Project Manager - Experiential

Recruiter
People by Design
Location
London
Salary
35000.0000
Posted
16 Feb 2017
Closes
16 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We are recruiting for 2 Project Managers, 1 with a retail design / display background, and 1 with specific experience of interactive display / experiential.

Are you motivated to build your experience in a diverse and fast-paced role that offers juicy challenges and the chance to work with world-renowned clients? This is an ideal opportunity for a creative and quick-thinking individual to head up multiple bespoke projects alongside a vibrant and friendly team.

This exciting Project Manager role serves as a fantastic platform to showcase a broad set of creative and organisational skills, and demonstrate that you are capable of managing a wide range of projects requiring a fast turnaround.

You will be required to take ownership of projects, liaise with clients, designers and suppliers, and keep senior members of the team updated on project progress. Organisation is essential, as is your attention to detail, and a high level of energy.

The role offers real scope for innovative thinking within a highly collaborative and dynamic environment. Ideal for someone with a can-do, positive attitude and the ability to stay composed when under pressure, this is undoubtedly a not-to-be-missed prospect.

Key tasks and responsibilities within this role will include:

  • Acting as the key contact between the business and clients for all new and ongoing projects
  • Building and maintaining strong relationships with clients
  • Setting up client meetings for new project briefs or business development opportunities
  • Managing expectations of clients, maintaining CPAs and managing workloads to ensure priorities and deadlines are met
  • Liaising with account directors in handling quotations for projects
  • Leading and motivating members of the team towards timely delivery of projects

Skills and Qualifications needed:

  • Experience in project management, ideally within the creative sector
  • Ability to manage multiple projects at one time and work to tight deadlines
  • Fantastic organisational skills
  • A great communicator with strong leadership qualities
  • Ability to prioritise effectively, including managing conflicting priorities
  • Superb team player with the ability to resolve issues quickly and effectively
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office, particular need to be strong with Excel

About our Client:

Our client is an energetic and truly innovative business, working primarily with retail and exhibition clients, across the UK and worldwide. Growing at pace, with a commitment to delivering to the very highest standards, they firmly believe that the key to their success lies in employing people who are passionate and enthusiastic about their work.

If this role sounds appealing, and you want to work for an organisation that focuses on the recognition of a proactive and collaborative work ethic, please apply via this page to arrange an initial discussion.