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Project Manager Acorns
Anaheim, CA

Acorns is a finance company that allows individuals to round up purchases and automatically invest the change.

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Project Manager | Acorns

At Acorns, we're building a different kind of investing experience - one that looks after the financial best interests of the up-and-coming. The Acorns team is passionate about pursuing our mission and living our values. It all begins with Heart. Our Heart leads us in everything we do. It allows us to make bold decisions, build trust, grow and advance our society. Come find your place at Acorns and join us in the revolution.

Acorns is seeking a Project Manager to initiate and deliver core projects and feature developments that support the continued innovation of Acorns as a revolutionary investing service.

Job Description:

* Lead business and technical initiatives by laying out clearly defined project plans with assigned owners for each relevant department
* Report on and escalate where necessary, all risks, blockers, and statuses of assigned initiatives to appropriate stakeholders
* Partner with various departments within Acorns to provide end-to-end leadership and execution of key projects
* Facilitate meetings with key stakeholders across multiple departments to initiate and define project goals, scope, deliverables, resource allocation, and timelines
* Collaborate with various departments to prioritize and determine internal resource capacity to ensure on-time completion of deliverables
* Identify potential risks/blockers and facilitate solutions for mitigation
* Directly manage all steps of project delivery through holding key leaders accountable for their deliverables

Job Requirements:

* BA/BS degree required
* 3 to 7 years of project management experience
* Capable of effectively managing multiple projects simultaneously in a dynamic environment
* Ability to see a 30,000 feet view of a project's status, timeline/roadmap, and potential hurdles and to lead the appropriate course corrections
* Strong sense of curiosity and purpose with a passion for living in the details and exceeding expectations
* Problem-solver with solution-oriented attitude
* Exceptional communication skills (both written and verbal)
* Process oriented and highly organized
* Being the role model of calm under pressure and being a steadfast and stable leader in moments of disorder
* Ability to take constructive feedback and to improve oneself
* Demonstrated ability to lead teams to deliver strategic and business goals
* Experience using and administering project management tools like Jira

What we offer:

* Competitive salary and stock options
* A comprehensive benefits package to meet the needs of you and your family
* Unlimited paid time off
* Corporate gym access
* Daily breakfast, weekly team lunches, and an endless supply of snacks
* Numerous career possibilities that allow you to grow with Acorns
* Talented and motivated team members who care deeply about one another, our mission and our customers.
* The rare opportunity to create a new world. We inspire one another every day to do meaningful work that solves big societal challenges.

About Acorns:

Acorns is the leading micro-investing app in the U.S. It allows users to round up their daily purchases and automatically Invest the Change® into a low-cost, diversified portfolio of exchange-traded funds offered by some of the world's top asset managers (including Vanguard and BlackRock). Founded in Newport Beach, Calif., by father and son team Walter and Jeff Cruttenden, Acorns provides a simple entry-point using the Acorns app on iPhone or Android. Customers accumulate fractional shares in one of five portfolios constructed by world-renowned Nobel Laureate economist Dr. Harry Markowitz. Acorns' smart portfolio algorithms automatically work in the background of life, helping users build wealth naturally, pennies at a time. From Acorns mighty oaks do grow.

Mission:

With benevolence and courage, we look after the financial best interests of the up-and-coming; beginning with the empowering, proud step of micro-investing.

Values:

* Lead with heart
* Make bold decisions
* Always build trust
* Never stop growing
* Advance our society

About Acorns:

Acorns is the leading micro-investing app in the U.S. It allows users to round up their daily purchases and automatically Invest the Change® into a low-cost, diversified portfolio of exchange-traded funds offered by some of the world's top asset managers (including Vanguard and BlackRock). Founded in Newport Beach, Calif., by father and son team Walter and Jeff Cruttenden, Acorns provides a simple entry-point using the Acorns app on iPhone or Android. Customers accumulate fractional shares in one of five portfolios constructed by world-renowned Nobel Laureate economist Dr. Harry Markowitz. Acorns' smart portfolio algorithms automatically work in the background of life, helping users build wealth naturally, pennies at a time. From Acorns mighty oaks do grow.

Mission:

With benevolence and courage, we look after the financial best interests of the up-and-coming; beginning with the empowering step of micro-investing.

Values:

* Lead with heart
* Make bold decisions
* Always build trust
* Never stop growing
* Advance our society

About Acorns

Acorns is a finance company that allows individuals to round up purchases and automatically invest the change.

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