Program Manager Job Description

A Program Manager job description template to hire for your Administrative department.

About the Program Manager position

We are looking for a Program Manager who will manage our company's programs to ensure they deliver the desirable outcome. You will be responsible for strategic guidance to teams and project managers and overseeing of the progress of operations.

You should be an excellent leader and have experience in managing staff of different disciplines to produce results in a timely manner. Besides٫ you must be able to develop efficient strategies and tactics.


Program Manager responsibilities are:

  • Manage and supervise project managers and other personnel
  • Develop and manage inter-connected projects and coordinate cross-project activities
  • Review and optimize strategies and objectives
  • Manage deadlinesŮ« budgets and activities
  • Monitor and optimize program performance and aim to maximize ROI and assume responsibility for customers and vendors within a program scope
  • Apply changeŮ« risk and resource management
  • Troubleshoot projects’ higher scope issues
  • Create reports for program directors


Program Manager requirements are:

  • 3+ years' experience of working on a Program Manager or other related position
  • Significant experience with project/program management techniques and methods
  • Excellent knowledge of performance evaluation and change management principles
  • Good practical experience with program/project management software (such as Basecamp or MS Project) and MS Office
  • Strong leadershipŮ« organizational and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • BSc or BA degree in management or other relevant area; MSc or MA degree will be a bonus

Frequently Asked Questions

Hire a Program Manager

Post this Program Manager job ad to 50+ free job boards with one click.

Start My Free Trial

You're in Good Company

According to Gartner we're the most highly rated HR and Applicant Tracking product in Customer Satisfaction.

Are you ready?

Start optimizing your recruiting process today.

Join the thousands of companies already hiring with Breezy HR.

Full Feature 14-Day Trial
No Credit Card Needed