Graduate Junior Project Manager

Recruiter
University of Staffordshire
Location
Yarlet
Salary
£18,000 per annum
Posted
09 Aug 2017
Closes
17 Sep 2017
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time

Unitemps has a fantastic opportunity for a Junior Project Manager to join a successful ecommerce agency with over 20 years experience in designing and developing websites.

Duties and responsibilities

You’ll be principally be working with the development team, delivering on a wide variety of interesting and challenging projects for a fantastic client base.

What you’ll be doing

• Delivering projects within our lightweight methodology

• Working under the guidance of an experienced Project Manager

• Allocating tasks to developers

• Communicating with clients

• Attending new and existing client meetings

• Updating time sheets for billing purposes

• Updating Trello boards for development and project tasks

• Developing user stories with clients and the development team

• Writing supporting documentation

Skills and experience

• To be a team player

• Positive, can-do attitude for quick turnaround of enhancements and fixes

• Strong organisation skills and ability to manage multiple projects

• A passion for delivering the highest standard of work

• Creative, technical and analytical skills

• Ability to communicate effectively in technical and business environments with both colleagues and clients

• Ideally some experience working in a digital agency or similar fast-paced environment

• Some knowledge of working with Magento and WordPress is preferable

Benefits

• Working in a great environment in our open plan offices

• Flexible working hours

• The best tech with brand new Apple equipment set-up just as you like it

• Opportunities to up-skill and learn on the go with plenty of training and chances to go to conferences

• 22 days holiday - increasing to 27

• Company pension scheme and private healthcare