Construct London

Project Manager

Based: London
Level: Mid-Weight
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract: Full Time
Applications Close: 04 October 2018
Job Listing Added: 20 August 2018

Construct is looking for a project manager to join the team.


We are looking for someone with who has strong agency experience — a background within the fashion and luxury sectors would be a bonus.


As a project manager you will work closely with the senior project manager and designers, to keep project work flowing through the studio smoothly as well as develop and uphold meaningful client relationships.


You will also be a people person — approachable, calm and personable by nature.


The Role


– Plan studio resourcing and weekly scheduling, establishing appropriate project teams to meet the workflow demands and adapting as required
– Regular communication with company directors, providing updates on project statuses, financial reports & new business opportunities
– Proposal development
– Overseeing of projects
– Managing timelines and budgets
– Establishing strong relationships with clients
– Monitor designers and team members within the studio
– Communicate effectively with the directors and studio staff, to ensure all relevant information is passed onto the right sources, to enable project needs to be achieved
– Monitor implementation and production, working with the creative director to ensure that all creative work is produced correctly
– Arrange regular project check-ins to ensure appropriate project direction and budget parameters are met


Required Skills


– Good understanding of design production procedures
– Good understanding of the design process and of appropriate creative solutions
– Able to communicate constructive and motivational project feedback
– Strong organisational skills and multi-tasking ability, able to focus on multiple aspects of the studio: creative, operational, resourcing, delivery and deadlines
– Competent management of studio resources and people
– Good understanding of studio systems
– Good communicator of processes, project requirements and deliverables
– Good use of, Word, Excel and Power Point
– Understanding of InDesign a bonus


Experience


– 3–4 years experience
– Graduate or degree level equivalent training
– Proven experience, within an agency environment
– Proven experience in project management, working on branding projects
– Proven ability working to mange briefs, within budget structures
– Proven experience managing creative professionals from executive to junior level
– Proven experience managing clients and exceeding expectations

How to Apply

To apply please send a short covering letter and your CV to [email protected] Successful applicants will be contacted. Thank-you!