Apr 14, 2022

Creative Project Manager

  • The Trevor Project
  • Remote
Full-Time Other

Job Description

About Trevor

The Trevor Project is the world’s largest suicide prevention and crisis intervention organization for LGBTQ young people. We are a non-profit that provides 24/7 life-saving support via phone, text, and chat. We also operate the world’s largest safe space, social networking site for LGBTQ youth and run innovative research, education, and advocacy programs. We’ve been saving lives every day for over 20 years.

Overview of the Role

The Creative Project Manager is a newly created role on the Content team that will oversee the end-to-end delivery of a wide range of projects, from large brand campaigns to design toolkits to co-branded video content. This role will work closely with multiple internal departments to execute content that drives awareness for—and empowers—The Trevor Project’s life-saving mission to end LGBTQ youth suicide.

Reporting to The Head of Content, this role will lead projects to ensure assets are delivered on time and within budget. In daily collaboration with the content team, this role will work to define the scope of projects, develop timelines and milestones, determine priorities, facilitate reviews, and guarantee that project deliverable requirements are met. As the Creative Project Manager, you will work to streamline processes, optimize Asana, and implement new workflows into the organization. 

This is a highly cross-functional role that requires close partnership across teams to determine and understand organizational priorities and needs, such as propelling awareness for The Trevor Project’s life-saving crisis intervention services among LGBTQ young people, driving visibility for The Trevor Project’s LGBTQ-affirming mental health resources and research, and more.

What you'll do

  • Work with the Head of Content to help develop new processes within Asana that encourage efficiency within our workflows 
  • Review and assess incoming project requests provided by internal stakeholders to determine what content support is needed 
  • Coordinate and manage projects from conception through delivery, including but not limited to, converting requests into projects, managing deadlines, overseeing creative alignment, feedback and approvals, and ensuring timely delivery of every asset
  • Organize, attend, and lead kickoff and status meetings to ensure project expectations are clearly defined and communicated prior to and during project execution 
  • Develop and maintain a seamless quality control process to ensure accuracy for every deliverable trafficked 
  • Manage team members through change as systems and processes are built and codified in an effort to improve efficiency and adherence to standards
  • Serve as the liaison between the content and internal team to streamline expectations, provide status updates, and distribute project deliverables 
  • Oversee workload capacity within the studio and manage external resources when needed

Hiring Organization

The Trevor Project


Who you are

  • Problem Solver. You believe there is a solution to every problem and love to be a part of that process. 
  • Communication Aficionado. You understand everyone has a unique communications style, and you take the time to understand what works best for different stakeholders. 
  • Exemplary Leader. You inspire people by developing trusting relationships with your team. You foster a safe, creative, and collaborative team environment and you lead by example. 
  • Self-Driven. You are a leader who has a deep passion for serving LGBTQ young people. You believe that the goals you are working on should contribute to your larger sense of purpose. 
  • Growth Mindset. You make it a goal to be continuously learning and inspire others to follow. You believe everyone has something to teach us. 
  • Builder. ​You’re excited about the opportunity to take the status quo as just a starting point, then implement best practices and continually innovate.
  • Strategic Thinker. You generate innovative ideas using data and insights to drive long-term success. 
  • Collaborative.You understand that the best way to meet and exceed goals is through outstanding teamwork.
  • Passionate. You care about LGBTQ youth. You care about saving lives. You want to come to work and feel inspired every day. You want to change the world.
  • Fun. The work we do is very serious, but that doesn’t mean we don’t have fun. We know how to have a good time and you should, too.

Industry/Service Area

Advocacy/Social Action, Mental Health/Crisis Intervention, Youth Development


Mid-Senior level



  • Generous vacation and holidays (like a full day off to celebrate Harvey Milk Day!)
  • Comprehensive health insurance (we pay 100% of your premiums for medical, dental, and life), including gender affirmation surgery
  • Flexibility to work from anywhere in the U.S. (we provide the technology, a monthly amount for internet and office supplies, and a reimbursement to outfit your work-from-home space!)
  • Fun virtual office environment and passionate team 
  • Online Subscription to Headspace, a digital meditation platform
  • Meaningful work at an organization that is saving the lives of LGBTQ young people across America every day
  • The Trevor Project is an equal opportunity employer

Application Instructions

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Your application

We’re excited to hear from you! To join Team Trevor, please apply here. Applications without cover letters will not be considered - use this as an opportunity to convey why you want to be the next Creative Project Manager at The Trevor Project!

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