Freelance Digital Project Manager

Job Title: Freelance Digital Project Manager Contract Type: Contract
Location: Manchester Industry: Digital
Salary: £250 - 300 per day Start Date: Not specified
REF: 47880 Job Published: 15 days ago

job description

Freelance Digital Project Manager
Starting ASAP
1 month +

Pitch are supporting an impressive digital agency who are looking to bolster their team by bringing on board a freelance Digital Producer / Project Manager. In this role you will be collaborating with creative, engineering, clients, product owners as well as other cross-functional teams. 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. 
+ Manage multiple projects from conception to completion, following set timelines and budgets.
+ Develop and maintain a project schedule, defining workloads, dependancies & resource requirements.
+ Act as a leader, feeding back across all teams including engineering, creative, QA and cross-functional teams.
+ 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.
+ Work with internal teams to help scope new projects.
+ 3+ 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 in a design-centric environment.
+ 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 with autonomously with both European and American teams and within their timezones.  
This role is 100% remote working, with the odd client visit. Therefore, you must be comfortable and 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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