Freelance Senior Digital Project Manager for Global Marketing Agency, 5+ months, £400 – £440/day

Senior Digital Project Manager (Freelance) for Leading Global Marketing Agency in London – £400 - £440 / day

This Agency are currently working with a client, a leading financial services provider, on the redesign and development of their global website. They have already completed the discovery phase to scope the project and are now into concept and design for the first phase. They are seeking a Senior-level project manager to assist with this phase of the project, working partly on-site with the client.

Key Responsibilities

  • Lead the team through the Define and Design phase of the project, to achieve the agreed outcomes / milestones;
  • Project planning and execution – low level planning and team management;
  • Day to day hands on management of the delivery team to agreed outputs;
  • Management of change control process;
  • Management of the client for dependencies;
  • Confident at negotiating positive outcomes / having open conversations with the client around scope;
  • Weekly Project reporting / status reporting (risks, actions, Issues, Dependencies);
  • Financial reporting (internal project status / position)

 

Essential Experience Includes:

  • 5+ years’ digital project management experience within an agency setting;
  • Expertise in working in waterfall / agile environments;
  • Management of enterprise size CMS redesign projects previously is a must;
  • Management of creative and technology teams is a must;
  • Comfortable working with uncertainty and a self starter that does not require heavy oversite to deliver;
  • Strong communicator to internal and external teams;
  • Client facing experience with the ability to manage client expectations in a friendly / firm manner;
  • Financial Services experience is a bonus.