Digital Project Manager | Remote

Job Title: Digital Project Manager | Remote Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manchester Industry: Digital
Salary: DOE Start Date: Not specified
REF: 47980 Job Published: 11 days ago

job description

An impressive digital agency are looking to bolster their team by bringing on board a new Digital Project Manager. In this role you will be collaborating with creative, engineering, clients, product owners as well as other cross-functional teams to deliver complex projects. Leading teams, you’ll understand the interplay between the people, processes and systems. You’ll have a proven background managing technical projects from web to mobile applications and system integrations. Whilst our client works in Agile, you’ll have experience working in other methodologies such as Scrums, Kanban & Waterfall.
  • Manage multiple projects from conception to completion, following set timelines and budgets.
  • Develop and maintain a project schedule, defining workloads, dependencies & resource requirements.
  • Act as a leader, feeding back across all teams including engineering, creative, QA and cross-functional teams.
  • Create administrative materials including, task lists, status reports, and meeting notes.
  • Effectively communicate with clients, understanding their business needs and provide project updates & deliverables.
  • Manage project financials to track status against budgets and scope, providing weekly status reports. 
  • Mitigate project risk and offer solutions.
  • Lead teams with schedule weekly meetings.
  • Manage project resources.
  • Participate in company review processes.
  • Work with internal teams to help scope new projects.
  •  4+ years experience working as a Digital Project Manager/Project Manager in a digital agency or similar software consultancy.
  • Strong knowledge of account handling and project management principles including, Agile methodology, with comfort working in a design-centric environment.
  • Experience in serial, lean and or agile project management. PMP and Agile Scrum Master certification is a bonus.
  • Excellent relationship building skills and strong problem solving skills.
  • Passion & knowledge for the mobile & tech industry best practises.
  •  Understanding of design and web/iOS software development project cycles, terminology & practices.
  •  Experience communicating requirements as well as technical concepts between clients & internal teams.
  • Fantastic attention to detail.
  • Experience working in a fast-paced role and being comfortable with an ever-changing environment.
  •  Exceptional oral & written communications skills.
  • Strong ability to lead & inspire teams of different disciplines. 
This agency works with international clients, so you must be prepared and comfortable working autonomously with both European and American teams within their timezones.  This role is 100% remote working, with the odd client visit. Therefore, you must be comfortable and able to work effectively in this manner whilst also ensuring the team is delivering the desired output. This is a great opportunity to join and fast-paced and driven team, working with the best of the best and a tech-savvy agency.


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