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  • Location:

    London

  • Sector:

    Technology & Digital

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Up to £50000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Stephen Sutton

  • Email:

    Stephen.Sutton@yolkrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    BBBH31186_1672820703

  • Published:

    25 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    03 February 2023

  • Start date:

    ASAP

Project Manager - Digital Agency - Web Design - up to £50,000 - Soho Office - London - 25 Days holiday - Amazing Social Benefits

Yolk Recruitment are seeking an experienced Project Manager who is looking to take the next step in there career. Are you looking to work with world-famous brands across sectors and international markets, driving their paths to success along with yours? Are you passionate about digital, e-commerce and want to join a fun and growing agency?

Our client are looking to expand our team their London Soho office with an experienced and driven Project Manager. As a Project Manager, you will have a pivotal role in our pursuit to drive success in digital for their clients. You will be responsible for delivering projects from start to finish, managing both internal and external stakeholders.

You will have broad responsibility that requires strong leadership skills, structure, creativity and the ability to identify the most efficient solutions for our clients. You will work closely with external clients, Internal leadership, and development teams to deliver high quality results for them and Their clients.

Key Responsibilities

  • Assist in the definition of project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
  • Develop detailed project plans to monitor and track progress
  • Manage changes to the project scope, project schedule and project costs using appropriate verification techniques
  • Measure project performance using appropriate tools and techniques
  • Manage the relationship with the client and all stakeholders
  • Perform risk management to minimise project risks

About you

Projects are often complex, and you will work in an environment that requires you to plan and communicate clearly and effectively, and sometimes conduct creative problem solving. To succeed in the role, we believe you will have the following:

Essential Experience:

  • Experience in an agency environment
  • Bachelor's Degree in an appropriate field of study or equivalent work experience
  • 5+ years of proven experience in project management, software development lifecycle, e-commerce or business development
  • Demonstrated ability to manage complex workflows including prioritisation, planning and task delegation under tight deadlines
  • Website projects - particularly for WordPress / Drupal sites
  • Creative (Web UX / UI) Design management experience
  • Prince2 / Agile methodologies,
  • Jira experience (setting up and running projects)
  • Experience of leading and developing teams
  • Writes and speaks with ease
  • Presentation skills

Desirable:

  • Experience with Travel / Hotel websites with Booking engine
  • Ecommerce experience
  • SaaS BigCommerce / Shopify
  • Digital Agency Background
  • Headless build experience
  • Multiple concurrent project management
  • Maintenance
  • Experience managing multiple stakeholders / c-suite

Personal Development:

  • Bi-Annual appraisals
  • Company mentor scheme

Training:

  • Supplier sessions (e.g. Google)
  • Industry bodies (e.g. IAB)
  • External trainers
  • Opportunities to learn about other digital disciplines

Holidays: 25 days, increasing with length of service, plus Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve off; plus an additional 10 days 'work from anywhere in the world'

Social life/Benefits:

  • Free breakfast
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Discounted wellbeing classes / membership
  • Active company social life organised by a staff committee
  • Team sports such as softball, netball, bowling
  • Monthly drinks after each company meeting
  • Winter and summer parties
  • Events supporting a nominated charity each year
  • Opportunity for involvement in CSR initiatives