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Digital Project Manager

  • England: North West

  • 28k - 35k per year
  • Category: Agency Account Handling, Design, Digital, Project Management, User Experience   |
  • Contract: Permanent   |
  • Posted: 11 October 2018   |
  • Closing: 8 November 2018
  • Reference: 38693


Description

Digital Project Manager, Digital Agency, Manchester City Centre

This growing digital agency based in Manchester has a fantastic client base and a passionate team of digital marketers. With their recent growth and success they are looking for a Digital Project Manager to join their Media City based team in their brand new office! 

As Digital Project Manager you will play a key role in taking projects from initial planning and scoping phase all the way through to the creation of functional specs and then handing over to the designers and developers.  

You’ll work within the digital team and be lead PM where you’ll involved in a range of digital projects covering more specifically app builds/mobile, website development, and UX design. You will need to take a proactive approach and be well averse to working in a fast paced agency environment!

This agency is looking for someone who is able to speak and understand the languages of designers and developers, and be comfortable navigating through ambiguity of all kinds to create clarity for both the teams and clients.

As Digital Project Manager you will have responsibility for driving projects for the agency and will be adept to changing direction and working on several projects at one time. They are looking for someone who can also act as the key contact for clients and you’ll work in a creative agency environment where you’ll help determine project management tools for planning and tracking.

Ideally you’ll have good experience of user-centered design/user experience and IA as you’ll be responsible for communicating with developers.

Key skills:


  • Background in digital project management working on projects from initial briefing to delivery
  • Financial and budget management skills
  • The ability to build strong client relationships
  • Ability to test websites and apps and provide constructive feedback to team
  • Interest in conversion and user journeys
  • Technical competence and understanding of design and/or development
  • Used to working to strict timescales
  • Agency experience is ideal
  • Proven record in managing various digital projects from brief to delivery
  • Passion for technology and digital projects

This role could suit a Junior Digital Project Manager or Digital Project Coordinator with prior experience who is looking for the next step up. The nature of this agency means you'll be working on predominantly mobile app projects and web production. As an agency they are renowned for both the standard of their work, but also the fantastic culture that they've created within the team.

As an agency they have a social environment with a multi-skilled team based within a brand new office space in Media City (right next to the tram stop). They are looking for someone who has the ability to continuously assess processes and keep the team and clients regularly updated on project status.

Digital Project Manager, Digital Agency, Manchester City Centre

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Recruiter

Forward Role Recruitment

Becky Smith

0161 914 8556

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