Project Manager (IT & Digital Projects)

Wilde Associates
London (Central)
10 Feb 2018
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Project Manager (IT & Digital Projects)

Location: London

Salary: £55,000 to £65,000 DOE + Benefits

Job Type: Permanent

Job Reference: PH9420

You’ll be engaged in a number of tasks, including:

  • Being responsible for communication between all parties involved in your project to ensure your project is delivered on time, and to a high standard
  • Facilitating stand-ups, example workshops, demos, retrospectives, and sprint-planning sessions with your team and stakeholders using Agile methodologies
  • Proactively resourcing appropriate team members using the appropriate channels, both in terms of availability of team members and skillset
  • Demonstrating good communication skills with stakeholders, and passing on relevant information to your team, without causing distraction
  • Governing your project budget, making sure your team members fill in their time sheets promptly, and communicating with the client should there be any changes to the original plan
  • Identifying any issues, and resolving them quickly to ensure the project team can work unhindered

You will be:

  • Experienced with Agile methodologies and management processes
  • Proficient in project management tools such as Jira
  • Able to evaluate and formulate risk management strategies
  • Confident in your understanding of the software development lifecycle, including functional and non-functional practices’
  • Capable of running projects in a more traditional way, such as Waterfall, if required by the client, whilst also managing in an Agile fashion for the team
  • Passionate about providing the best possible service, and creating an excellent impression
  • Resilient during high-pressured situations
  • Driven to work towards resolution
  • Able to identify critical issues and prioritise accordingly
  • Educated to degree level (preferably in Computer Science, Business Management OR a similar subject), or have equivalent experience
  • Previous experience in project management and leading teams
  • Experience of working in a web environment with external stakeholders
  • Practical experience in Agile methodology
  • Being a certified Scrum Master would be an advantage

Wilde Associates is working in the capacity of an Employment Agency in respect of this role

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