Senior Digital Project Manager - Digital Agency
£45,000 - £60,000 + Extensive Benefits & Perks + Great Work-Life Balance
++ We’re looking for a seasoned Senior Digital Project Manager to join our busy, growing team ++
Sound like you?
We are looking for a talented Senior Digital Project Manager to join our team and drive digital projects from inception and design through to development and implementation. You will efficiently plan and prioritise all deliverables and resources, sometimes working across multiple projects. You will manage client expectations, schedules, budgets, assets and scope.
You should have a creative mindset to find effective solutions to blockers and an agile mindset to quickly adapt and change approach when required.
Reporting in to the Programme Manager, you will act as one of the key liaison points between the business and the project team, gaining an in-depth understanding of the client’s organisation, their project needs and their priorities. You will have a strong understanding of agile processes for delivering shippable code. You know and understand the design and development process. You will be comfortable communicating with the design and development teams and business stakeholders on both a business
and technical level. Being organised and having an attention to detail is essential as is your ability to write effectively and communicate across the team.
Our Senior PMs will work closely with creative, strategy and tech teams to produce amazing digital products. You will set and continually manage project and programme expectations while delegating and managing deliverables with team members and stakeholders. You will champion Agile project management methodology but more than anything, you will lead a team – make decisions and find solutions quickly and with confidence. You will have an interest and a passion for all things digital. We need someone who is confident and comfortable with the demands this role will require from the very start.
What We’d Like To See:
+ Significant experience in a digital or software development organisation.
+ Experience with the development of large-scale websites or apps and a strong understanding of web development technologies, third party applications and platforms, and devops.
+ Experience in end-to-end web or app design and development project management, from initial scoping and brief, through to resourcing and delivery of large projects in excess of £250k.
+ Experience implementing and working within an agile methodology, ideally ScrumMaster qualified
+ Expertise in budgeting and resource estimations for projects
+ Knowledge and understanding of the creative design thinking process
+ Understanding of the interdependencies between technology, creative, operations and business needs
+ Proven success in providing on site leadership for project teams by building and motivating team
members to meet project goals, adhering to their responsibilities and project milestones
+ Able to clearly communicate the goals of the client and the ideas behind our awesome work.
+ Able to facilitate workshops to define scope, requirements and deliverables
+ Easily work with everyone from our visual designers to our tech developers and of course our clients
+ Comfortable working in innovation-style projects using concepts such as design sprints, double diamond as well as classic delivery mode
+ Experience managing project and programme expectations while delegating and managing deliverables with team members and stakeholders
+ Able to engage with client service, designers and development teams to ensure the project
objectives are realistic and achievable within time frames and budgets.
+ Thorough project documentation approach (project plans, business requirements, statements of works and budgets) to manage the project delivery
+ Able to interact with senior stakeholders within client organisations and get the best out of the design and development teams
Join us and you’ll get…
+ A competitive salary with annual reviews
+ A generous company pension
+ A training budget for conferences and online learning
+ Hack days and time to work on your own projects
+ Regular one-to-ones and twice annual discussions about your professional development
+ A friendly but focused work environment that helps you concentrate on what you do best
+ A Zone 1 & 2 travelcard for London
+ A monthly wellness allowance for the gym or anything else that keeps you fit, healthy and happy
+ Plenty of lunches and team events
+ Regular company away days (last year we went white water rafting, camping, sailing, and skiing and snowboarding in the Alps)
+ The chance to play ping pong, football, badminton, dodgeball and tennis with your colleagues
+ The best office view in London!
We are a London-based digital design and development studio. We lovingly design and build websites and apps for forward-thinking digital start ups and enterprise-level organisations. We work on projects in the banking, telecoms, government, media, charity, health and insurance sectors, bringing exciting new ideas, strategies and visions to life. We partner with technology startups to deliver disruptive customer-centric experiences that are fresh, innovative and exciting. And we design and develop our own digital ventures from the ground up as it gives our team an opportunity to learn and experiment whilst having complete creative freedom to flex some muscle and show what DDers can do.
We champion great service design and best practice development techniques and we value creativity, quality, delivery, teamwork and having fun and enjoying what we do. We strive to make beautiful digital things, people love to use. Founded in 2004, we are team of 26 (and growing) talented designers and developers based in Brixton, south west London with an amazing view over the entire London skyline.
If this sounds like you, get in touch, we would love to hear from you.
You may have worked in the following capacities:
Enterprise Digital Project Manager, eCommerce Project Manager, Lead Digital Project Manager
Interested? Just Apply Below...
...But first a little formality. By applying you explicitly consent to us processing & passing your application to our client for review for this vacancy only. If your skills match the role you will hear back from us within 2 business days. If you have any pre-application questions please contact us quoting the job title & ref. Good luck, Team RR.