Graduate Junior Project Manager

Recruiter
University of Staffordshire
Location
Stafford
Salary
18000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
04 Oct 2017
Closes
01 Nov 2017
Job Type
Graduate
Contract Type
Permanent

Unitemps has a fantastic opportunity for a Graduate with a degree in Computing or Business IT who wants to pursue a career in Project Management and join a successful ecommerce agency with over 20 years experience in designing and developing websites.

The successful candidate needs to have extensive knowledge or experience in web development and ideally some commercial web agency experience.

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.

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

• Web development background

• 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