Chesterfield, Derbyshire (Hybrid)
EC1N, London
£45,282 per annum (London office-based), £42,177 per annum (Chesterfield office-based)
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Location: London office or Chesterfield office
Benefits: Read more about the excellent benefits we offer on our profile page
Travel: Frequent travel to the London and Chesterfield offices, and to supplier locations as required
 

Through our diversity and inclusion strategy, we have made a commitment to increase the diversity of our charity and we welcome candidates from a wide variety of backgrounds and experiences. We want our employees, volunteers and trustees to represent the broad diversity of the communities of which we are a part.

Summary
The Digital Platforms team delivers a number of projects to support and deliver our digital capabilities. This role sits within our Digital and Data Development team and will manage a range of projects/campaigns/activities which are led and supported by the whole charity. There are a number of interesting and cutting-edge projects, and the Digital Project Manager role is key to the delivery of digital transformation.

This role will work closely with the Digital Platforms Manager, Head of Digital and Data Development, and other managers in the team to deliver digital transformation in line with our new Demand, Deliver and Discover Strategies. The role will be London office or Chesterfield office based, and requires travel between our London and Chesterfield offices and to supplier locations as required.

About the role
Digital is going through a period of accelerated change as capabilities are shared across the charity. This will be a challenging and exciting opportunity to lead digital innovation and great customer experience.

You will be responsible for initiating, delivering, managing, scheduling, resourcing and reporting high, medium and low complexity projects/campaigns/activities, and supporting project management of high complexity and large size projects. You will also be responsible for managing budgets, raising purchase orders and ensuring we are gaining value for money from our digital investments.

Key requirements

  • Experience of successfully driving and coordinating projects in a project manager role with medium to low complexity.
  • Experience of working with multiple external suppliers and effectively engaging them to deliver projects on time, budget and scope.
  • Strong budget management, stakeholder management and reporting skills.
  • Good knowledge of project management methodologies such as agile/waterfall.
  • Expertise in supporting product owners/business managers to translate business requirements into functional requirements and initiate, deliver and close projects.
  • Good understanding of managing projects using Office 365, MS teams and other project management software such as Azure Devops/JIRA/MS -Project/MS-Planner.
  • Collaborate and support other managers to ensure projects are delivered on time, budget and cover the scope, and demonstrate the ability to work independently with minimal supervision to deadlines.
  • Strong team player with a collaborative working style, and the ability to communicate effectively within the organisation to differing levels of technical ability.
  • Excellent interpersonal and written communication and presenting skills.

We advise candidates to apply early as we reserve the right to close applications ahead of the advertised date.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

We do not wish to receive contact from agencies or media sales.

Interviews
The first interview date is to be confirmed and will take place via Microsoft Teams

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Refreshed on: 08 July 2022
Closed date: 17 July 2022 at 23:59
Tags: Project Management, Digital