SENIOR PROJECT MANAGER
PURPOSE OF THE ROLE
As a Senior Project Manager you have the responsibility to manage the delivery of concurrent projects within budget, time and quality requirements. You operate with a large degree of autonomy in managing your projects, your key objectives are delivery, quality and business success whilst engendering and promoting a collaborative team focused approach. You must be comfortable and confident in understanding your role as our Senior project manager, defending scope whilst seeing and developing opportunities for cross sell and up-sell of services.
MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Create a positive team environment, fostering a culture of collaboration, and enabling the successful delivery of projects through the work of the team
Ensure resource is appropriately assigned and serve as an escalation point for the rest of the team to help ensure work is completed on time and to budget
Manage relationships with internal and external stakeholders building a rapport and credibility with key people
Effectively resolve issues and remove barriers to success. Know when to intervene, and be willing to be hands on with work when necessary
Management and delivery of a number of concurrent projects
Be able to identify the appropriate resource levels required to meet the demands of your projects
Ensure projects are managed to protect profitability and change control is in place to manage scope
Ensure your projects hit their deadlines in accordance with the planning process and the client brief
Produce, manage and communicate project plans.
KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED
2 years experience as a project manager in a commercial environment
Experience in managing the following types of projects; digital, eCommerce, system integration, SEO optimisation and conversion optimisation
Experience of working on the Magento v1 and v2 platform and Atlassian suite including Jira and Confluence would be highly desirable
Must be able to demonstrate a portfolio of projects delivered ranging in value from £75- £200k or man days effort of 200 - 700 days
Strong communication and management skills including people management, risk management process organisation and technical expertise, negotiating and issue resolution capabilities.
The resilience to overcome issues and drive activity and results
Confident in managing client expectations
Able to engage in and manage negotiations, project issues, risks and opportunities
To apply, please email CV’s and cover letter (if desired) along with the position applied for to firstname.lastname@example.org.