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

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