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VP Project Management

Oslo, Norway


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About Superside:

Superside builds the fair future of work with a data- and value-driven approach to hiring, training, and performance management in a globally distributed organization. We’re starting out with the global design industry which we revolutionize by delivering a high-velocity on-demand service to US-based enterprise subscription clients, currently including Amazon, Tiffany & Co, Walmart, L’Oreal, HP, Cisco, Uber, Puma, Linkedin, Airbus, and many others. We build new tech and solutions to enable our globally distributed team to work together 24/7 much more efficiently and robust than traditional firms, with a data-driven and meritocratic mindset unlike any other existing platform or service.

Superside was founded in late 2015 and became the first Norwegian company to join the Y Combinator accelerator in Palo Alto, California. We have since received funding from reputable Silicon Valley investors Freestyle Venture, High Alpha, Slack Fund, Sam Altman, Alliance Venture and others. We are remote-first with team members spread across the world.

Superside is pioneering the future of remote work with a tech-enabled platform that creates super efficiencies and advantages workers by way of fostering community and greater income predictability with flexible work and stable wages.
Our mission is to shape the global labor market; by having a fair and transparent labor platform that is great for both remote workers and enterprise customers.
Mission: Create more equal economic opportunities globally
Vision: We find and grow the world’s best creative talent

Our distributed Project Management function is our ‘secret sauce’ in how we successfully enable designers from all corners of the world to deliver an amazing superfast service to demanding enterprise clients in the US, 24/7. The responsibilities of the VP Project Management role will be varied, and among other things include:

  • Gain a deep understanding of our day-to-day operations with focus on project management from both a people and data point of view
  • Own and develop the Creative Project Manager role and target profile, internal and client facing teams, their project delivery process, client communication, and customer success best practice
  • Hands-on manage and develop our growing global team of 22+ highly talented Creative Project Managers (currently 4 teams with team leaders)
  • Contribute to setting the direction and building a virtual talent development institution, as well as setting recruiting strategy and building sophisticated testing and recruitment funnels together with our Director of Talent
  • Work closely with COO and CEO, be a part of the leadership team in the company, owning a mission critical area of our operation and organization
  • Drive initiative and work closely with leaders of Tech, Product, Design, Sales and Marketing teams to shape and develop Superside’s Project Management capabilities
  • Own and drive the vision for remote creative project management, internally and externally

This is you:

  • MBA or Msc. degree in Business, Economics, Engineering or equivalent
  • Successful advancement in top tier consulting, investment banking, or similar high-pace client-facing project work
  • Passion for people and mentorship, inspiring and setting example
  • Strong skills and interest in communication and leadership
  • Understanding of businesses and client mindsets
  • Solid analytical skills, and interesting in data and modelling
  • Structure and overview is in your DNA
  • You are execution focused and independent
  • Growth-hack/Entrepreneur mindset, love things that move fast
  • Strong interest in the big picture, and building things that scale
  • Believer in the remote future of work

We can offer:

  • Leadership position in a passionate and strong team
  • Own and develop a priority, mission-critical part of the organization
  • Independent role with huge impact and freedom
  • Set and execute strategy end-to-end
  • Lead and grow a large global team
  • A fast paced supportive environment
  • A leadership role in a high-growth Silicon Valley Venture backed start-up with a proven business model
  • Pioneering a $500bn global market and creating the future of work
  • Significant equity in the company

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