Digital Project Manager (PT)

We are looking for a highly organised, self motivated Project Manager to join our team focussing on delivering Tech For Good digital products. The successful candidate will be a strong team player with the ability to work independently, prioritising their own work and that of others when required.

You will plan the projects and provide clients with costings, timings and deadlines as well as updates on progress. You will ensure the work is scheduled with the team and that they are fully briefed on requirements, timescales and milestones. Excellent communication skills are critical to this role as you will be the key to ensuring the clients’ needs are understood and delivered by the team. This is a delivery focused position, and a vital role for the studio.

The role is part time - 20-25 hours per week (flexible / negotiable)


Key responsibilities

  • Managing and planning digital projects in an Agile-inspired way
  • Planning and scheduling the team’s time across multiple projects using sprint plans
  • Attending client meetings and relaying key messages to the team
  • Ensure the requirements are clearly captured and understood
  • Regular communication and liaison with clients and team members
  • Completing projects to a specific schedule and within an agreed budget
  • Management of costs associated with each project
  • Identification and management of project risks, issues and dependencies
  • Take ownership and lead on our internal project management process and resource time tracking
  • Studio management responsibilities

Essential requirements

  • 4+ years’ experience managing digital projects
  • Ability to manage multiple digital projects
  • Experience of delivering projects using the Agile methodology (extra brownie points for experience of working with GDS Service Manual)
  • A real and demonstrable attention to detail
  • Experience of managing internal and external stakeholder relationships
    • Experience in working closely with designers and developers
    • Ability to multi-task and prioritise
    • Excellent communication skills
    • Be independent, disciplined, self motivated, open, honest and flexible

    Desirable:

    • Project management qualifications - in particular Agile but also Prince II, APMP or similar.

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    What’s in it for you.

    • 30k-35k starting salary (pro-rata - 20-25 hours)
    • 8% pension
    • Flexible working hours and location
    • A creative and central Leeds studio location (30 secs from Leeds station )
    • 25 days holiday (plus UK public holidays) increasing by 1 every year
    • Work with a young forward thinking company with a positive attitude and a passion for using digital for good
    • Your own MacBook Pro and dev environment
    • Personal yearly training budget
    • Opportunity to grow and dedicated time to develop new skills

    Interested?

    We believe in being as transparent as possible - here's an overview of our recruitment process

    • 1. Drop us a line

      Introduce yourself, we want to get to know you

    • 2. Let's have a chat

      We'll give you a call to discuss the job, your experience and answer any questions you have

    • 3. Come meet the team

      We're a small team, it's important that we all get along and will be able to work together

    • 4. Welcome to the team

      So, it was you we were looking for 😄

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