Digital Project Manager

Job Title: Digital Project Manager

Reporting to: Digital Director

Location: Northampton

 

Job Description

We are looking for a highly motivated and experienced Digital Project Manager to join our team in Northampton (UK).

As Digital Project Manager you will work across a range of our clients on innovative, creative and digital projects and help manage and coordinate our team of passionate web/application developers.

You will need experience in an agency environment and an impressive knowledge of the digital / web project life cycle and top level development processes.

The right person will be ambitious, keen to learn, self-driven, organised, client facing and have great communication skills and be willing to travel overseas (where required) to help service our clients and deliver our projects.

Key tasks and responsibilities include

  • To be responsible within your team for producing estimates and delivery of the project
  • Creating project plans and scoping documents
  • Creating key project documentation, driving internal meetings. 
  • Driving quality delivery through to project completion
  • Working directly with a range of clients
  • Creating and maintaining weekly status
  • Tracking and reporting on project costs
  • Manage resource scheduling
  • Be client facing and attend client briefings
  • Managing the whole lifecycle of digital projects, right from brief through to delivery.
  • Keep projects on track and within time and budget.
  • Manage multiple projects and clients – anything from web builds to marketing communications
  • Keeping clients happy
  • Working with client services team to further develop clients

Essential skills and experience

  • Experience working as a Digital Project Manager within an agency.
  • Excellent budget management skills.
  • Have worked on a range of clients and be client facing with B2B and B2C experience
  • Proven experience managing web builds, design for print and animation/video
  • Client facing & solid communications skills 
  • Excellent Team Management & Motivation Skills
  • Ambitious

Nice to have…

  • Creative input to communication briefs
  • Storyboarding and conceptual skills
  • Knowledge of SEO management and implementation
  • Experience with planning and managing Social Media campaigns

Character Requirements

  • You have passion and hunger
  • Prioritises team needs ahead of own
  • Detail oriented, well organised and self-motivated
  • Excellent communication/presentation ability, capable of inspiring both colleagues & clients
  • You are outgoing, personable, sociable and easy going
  • You are open to criticism from your team to benefit project development and understanding
  • You are always ready to learn and to share knowledge
  • You can deal with pressure and can work in a fast paced environment

Qualifications

  • 3 years project management experience
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Benefits

  • Bonus scheme linked to profit share
  • Company Pension
  • Option of Health care cover

Outlooks Brand Values

  • Creativity
  • Commitment
  • Collaboration
  • Motivation

This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a full service digital communications agency with great prospects for future growth and development.

Email CV and samples of your work to Jason@outlook.co.uk
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Jason Farmer

Digital Director
jason@outlook.co.uk

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