Project Manager.

Full-time or part-time: £20,000 to £26,000 depending on experience

Closing date: 28th September 2018

Introduction.

As we continue to grow we are looking for a Project Manager to join us here at our Cardiff Bay HQ who has a strong ability to deeply understand what each of our project requirements are and then manage the projects end to end in an agile environment.

The ideal candidate will be highly impassioned and responsible for planning the team structure based on the agency’s resource available and outstanding at working as part of a team.

We are looking for individuals that thrive in the digital world, working within multi-disciplinary teams across design and development internally and collaborating with a range of clients.

The ideal candidate must understand the constraints of project delivery across scope, time and budget and will have applied this knowledge previously.

Work times are flexible.

You are entitled to 28 days holiday per year, including Bank Holidays.


We expect you to:

  • Be very well organised
  • Have a good tech understanding/fast learner
  • Communicate clearly and professionally internally and externally
  • Ability work under pressure and handle multiple moving targets


Your skills and experience:

  • Excellent personal and communication skills
  • Be an outstanding team player with proven ability to lead and facilitate where necessary
  • Have a keen eye for detail and experience in using digital tools to manage projects
  • Ideal agency experience but not absolutely essential


What you’ll be responsible for:

  • Helping the team stay on top of day to day running of projects
  • Be the client’s direct point of contact, updating them on progress and dealing with any issues ensuring constant communication
  • Responsible for explaining stages of work to our clients and following up with updates
  • Implement changes to help and improve our processes as we discover tools and practises that will make us a better agency
  • Keeping the team motivated by setting clear cut targets and transparency so everyone is well informed and perform to their best ability


About Illustrate Digital.

Illustrate Digital is a web development agency based in Cardiff Bay. We specialise in design and development for WordPress and have worked hard to bring on board brilliant clients who provide us with regular, enjoyable projects and challenges. As an experienced and passionate team we are looking for the best for our clients and each other. At the heart of Illustrate you’ll find a strong, diverse, multicultural team who love nothing more than to push each other forward, so expect a friendly and challenging environment.

 

Benefits.

We have a creative, flexible and growth-centred environment where you will be able to continuously develop. You’ll be working with Apple Computers and on project management and communication tools that we’ve not shied away from investing in. As an agency we provide a company pension, flexible hours, subsidised conference tickets & travel for WordCamps, annual team events and free beer Fridays!

How To Apply

Please submit an up-to-date and relevant CV to us, alongside an introductory letter explaining how you think you would fit into the role. Please be honest and write openly about who you are – we’re looking for people with great character and we value this more highly than great skill (it’s still important though, of course).

Submit your CV and cover letter using Indeed here: https://www.indeed.co.uk/job/project-manager-34aeb56c8531c0c8

You should hear back from us within 3 working days to confirm we’ve received your submission. If we don’t get in touch, please call us on 02921 961661 to confirm that we’ve received it.