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Work with RØDE

Project Manager - New Product Development

Sydney, Australia

At RØDE Microphones we are Passionate about Audio

Want to work for one of the fastest-growing, most innovative manufacturer-exporters in audio technology in the world today? We require a Project Manager who manages day to day task of the project team to the macro timeline for the end to end delivery of project. You will be reporting to NPD Program Manager and proactively providing a practical solution to roadblocks to deliver the projects on time, within budget, to high quality standards in New Product Development team.


Part of The Freedman Group, RØDE is a leading manufacturer of high-quality microphones and audio equipment, which can be found in studios, venues, on-location, and in the hands of creatives in every corner of the world. Our products are designed and primarily manufactured by our industry-leading team in Sydney and are exported to over 119 countries globally through more than 6000 dealers, including Amazon, Best Buy, Sweetwater, Guitar Center, Thomann and JB Hi-Fi. Our employees are passionate, hard working, talented and are pivotal to our success.


Your responsibilities will include:

  • Delivery of projects from briefing through to production in a fast paced product development environment
  • Ensuring all projects uphold a high standard of functional and technical performance – in line with the RODE brand
  • Manage inputs from key stakeholders
  • Reporting to the NPD Program Manager


You will require the following skills and experience to be successful:

  • 4+ years of experience in field of project management
  • Experience in software and firmware projects
  • Experience in consumer electronics or related field
  • Experience in both waterfall and agile methodology
  • Experience generating project plans including timelines, resource mapping and budgets
  • Experience generating risk log and maintain it throughout the development cycle
  • Ability to professionally interact and dissect the information from the developers, design professionals, consultants, contractors and key stakeholder and provide clarity to the project team
  • Streamline the project communication in the team
  • Being able to think ahead and identify key issues before they arise, providing the team with the best support all-round
  • Strong focus on documentation
  • Comfortable delivering to strict deadlines
  • Adaptive and flexible to evolving demands and priority shift
  • Ability to work across a number of different projects at any one time
  • Ability to manage third party developers including timelines and deliverables (in different time zone)
  • Experience or understanding in Agile Stage Gate process
  • Experience in using cross platform online project management
  • Experience in Atlassian apps (Asana, Confluence, Slack etc)
  • Self-disciplined team player, able to work in multi-disciplinary team environment
  • Good written and verbal communication to all internal and external stakeholders

Our campus is designed to create an atmosphere which reflects our love of cutting edge technology, collaboration, and our deep connection to music, film and all things audio. Our production facilities are cutting-edge and are constantly expanding as we increase our capability with new manufacturing technologies and processes. RØDE’s investment in our in-house capability is aggressive, unmatched in the industry. Our plant boasts the finest technologies in metal engineering and production, Surface-Mount Technology electronics production, military grade finishing, plastic-injection mould manufacture, and a brand-new, best-practice toolmaking facility. 


If you are interested in pursuing a unique opportunity to work with one of the most exciting, forward-thinking companies in Australia, inspiring millions of people around the world to realise their creative vision, apply today. We want you!

RØDE Microphones values diversity in the workplace and encourages applications from people of all genders, ages and backgrounds.

Applications for this position have closed.