The Kaizen Company (Kaizen) is an incubator for innovative, scalable solutions that address emerging market challenges and opportunities. We are seeking candidates for a full-time Program Manager position based in Washington, DC. Kaizen’s primary clients are U.S. Government organizations such as USAID and the Department of State. We implement exciting and innovative project both abroad and in the United States.
Program Managers at Kaizen serve a dual role which includes managing USG-funded projects, and contributing to new business (i.e., supporting proposal development efforts). The position requires a self-starter with a high level of flexibility, creativity, and commitment to excellence. Successful team members at Kaizen thrive in fast-paced and dynamic work environments. Kaizen’s culture is energetic, collegial, and fun; and places strong emphasis on industry-leading performance at all levels.
Candidates should possess solid project management experience on USAID-funded projects, excellent oral and written communication skills, and an interest in working in a challenging environment that presents many opportunities for personal growth. Illustrative responsibilities and qualifications for the position are listed below: