Digital Project Manager

Posted 19 days ago by Forward Role
Location Manchester Job Type Permanent
Salary £25k - 35k per year Sector Agency

Digital Project Manager, Digital Development Agency, Manchester City Centre, £25-£35K

This multi award-winning digital agency based in Manchester has a fantastic client base and a passionate team! Following a continued busy period of new work, they are looking for a Digital Project Manager to manage a number of projects across high traffic web, CMS and app builds for the agency. This role would suit a Junior Project Manager looking to step up or a mid-level Digital Project Manager looking to gain more exposure to working on larger development projects. 

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. Your role will be focused on a number of projects with substantial budgets and opportunities to assist on builds of this scale don’t come around that often in the North!

You’ll be part of a strong team where you’ll involved in a range of digital projects covering more specifically app and CMS builds, working alongside the Senior Project Manager. You will need to take a proactive approach and be well averse to working in a fast paced agency environment! As Digital Project Manager you’ll be delivery focused, with a passion for collaboration and the ability to deliver a large development roadmap.

This agency is looking for someone who is able to speak and understand the languages of designers and developers, testers 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 helping to drive projects for the agency with the full support of the Senior Digital Project Manager 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 plan projects meticulously and ensure timescales are clearly estimate and communicated. 

Ideally you’ll have previous agency experience or will have worked in a software delivery company, on large scale builds. 

What you’ll need:  

  • 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
  • Interest in conversion and user journeys
  • Technical competence and understanding of design and/or development
  • Used to working to strict timescales
  • Agency experience
  • Proven record in managing various digital projects from brief to delivery
  • Passion for technology and digital projects

The nature of this agency means you'll be working in an open, challenging environment and 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. 

They have a social environment with a multi-skilled team based within a brand new office space. 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 Development Agency, Manchester City Centre, £25- £35k

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