Digital Project Manager

CPS Group Limited
Cardiff (Caerdydd)
12 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Digital Project Manager // Digital Agency // up to £45,000 + benefits // Cardiff 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 * Experience writing user stories or functional specification (desirable) * Enterprise CMS experience including Sitecore (desirable) * Experience of process improvement (desirable) 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 // up to £45,000 + benefits // Cardiff By applying to this advert you are giving CPS Group (UK) Ltd authority to hold and process your data for this specific role and any other roles we may deem suitable to you over time. We will not pass your data to any third party without your verbal or written permission to do so. All incoming and outgoing calls are recorded for training and compliance purposes. CPS Group (UK) Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy