Digital Project Manager

Recruiter
The JM Group
Location
London (City of), London (Greater)
Salary
£45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted
01 Mar 2019
Closes
01 Apr 2019
Job Function
Project Manager
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

An innovative global platform provider are seeking a Project Manager to join their growing team. Working in an Agile environment, you will be responsible for the timely delivery of projects across Digital, Technology and Marketing. The salary for this role is circa £45,000 - £50,000 basic, plus benefits and bonus package.

The Role:

* Work with project sponsors to ensure briefs are fully defined with clear objectives and success criteria 
* Identify, communicate and manage project dependencies and risks 
* Work with team leads to accurately estimate key milestones 
* Identify project roles and responsibilities and secure required project resource 
* Lead and motivate project team, who may be geographically disparate 
* Monitor progress to ensure projects are kept on track and report any issues 
* Work collaboratively with Marketing stream heads, Project Managers, and other internal teams to drive delivery 
* Ensure roadmaps, timelines, status reports are kept up to date and communicated to delivery teams 
* Proactively manage changes in project scope, identifying and communicating risks 
* Confidently communicate progress reports to project teams, sponsors and stakeholders 
* Ensure that quality standards are met 
* Analyse project data in order to inform future business decisions 
* Compile retrospective comments at the end of projects 

The Ideal Candidate: 

* Educated to Degree level as a minimum
* Minimum 3 years commerical project management experience
* Proven project delivery across Technology and Digital projects, including Cloud 
* Any Marketing project experience would be beneficial
* Knowledge of recognised Project Management frameworks - Agile, Waterfall and/or Prince2 
* Experience using SharePoint, JIRA and/or Confluence 
* Excellent, all-round communicator and interpersonal skills 
* Energised, pro-active and detail focused 
* A proven team player with a flexible approach 
* Passionate about driving and delivering change and continual improvement 
* Ability to balance a wide variety of projects with varying deadlines 
* Any Creative/Advertising Agency experience would be beneficial 
* Professional Project Management qualification desirable, but not essential 

If you are interested in this role, please apply in the first instance with an up-to-date copy of your CV. 

The JM Group is operating and advertising as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for interim / contract / temporary positions. The JM Group is an Equal Opportunities employer and we encourage applicants from all backgrounds.