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Senior Project Manager

Are you a self-motivated process driven digital project manager now looking to step up or perhaps seeking a new challenging senior role? 

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About the role

Working within an experienced team of UX architects, designers, user interface developers and .Net developers, you will have the opportunity to plan, co-ordinate and take the full lead on digital projects of varying sizes from experiential to commerce solutions for our varied and growing client-base.

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Responsibilities

  • Build and maintain strong client relationships, using your experience to ensure the right outcomes for the client and the agency
  • Leveraging your robust understanding of digital solutions and project management to own the solution and closely control its delivery
  • Successfully deliver of a wide range of digital projects to time, budget and quality
  • Strong, clear and pro-active expectation management through communication and status reporting, both internally and to clients
  • Oversight and preparation of detailed project documentation including functional specifications, plans and cost estimates, and assisting with requirements capture
  • Ability to act in a consultative capacity, leading meetings and workshops to drive project scope and requirements definition
  • Recognise the importance of process and clear expectations, and lead and drive forward the Project Management team and delivery processes

Working at Ridgeway you get to work with some great clients, working in partnership with them to shape and create great digital solutions is incredibly satisfying. Alex Cox
Project Manager

Essential experience

  • At least five years' solid commercial experience of working within an agency in either a digital project management or digital producer role
  • Experience of writing high-quality clear, commercially sound proposals 
  • Examples of delivering projects to time, budget and quality with exceptional time management and organisational skills
  • Experience of managing a multi-disciplined team to deliver digital projects
  • Experience of delivering projects with project values ranging between £100k and £400k

Essential skills

  • Excellent diplomacy and stakeholder management skills
  • Fastidious levels of attention to detail
  • Proven ability to run multiple web design and development projects of varying sizes and requirements
  • Ability to use initiative and self-management skills, with pragmatic and practical approach to work
  • Excellent communication skills at all levels, both written and oral

Desirable skills

  • The ideal candidate will have experience in managing ecommerce focused projects
  • Previous experience of tools such as Liquid Planner, Basecamp and JIRA would be beneficial
  • Practical blended experience with both agile / waterfall methodologies 

 

Further details

  • Salary

    This role offers a salary ranging from circa £45-65k, subject to skills and experience. Please state your salary requirements upon application.

  • Location

    We have two offices, located in Oxfordshire and central London. We provide remote and flexible working options in normal times, and all roles are currently remote due to Covid-19, however you need to be able to reasonably attend the Witney office on a regular basis post-Covid.

  • Equal opportunities

    We are an equal opportunities employer, and strongly support diversity in our team.

  • No agencies

    We only accept direct applications and request agencies are respectful of this.

Send us your details to apply for this role

Just upload your CV and cover letter to tell us some basic details about yourself, giving us an overview of how your skills and experience fit the role's criteria.

If you have any questions about this role, please contact us and mark your email to the attention of our Recruitment Manager.

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