Digital Project Manager

Recruiter
CPS Group (UK) Limited
Location
Manchester
Salary
£40000 - £45000/annum Excellent Bens
Posted
21 Jul 2017
Closes
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Digital Project Manager // Digital Agency // £45,000 // Manchester

My client, a highly reputable Digital Agency are looking to appoint a Digital Project Manager into their existing and growing team. Although this is a hands-off role, this Project Manager will need to be able to communicate with technical colleagues (Developers, Testers - .NET) and stakeholders effectively.

The key responsibilities for this role are:

* Managing software development projects through the entire project lifecycle
* Accountable for on time, on cost delivery to acceptable quality standards
* Planning, tracking, reacting and controlling of all design, development and test activities
* Communicating and engaging with (.NET) development, test team, support team, business analysts, front end and back end developers, QA, implementation team, management and off shore teams
* Assessing and reviewing risk and identify mitigating actions
* Managing multiple projects whilst maintaining quality and control
* Running Sprint Planning sessions with daily scrums involving project stakeholders and clients

The key skills and experience needed to fulfill this role are:

* Responsibility for delivering medium to large scale software development projects
* Working with Microsoft development tools and packages
* Experience of Agile methodologies along with working in a Scrum environment
* Creation of backlogs and detailed user stories
* Experience of managing multiple projects at a time
* Familiar with software development/programming languages such as .NET (Either having had experience in a software development/engineering/testing role, or experience in managing a team of software developers)
* Prince 2 or similar project management qualification
* Scrum Master/Agile qualification or equivalent
* Stakeholder management and communication up to board level and clients
* Ability to interpret and abstract technical information
* Experience within the Digital Agency industry is essential

This is a great opportunity for someone who is looking for exciting projects, and the ability to make an impact at every level of the business.

For more details and to receive a full job description, please apply immediately.

Digital Project Manager // Digital Agency // £45,000 // Manchester

CPS Group (UK) Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy