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Agile Project Manager - 3 Month Contract

  • Location:

    London

  • Sector:

    Digital, Product and Design

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Job functions:

    Agile Project Manager, Project Manager

  • Salary:

    £400 - £475 per day + outside IR35

  • Contact:

    Jess Deane

  • Contact email:

    jessica.deane@lafosse.com

  • Job ref:

    JD77098_1651049611

  • Published:

    25 days ago

  • Duration:

    3 month

  • Expiry date:

    2022-06-08

  • Startdate:

    01/06/2022

La Fosse is currently seeking a Project Manager to work on a contract basis for a 3-month engagement.

My client; a digital design and communications agency

The client blends the imaginative application of art and science to create beautiful ideas, products, and services. With an entrepreneurial and collaborative approach, they design adaptive digital services and applications that capture the imagination and deliver impressive returns for their clients.

The Delivery team are at the epicentre of all projects, ensuring they're delivered to the highest quality, on time, and that clients receive the greatest possible value from their investment.

ROLE REQUIREMENTS

  • Successfully deliver projects up to/or above £350k budget, with high-quality deliverables, on time and to budget.

  • Identify what success looks like for each project, with client agreement, to ensure success.

  • Elicit and document accurate requirements internally or from clients at outset of project.

  • Author well-crafted Project Status Reports, ensuring they are submitted on time, every week (95% compliance target).

  • Tailor and communicate an appropriate project structure by methodology or project phase. Document this clearly in the scope of work.

  • Communicate effectively to all stakeholders, both verbally and in written formats.

  • Work with leads to accurately estimate an agree scope of work according to the most appropriate model (e.g. fixed-price, capped time and materials, by project phase).

  • Write thorough, considered scopes of work that can act as a contract for your projects. Define and agree the scope of work internally and with client/s and ensure projects are delivered within this agreed scope.

  • Track and report financial status of a project against current estimate. Highlight potential overruns before they occur.

  • Set up, structure and deliver a diverse range of fast-moving global projects that are innovation-based, technically and organisationally complex, strategic, digital, brand and comms focused.

  • Manage multiple suppliers, partners and client/s to ensure best outcome for both client/s.

  • Proactively identify, manage and mitigate risks on a project, focusing on solutions.

  • Balance specific client demands with project realities and reliably close the loop on all open issues in a timely manner.

  • Present information effectively via multiple channels: at ease presenting in team meetings or to the occasional larger group setting.

The contract is likely to last 3 months however there is a potential for this to be extended for the right candidate.

  • Outside IR35

  • £400-475 per day

  • Remote working

If this role sounds of interest to you, please call Jessica Deane on 07706327328 and email your CV to jessica.deane@lafosse.com