Digital Project Manager


We are on the lookout for a mid-weight digital project manager to join our team. In this role, you will be charged with overseeing the planning, implementation, and tracking of projects. You’ll need to ensure that specified deliverables are met, in order for the business unit to make its targeted operating profit. Super opportunity for someone bright and driven at a super company.

Responsibilities

  • Participate in visioning and release planning workshops with clients
  • Participate in scoping sessions as well as prioritizing deliveries with clients
  • Create accurate project plans and driving the plan to a successful conclusion
  • Resource projects
  • Manage resource capacity in the team
  • Manage and track effort and progress and highlighting ways to keep the project on track despite issues
  • Set up and participate in sprint planning meetings in order to monitor project activity
  • Set up and participate in retrospective and review meetings with clients in order to monitor project activity
  • Set up and participate in daily stand-up meetings with cross-functional teams in order to monitor project activity
  • Listen to and remove any impediments identified during sprint planning meetings
  • Complete relevant documentation aligned to agile methodology, e.g. burndown charts
  • Establish a sound understanding of the team’s capacity
  • Drive the delivery of projects according to time and budget
  • Manage profit margins of projects
  • Provide accurate reports on Cost of Sale
  • Ensure accuracy of documentation; Authorisation to Invoice Client (AICs) and Invoice Request Notes (IRNs).
  • Ensure that clients receive invoices
  • Manage debtors
  • Manage risk on projects and ensure escalations get channeled
  • Maintain a base of contractors
  • Commit to zero defect

Requirements

The successful candidate must have/be:

  • BA degree/relevant diploma in project management
  • Experience as a project manager/traffic manager in a digital environment, using agile principles, will be advantageous
  • Minimum of three years’ experience
  • Very good written and verbal communication skills
  • Outstanding planning, time-management, and problem-solving ability
  • Deadline-driven
  • Ability to manage several projects concurrently
  • Work effectively in a fast-paced environment
  • Ability to take ownership and display high levels of accountability and initiative
  • Detail-orientated
  • Ability to liaise at all levels of management and across different teams
  • Ability to quickly grasp concepts of a technical nature with a sound understanding of the underlying business environment
  • Ability to understand financial dashboards and budgeting
  • Proficient in the use of MS Project, Microsoft Office (specifically Excel) and other web-based project management software used to perform the job
  • Ensures ISO compliance
  • Bright and quick thinking
  • Adaptable to change
  • Calm and focused in a vibrant and energetic environment
  • Meets their promises
  • Resilient and accountable
  • A high level of maturity and ability to handle oneself under pressure
  • An even-tempered individual with a high degree of self-confidence, integrity and professionalism

 

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Cape Town

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Management


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