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Digital Project Manager

Digital Project Manager, Digital Development Agency, Manchester City Centre, £30- £40K

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.

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 lead on builds of this scale don’t come around that often in the North!

You’ll be part of a strong Project Management team where you’ll involved in a range of digital projects covering more specifically app and CMS builds. 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. You must have delivered web development projects.

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. 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, and supported on large scale builds (circa £ ½ millon in budget).

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
  • Experience of concurrent large development projects  
  • 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, £30- £40k

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