Project Manager – 6 Month FTC

Job details
Posting date: 01 October 2020
Hours: Full time
Closing date: 31 October 2020
Location: Bristol, South West England
Company: Web Recruit Ltd
Job type: Contract
Job reference: HKXHK1211/SK

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Project Manager – 6 Month FTC
Plymouth, Bristol, Glasgow, or Edinburgh (with flexible/remote working options)
Competitive Salary

The role…

We’re looking for a successful, experienced Project Manager with a track record in delivering digital or software projects to join our team. You’ll utilise your project management expertise and experience of methodologies (especially Agile) to take responsibility for the management of a variety of technical projects including software updates, website builds and rebuilds, web applications, and much more for a range of leading global brands.

You’ll use your effective communications skills to work with clients, and a range of disciplines within our business, and have a good understanding of how technology can help us achieve our business goals and those of our clients. Your experience will ensure you comprehend and control your project objectives with regards to time and budget and the business and systems landscape, and you’ll be at ease turning our client needs into technical requirements which our Software Developers understand. You’ll have a natural ability for taking control of your projects, ensuring the clients and teams feel they are in safe hands even when the complex becomes more so. Along with a track record of managing multiple projects, you’ll have good leadership skills and a collaborative approach in the workplace.

This is a vital role in our success, and as a valued member of our business, you’ll play a big part in shaping and contributing to our wider growth plans.

Who we are…

We’re a world-leading digital learning provider, designing and delivering training solutions for global brands across multiple sectors and industries including pharmaceutical, finance, retail, manufacturing and professional services. Our exciting client list includes some of the world’s largest brands – AstraZeneca, Coca-Cola, Tesco, and Royal Mail, to name but a few. With a strong financial backing, we’re focused on leading the pack in Learning & Development, bringing together a heritage of creativity and technology, and applying the latest thinking in learning science to deliver truly effective digital learning.

Required experience:

- Experience of working in agile project management in a digital/tech market space (software, websites etc.)
- Minimum of 2 years' experience managing multiple projects for large brands/companies
- Proven track record in achieving and exceeding expectation on KPIs
- Experience of engaging and influencing technical and design project resource teams
- Client-facing experience, delivering plans with confidence and clarity
- Proven record of managing the end-to-end project cycle – including financials
- Cross-functional project planning and delivery expertise
- Confidence translating technical requirements into reasonable timelines and budgets
- Experience of co-ordinating technical teams
- Strong communication, analytical and numerical abilities
- Passion for customer excellence, innovation and quality


Whilst we have offices throughout the UK (Plymouth, Bristol, Glasgow and Edinburgh), we understand the need for flexible and remote working so as long as you are located in the UK and prepared to visit our offices if required, that’s good enough for us.

Apply now…

We are offering a highly competitive salary with benefits that include pension, critical illness, and death in service. If this sounds like your kind of opportunity, we'd love to hear from you. You’ll join a forward-thinking company focused on success and growing our people, and a delivery team with a big challenge and a determined, collaborative attitude.

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This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency.

Other organisations may call this role Learning & Development Project Manager, L&D Project Manager, Digital Learning Project Manager, Digital Learning Programme Manager, or Programme Manager.

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