Digital Project Manager

Digital Project Manager

Remote Working / Full Time / Permanent

About the role

This is a fantastic opportunity for an established Project Manager, ideally from an agency background.

You’ll be managing high performing creative and technical teams working across a wide range of clients from big name global brands to tech start-ups, in the delivery of digital projects including web platforms, apps and games.

Working closely with clients and internal product owners, this is an opportunity for a client centric, motivated and highly organised Project Manager with a genuine love of technology to really make a positive impact.

This is a remote position open to candidates who are based in the UK with occasional travel to client and team meetings required.

Key responsibilities

  • End-to-end project delivery, from pitch to release
  • Resource planning and scheduling of projects
  • Working collaboratively with the studio leads to scope and estimate projects
  • Working alongside the Client Services team to ensure projects are delivered to our client’s satisfaction, on time and on budget
  • Running client meetings, ensuring objectives are being met – including assessing project risks and change control
  • Building a strong partnership with our clients – ensuring communication is regular, clear and work is collaborative
  • Keeping the team on track and motivated
  • Financial reporting including project overrun/underrun, work in progress, raising and tracking spend against purchase orders

Skills and experience

  • Experience of a software development environment – web build and app projects (and/or) games projects
  • Have experience of managing external clients and project teams
  • Have experience in managing projects using Agile and Waterfall methodologies
  • Comfortable taking the lead in daily stand-ups, sprint refinement, backlog and sprint ends
  • Good working knowledge of JIRA and Kanban boards
  • You’re a natural collaborator and team player, with the ability to lead and guide your teams
  • Exceptionally organised, well prepared and thorough
  • Passionate about technology and always looking to learn and discover
  • A clear and confident communicator
  • Efficient, highly organised and have a solid understanding of digital products
  • A good working knowledge of Microsoft Project

It's an advantage if you

  • Have certified Project Management qualifications such as PMI / PMBOK or Agile certifications
  • Have used studio scheduling tools
  • Understand planning of projects using Microsoft Project or Smart Sheets
  • Experience of utilisation forecasting and reporting

Benefits

This is a remote working position open to anyone based in the UK. At the moment we are not considering applications from candidates who are based outside of the UK.

Getting back to you

We carefully review each application, but unfortunately we’re not able to get back to everyone individually. If we’d like to progress with your application we’ll be in touch with you within two weeks.

If you’re from a recruitment agency we won’t be taking things any further. Direct candidates only please. 

Your application

To apply for this role please submit your CV. Please ensure that your application includes examples of your experience of:

  • Project management responsibilities, number of projects managed at any one time, team size and structure
  • Project / resource planning – including tools used to plan projects you’ve managed
  • How you go about financial tracking of projects and reporting on profitability
  • Knowledge of project management methodologies – particularly Agile and Waterfall

This is a remote working position open to anyone based in the UK. There is a requirement to attend meetings in person from time to time so please consider your ability to travel before applying.

Getting back to you

We carefully review all applications and if we’d like to progress with your application we’ll be in touch with you within two weeks.

If you’re from a recruitment agency then I’m afraid we won’t be taking things any further.

Direct candidates only please.