Senior Digital Agency Project Manager
Old St, London EC1V 9EY
£35,000 - £45,000 Depending on Experience + Fun Benefits & Perks + Lots of progression opportunities.
++ Excellent opportunity for a smart and experienced digital project manager, with experience of a project management framework, to join a fast-growing Shoreditch based digital agency ++
Join a Shoreditch-based digital agency specialising in conversion and UX focused web design, along with ongoing CRO, traffic generation and digital consultancy. We’re seeking a Senior Project Manager to help the company deliver on an exciting growth programme.
Clients range from banks to ecommerce, with projects focusing on CRO and UX led bespoke CMS website design and build using Craft CMS and WordPress, and online stores using Shopify or Craft Commerce. Retainers are also provided, from hosting and maintenance, to ongoing conversion optimisation and paid search.
This is a rare opportunity to work closely with the founder, who after many years in the business, is now transforming and expanding from it’s existing model of external freelancers, consultants and partners to a full agency model specialising in CRO and UX, employing an in-house team.
Having secured the support of an accomplished advisor that successfully started, scaled and sold a top 10 digital agency, we’re an ambitious agency with our sights firmly set on big prizes this year and beyond.
We need people with the same drive and enthusiasm to help us get there. If that’s you, read on...
We’ll rely on you to...
You’ll deliver high quality, on-time and effective project delivery, serving new and existing clients with excellent organisation and proactive communication. From defining project scope, to technical and creative briefing of delivery partners and staff, you’ll bring a problem-solving, consultative approach.
We'll need you to assist with developing client proposals and job costing, as well as keeping an eagle eye on client websites and campaign performance, and creating and presenting regular reports to clients with insights and input on suggested website changes or A\B tests.
You will make sure that project finances, quality and delivery are all on track, producing project status reports for review with the Hallway team.
As the key person in charge of project delivery, you will continually design and refine ways of working with optimised systems, processes and procedures, picking the best tools for the job - in particular, helping the agency develop its CRO and UX led proposition.
What you’ll need...
+ Able to demonstrate strong senior partner management (clients and internal teams)
+ Ability to lead and motivate a cross-discipline team to success, under tight deadlines
+ Excellent knowledge of digital production and solid experience working with UX and Conversion Rate Optimisation (CRO)
+ Demonstrated experience managing both internal and external / freelance Copywriters, Analysts, Creatives, Developers, and other talent
+ Enthusiastic, highly organised approach ensuring that all client commitments are delivered to exceed expectations
+ A consultative approach at all times, contributing ideas, as opposed to an “order taking” attitude
+ A big picture thinker, understanding all aspects of a project
+ A knack for spotting issues or potential pitfalls in a project and flagging them early in the process
+ You will thrive with challenges and have a need for knowledge — no matter what the question or problem, you will find the solution.
+ At least 4 years' experience in a similar role
+ A fundamental desire to help build the business, and be a key player in our success - while progressing within the company
+ Knowledge and experience of running CRO and UX projects, including use of associated tools for user/customer research and A/B testing
+ Experience using CMS platforms, Analytics and BI platforms such as Google Data Studio would be advantageous
+ Able to work effectively within G Suite applications (Docs, Sheets, Drawings, etc)
+ Superb communicator, clear and concise whilst numerate and analytical
In return for all the above, you’ll have the chance to play a key role within a growing digital agency with plenty of progression opportunities. Located a mere hipster’s moustache from Silicon Roundabout, you’ll be right in the middle of the action.
+ Salary of £35-45k depending on experience
+ 20 days + 8 bank holidays
+ An extra day off on your birthday (or the day after, depending on how you’re celebrating)
+ Gym membership contribution
+ Cycle to work scheme
+ Free Shopify, Amazon Prime or Netflix subscription
+ Regular progression meetings designed to support your career development
+ Stylish and comfortable award-winning offices, home to Hallway and many other exciting businesses
+ 2 minute walk from Old Street underground (or 1 minute, if you've really honed your London-walk)
+ We love keeping up to date and learning new things, so expect plenty of opportunities to go to meetups, talks and conferences as well as training
+ Join in with Hallway (and other) social events
Does this role sound like the next big step in your career? Are you ready to take on the exciting challenge of growing this agency with the founder? If so, we'd love to have a conversation with you.
Interested? Apply here for a fast-track path to the hiring manager