Project Manager
Location:
Manchester
Salary:
Competitive Salary, Great Benefits
Type:
Permanent
Consultant:
Michael Glaze-Santonen
Email:
Project Manager: Remote-First - only go to the office if you WANT to!

My client is a leader in the ‘Tech for Good’ space. They are a multi-award-winning agency whose mission statement is to develop technology for Societal good.

As part of their ambitious growth plans, they are seeking a Project Manager.

For years now the company has championed a remote-first policy. This means that people can choose a work/life balance that suits them best. For some this is full remote and other’s part remote. The important thing is that they take care of people first and have a company ethos which is built around this value.

If you are a Project Manager seeking a new challenge and want to work in a genuinely good company and be part of a mission to use technology for the greater good, this is the place for you!

About the role;

Working as part of a team, you’ll be using your skills to help solve problems that actually matter, not just serving customers. You’ll ideally have worked in project teams and will relish working in an agency.

You#39&ll take ownership of project delivery and lead a multidisciplinary team to deliver digital projects and products that delight our clients, are profitable for our business, satisfy our employees and create a positive social impact.

Example projects include but are not limited to: - a chatbot to provide support for at risk young people; an app that helps carers and parents of children with serious illnesses; a web-based peer-to-peer platform which enables those in need to apply for the benefits they need; A multi award-winning digital service tackling loneliness for Age UK

Your Experience;

* You’ll have a digital/software background and experience with website design and build projects of varying sizes
* Experience working as part of a digital agency, working with external digital agencies or working within an in-house digital team
* You’ve got experience of Agile delivery, with or without a recognised Agile project management qualification

* Ideally, you’ll also have experience managing native app design and build project

About You;

* Communication – You value honest and open communication, you never avoid difficult conversations and know how to negotiate
* Inquisitive– You’re always the one to ask ‘Why?’ You are driven to make sure that yourself and colleagues are always working in the most efficient way towards the right goal
* Project Management Tools – You know how to use Jira or similar task-based project management tools
* Organisation – You are a self-starter and take responsibility for your own schedule and workload and know when to delegate
* Team Player – You are a team player – you can collaborate to achieve shared goals.
* Always learning – You’re always looking for opportunities to learn and share your knowledge with others


What#39&s on Offer;
My client is proud to offer a wide range of excellent benefits including:

* Flexible working hours – choose the hours that suit you
* A choice to opt in to the 9-day fortnight scheme: which means you compress your working fortnight into 9 days instead of 10, giving you every other Friday off – an extra 26 days per year!
* Enhanced maternity / paternity leave package
* 28 days holiday and the ability to purchase up to 5 more days through a salary sacrifice scheme
* Paid sick, emergency and compassionate leave
* Company pension
* Paid volunteering leave
* Childcare vouchers
* Eye care vouchers
* Access to training, materials and the ability to attend conferences and networking events where relevant
* Staff perks package offering money off high street and online shopping, technology, motoring, travel, food, experiences and attractions
* Excellent prospects for growth, career progression and training.
Please select your CV

If you feel that you have the required experience for the position we would love to hear from you. Please send us a copy of your CV and we will be sure to consider you. If you would like to speak to us directly then please call on 0161 236 8200.