Project Manager Junior

02 Feb 2017
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Project Manager (Junior): An ambitious Junior Project Manager is required by a London based global media management consultancy to provide the full scope of project management duties.

This is an ideal opportunity for an ambitious project minded individual with a few years' experience in project management, project co-ordinating, or a related role where the skillset can be transferred (i.e. event management or consultancy). Experience in marketing or media is a great advantage.

The key to this exciting role is being able to build trust with clients and the internal team quickly and for the person to present as confident and able to hold their own. Full on the job training provided.

The position will have daily interaction with both internal, external teams and clients to keep projects on track and moving forward. The Junior Project Manager will form part of the project management team who lead on ensuring quality across all projects.

The Junior Project Manager will co-ordinate everything including writing reports, organising team workflow, be present on multi-market conference calls, and build trust and relationships with client stakeholders and other large consultancy firms working in collaboration.


*Day to day management of multiple projects
*Effectively communicate with internal / external teams and clients regarding project deliverables and details. Many client communications are remote, so experience managing teams and relationships via e-communication and telephone is key
*Interpret project and client needs to create and manage detailed project plans and schedules with clear stage boundaries and deliverables
*Report on project progress to multiple stakeholders on a regular basis through management and facilitation of teleconference Work In Progress call
*Create detailed project plans, specific to project needs through liaising with key stakeholders and using project management best practice techniques and tools
*Manage and actively mitigate against project issues and risks to ensure successful project completion
*Ensure quality standards are upheld
*Must have ability to lead individuals who are not direct reports
*Must be able to work in teams and on your own
*Write, edit and proof content on a variety of projects and plans
*Other duties as assigned

Essential Skills & Experience:

*Qualified to Bachelor degree level in business, marketing or advertising. Other disciplines considered.
*Experience managing, multi-stakeholder projects, working to tight deadlines
*Exceptional communication, organisational and written skills
*Experience in marketing and / or media industry
*Experience using project management software to develop, track and report on project process
*Ability to multi-task in a deadline driven environment
*Excellent computer skills across common desktop software (e.g. word, excel, access)
*Project Management qualification desirable, but not essential
*Media or marketing agency or internal marketing department experience a plus, but not essential

This is a high profile opportunity for a skilled Junior Project Manager to work with a leading London based media consultancy. Competitive salary. Apply Now for more details!