Digital Project Manager (temp to perm)

London (Central), London (Greater)
13 September 2018
11 October 2018
Job Function
Project Management
Contract Type
Full Time

Award winning design agency  is looking for an exceptionally talented digital project manager with more than 4 years of agency experience working with cutting-edge responsive websites, social and interactive applications for large-scale touchscreen, desktop, tablet and mobile

Working directly with the Digital Director and Digital Account Director, you will be a strong Digital Project Manager with a background in delivering high quality websites, mobile websites

and interactives experiences with in-depth experience of managing design and build projects.

The ideal candidate will be friendly, approachable and have the ability to work within a project team of Client Services, Creative and Developers.

You will be/have:

• A client centric approach to your work, including waterfall and agile approaches

• A passion for the work that you do

• Enjoy working in a cross disciplinary team

• Devoted to keeping up to date with web technologies

• Enthusiastic to share your experiences

• Passionate about building websites and digital media

• Keep positivity up in the face of adversity

• A strong character to inform and educate on best practices, internally and externally and to present ideas and concepts to clients

• Ability to “stick to guns” on best practices

• Manage around 15 small-to-medium projects at once plus one very large project

• Establish rapport and maintain long-term relationships with client representatives and executives

• Prioritise and set expectations on key deliverables

• Utilize sound project management processes and tools to instil project management discipline and work collaboratively with other team members

• Effectively manage multiple projects to deliver on cost, quality, and timing targets

• Being heavily involved in briefing from client needs to the internal team

• Produce rapid and accurate cost estimates and project timelines

• Production of contact reports, status reports and purchase orders

• A good knowledge of website UX

To perform this job successfully, the individual should have:

• At least 4 years of project management or production experience in a technical consultancy/digital agency.

• Possess outstanding organizational skills, attention to detail and accuracy is essential. Strong track record in managing projects for the full Software Development Life Cycle.

• Experience in an online project management tool and ability to train others to use it as the only project communication tool.

• Communicating and devising technical solutions.

• Ability to take on client training courses to help them use their CMS.

• Proven experience in educating others in best practice and ensuring they follow them.

• Identifying risks and assumptions early in (and throughout) the production process.

• Education and de-mystifying the process and technologies for the account team and clients.

• Experience of working with Project Management software to manage tasks, milestones, dependencies, specifically Trello and Teamwork.

• Experience in creating and understanding of project Gantt charts and other relevant project documentation (Statements of Work, Resource models etc.)

• Great written and verbal communication abilities, with experience of working with others to build consensus

• Management of external contractors booked via YunoJuno system.

• Reconciling project finances and ensuring that estimates and actual costs meet agency expectations.

• Regular project status reports to both the account teams and directors.

• Internet best practices and the impact that these have on clients.

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