Project Manager

Recruiter
Location
London
Salary
£30k - 32k per year
Posted
04 Apr 2017
Closes
02 May 2017
Ref
SH11690
Contact
Sara Hitner
Contract Types
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Design Disciplines
Branding
Job Functions
Project Manager

The Speed Read:
 
An international branding agency requires a Midweight Project Manager
 
The Facts:

This agency has a large international reputation and presence but the London team is smaller. Your role will be to assist the Account Director and Senior PMs by coordinating and managing the day to day activities for approximately 3 key client relationships, each with multiple projects. You will typically be working on 4-8 brand related projects serving 2-3 client account programmes at a time and will either be leading or assisting on these projects.
 
You will be involved from initial project briefings through to completion, supporting the strategic and administrative needs of the team.
 
You will be tasked with helping to achieve project objectives, on time and on budget. This includes proactive communications amongst project team members and with clients, gathering input from Strategists and Creative leads to facilitate efficient work flow, reporting on project status, setting objectives for activities and meetings, and leading the follow-through. You'll understand the strategic needs of your client and you'll work to grow this relationship.
 
In addition to project-related work, this role has a number of internal responsibilities. You will maintain an office-wide view of current and upcoming project resource needs for effective resource planning, communicating this information across the agency and working with project managers and practice leads to fulfil the assignments and meet profitability targets. You will lead and maintain the process for collecting future resourcing needs from the wider team. You'll coordinate a weekly resource meeting, tracking changes to project deliverables and help manage resource conflicts.
 
You'll be:
 
An experienced Project Manager with 3-4 year's agency or client side experience, ideally with an exposure to different industries. You will have received some formal training in project management with a resulting certification. You will have strong experience of managing multiple priorities under strict deadlines and you'll be capable of responding to client requests with a keen sense of urgency. You'll be able to talk with clarity and confidence to clients and you will enjoy collaborating with production and creative teams.
 
Your Superpower:
 
Strong interpersonal skills

Apply for Project Manager

Already uploaded your CV? Sign in to apply instantly

Apply

Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your CV must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .rtf, and no bigger than 8MB


Upload from your computer

Or import from cloud storage

Your Portfolio must be a .doc, .pdf, .docx, .txt, .rtf, and no bigger than 8MB


4000 characters left


By applying for a job listed on Design Week Jobs you agree to our terms and conditions and privacy policy. You should never be required to provide bank account details. If you are, please email us.

More jobs like this