|Job Ref:||204655296||Employer:||cv-library.co.uk||Job Type:||Permanent||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||Birmingham Airport B37||Address:||Post Date:||10/10/2016 18:39|
Connect are a visionary communications partner, with over 130 people across 2 offices in Wolverhampton and Birmingham. We work with some of the world's biggest brands to create and deliver a wide range of digital marketing, brand development and creative communications for our clients.|
At Connect, we combine creativity with technology to develop richer more immersive connections between our clients' brands and their customers, in an always-on-world. We call it the power of creatology. We work in an agile manner, driven by the values and behaviours of our culture for greater performance.
Reporting to the Project Director, you will be responsible for planning, leading, organising, and motivating your team ensuring development projects are delivered to time and NA'll be working closely with our friendly creative types and developers, managing projects from simple Facebook pages and microsites through to large-scale websites and iOS apps.
Managing Sprint teams in a SCRUM framework for Agile projects
Liaising with Product Owners and Stakeholders (potentially globally dispersed.)
Liaising and managing partner agencies
Producing detailed project plans based on estimates from the creative and development team.
Working with the Project Director to ensure you have adequate resource
Managing several projects concurrently across a variety of platforms
Producing accurate status reports and highlighting potential risks that will need to be addressed to ensure projects are delivered on time
Motivating the development team to ensure projects are completed to a high standard
Skills & background:
Proven experience of the development life cycle and Agile methodology
Project planning and process management
Team management and team building
A passion for project management and improving work processes to improve project completion times
Experience with managing multiple digital projects, fixing bugs and other issues
Proven ability to deliver projects within the agreed timelines
Excellent working knowledge of web technologies with a background of building websites and online campaigns
What we can offer you:
At Connect Group, you can have a rewarding career on every level. In addition to challenging and meaningful work, you'll be able to take pride in knowing you're working with an award winning team on prestigious client projects every day. In return, Connect offer its people on-going support, coaching, and training to advance career development and individual choice