Senior Project Manager

  • Job Reference: KGR6720540
  • Date Posted: 12 July 2018
  • Recruiter: Venn Group
  • Location: Bristol
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Communications & Marketing
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Permanent Senior Project Manager
Recruitment Agency Reference: 6720540
Location: Bristol
Permanent position

A permanent position has arisen for a Senior Project Manager with an industry leading Media organisation working with the mobile and UX/UI teams. They are looking for an enthusiastic Senior Project Manager with a passion for mobile development. The successful candidate will have a full understanding of software and mobile development.

Your duties will include:

  • Effectively managing projects throughout the full cycle
  • Working with UX and technical teams to create and maintain project plans
  • Co-ordinating and empowering resources (developers, QA testers and designers)
  • Successfully allocating and managing client budgets as well as communicating and guiding the clients throughout the project
  • Managing dependencies and ensuring that the client understands their role and responsibilities to ensure the project is successfully completed
  • Identifying and managing risks and ensuring effective solutions
  • Highlighting key cross and up sell opportunities and informing the account and strategy teams  
  • Coaching and mentoring junior team members
  • Working with the internal teams as well as the client to create technical specifications, project burn-downs and test plans
  • Reporting and forecasting revenue and resource needs

The successful candidate should have:

  • Strong experience of managing scope and delivery of multiple large-scale digital projects successfully
  • Strong experience of project management frameworks – PRINCE2 and Agile
  • The ability to quickly learn specific software such as Jira, Synergist, Who’s Off and Resource Guru
  • Knowledge of native as well as coding and ability to analyse web services
  • Experience building native apps for iOS or Android
  • Experience coding in swift for iPhones
  • A full clean driving license and passport

To apply for this role or to find out about other technology/creative jobs, please contact James in the Reading Digital Recruitment team on 0118 207 1212 or jbarratt@venngroup.com

Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates.