeholder management, and influencing skills. You’re comfortable working side-by-side with company leaders, and product and engineering managers
  • An ability to work independently and with a global, cross-functional team
  • A strong understanding of product and design, ideally with experience working with design or product teams
  • Three plus years of program or project management experience in either product, design, or agency in the technology space

Benefits: 

  • 100% company-paid health insurance premiums (medical, dental and vision) for you and your family
  • Paid vacation and company holidays
  • 401K plan
  • Meaningful equity for all employees
  • Pre Tax Commuter benefits through Clipper card
  • Free catered dinners during the week, Monday through Thursday
  • Fully stocked kitchens with drinks, snacks, and candy
  • Vibrant downtown San Francisco location
  • Apple products on your first day