Senior Project Manager at Screenmedia, Remote/Glasgow, 6 Months, £Contract Rate

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  • Remote (Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom)
  • May 06, 2022
6 Months or more

Contract Description

Senior Project Manager - Contract - 6 Months - Remote (although a bonus if you are near Glasgow!)



The role

At Screenmedia, being a Senior Project Manager is a dynamic role in which you will work closely with our clients, as well as managing and resourcing our internal teams to plan and develop industry leading web, mobile and voice solutions.



You will be responsible for managing multiple projects from inception to delivery, producing clear, concise, and realistic project management documentation, and anticipating, mitigating, and communicating any risks to projects.




What you'll do

  • Manage highly contemporary digital design and technology solutions
  • Work with clients through effective project initiation and set-up
  • Produce clear and timely project progress reports, schedules, budgets, plans and documentation
  • Set up and maintain the project in Synergist (our production management software)
  • Support the planning team to gather and shape project requirements and specifications
  • Set up and maintain product backlogs on behalf of clients using Microsoft DevOps or Jira
  • Work with designers and developers to scope and estimate product requirements
  • Manage project teams end to end on a project to deliver complete solutions on brief, schedule, and budget
  • Plan, manage and direct effective project UAT (User Acceptance Testing) and Quality Assurance
  • Produce and manage multiple projects simultaneously




Your skills and experience

  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Experience in a digital agency or software company
  • Experience of delivering web or mobile solutions
  • Experience of both Agile and Waterfall methodologies would be beneficial
  • Risk and change management
  • Confidence managing multi-disciplinary teams to deliver complete solutions on brief, schedule, and budget



Nice to have

  • Experience of planning and facilitating workshops
  • Requirements gathering, analysis and scoping skills
  • Business Analysis or UX planning experience
  • Product backlog creation, management, and maintenance experience




Hybrid - remote



About Screenmedia

Screenmedia is a fast-growing innovation, design, and technology practice based in Glasgow. We work with leading national and international clients to deliver user-centred solutions across the full breadth of digital platforms; from responsive web and mobile apps, to connected devices, voice, and emerging technologies.



We have built lasting relationships with a growing list of national and international clients including Honeywell, Aggreko, Virgin Money, Next, Britvic, Grosvenor, RBS, Vodafone, NHS, BBC, and Channel 4. We partner with these and many other ambitious companies to help them innovate, push the boundaries of what's possible and craft cutting edge, meaningful solutions.



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