W12

Senior Digital Project Manager

Job Added: 02 August 2019
Applications Close: 01 September 2019
Level: Senior
Contract: Full Time
Based: London
Salary: Undisclosed
Website: w12studios.com

At W12 Studios we’re looking for a Senior Digital Project Manager…

You will ensure the successful delivery of on time, on budget, and on brief projects for our clients. You will be fundamental in face to face engagements and the programme of work. You will draw from experience bringing a hybrid of working methodologies that can be adapted and applied to any given task.

Our Project Managers are adaptable, able to prioritise effectively, and work in partnership with the studio’s creative leads. Attention to technical detail and strong organisational skills are a must, along with helping both client and our studio set clear actions, expose risk and deliver outstanding work.

As a Project Manager at W12 Studios you will be expected to:

Evaluate the brief/ client requirements to determine the most appropriate delivery approach.
Delivery of projects on time, on budget and on brief. Ownership of project and programme commercials; proactively and appropriately managing project scope
Meet regularly with clients to manage their expectations, ensure project and account stability, be the client’s trusted delivery partner and demonstrate, foster trust in W12 Studios delivery capabilities.
Assisting, organising and helping write strategic pitch, RFP responses and proposals
Demonstrate leadership and an entrepreneurial approach, to ensure best in class delivery is achieved across all projects and through all stages of a project
Foster great ideas and find the best delivery approach to support creative, while ensuring commercial success.
Planning project kick off and facilitating working sessions both internally and with the client
Run weekly and end-of-job reconciliations and the creation of accurate SOWs.
Proactively manage project risks and escalate, ensuring you have a clear mitigation plan and solutions in place.
Be the champion of your project team’s morale and help to facilitate strong working relationships.
Have a 'Can-do' attitude that always delivers on time and to the highest quality.

Key Skills and experience required of the role:

A digital ‘native’ with knowledge of all existing and emerging digital channels.
Strong ethos to deliver innovative, creative solutions that have the client’s needs at the heart
A passion for emerging technologies, devices and digital products with a focus on user-centric design
Digital product experience, ideally across native applications, web and hardware
Manage workshops and client meetings, e.g. agendas, summaries, actions
Directing and facilitating delivery teams across project and product management
Budget creation, management and an awareness of market rates in the design industry
Managing and forecasting resource requirements for projects
Communicate technical or complex subjects to non-technical audiences
Microsoft Office, Google Drive, Adobe InDesign and Keynote software skills
Ability to communicate with authority, with good negotiation and influencing skills

About Us

W12 Studios is a digital product design agency, founded in 2012 and headquartered in London. We create iconic experiences for some of the world’s leading brands and work across 10 different countries. Our team of over 40 designers create products used by millions of people globally.

We pride ourselves in our ability to influence products at the highest level by delivering strategic ideas from inception to launch. We help our clients understand the context of their products, create a compelling vision for them and make these experiences a reality.
We believe that together we’re stronger, that inspiration can come from anywhere and great ideas from anyone.

The difference in our work comes from the diversity of perspectives, skills and backgrounds of our team.

How to apply

If you're interested and would like to apply for the role, please send your CV to Claudia Rees-Bidder at [email protected]