Digital Project Manager

Summary

Salary
£Competitive
Team
Information Technology, Project Management
Location
Bristol - United Kingdom

Description

We are looking for a Digital e-commerce Project Manager, to be part of our management team, and to provide capability to manage a number of our complicated environments through design, build and implementation. This individual is the face of the programme to both internal programme and external programme teams reporting into a Digital Programme Manager. The Project Manager is responsible for the end-to-end planning, delivery and embedding of the respective applications along with managing risks and issues associated with this area. The ideal candidate will bring in-depth understanding of digital technologies and process; in addition, they will have a demonstrable track record of delivery and leadership in a time-critical, complicated delivery framework.

Accountabilities

  • Managing small to medium complexity projects and upholding the highest standards of project management methodology including regular and effective communication with key stakeholders, governance, change management and thorough risk management.
  • Contributing to transforming Dyson IT into a strategic function by ensuring projects are structured, well planned and executed.
  • Creating exceptional quality project setup documents detailing scope, assumptions, success criteria, risks, governance structure (as it relates to wider IT Roadmap governance). 
  • Where briefs do not meet Digital requirements, support the stakeholder in providing a more suitable brief
  • Planning – Creating and maintaining detailed digital timing plans for all Dyson Digital Projects
  • Ensuring change management processes are adhered to
  • Champion use of production software, providing training to relevant parties to ensure tools and documentation is used correctly
  • Communicate clearly and regularly with business stakeholders on the status of projects, managing expectations relating to delivery
  • Enabling the growth and success of Dyson by working with team managers to produce checkpoint reports and project highlight reports, upholding the IT project management methodology
  • As part of Dyson IT’s Business Partner led approach, tracking and measuring business case realisation in close partnership with Business Stakeholders.

Skills

  • Strong experience of working and leading cross-functional IT & digital design teams
  • Proven track record of hands on digital  project delivery
  • Excellent resource planning/scheduling skills
  • Demonstrable experience of working alongside technical development teams 
  • You will have experience of planning and scoping projects using Agile principles and methodologies
  • You will have experience in using Project Management software, such as JIRA/Confluence/MS Project

Benefits

  • 27 days holiday plus eight statutory bank holidays
  • Company Pension scheme
  • Performance related bonus
  • Life assurance
  • Subsidised café and restaurants
  • Discounts on Dyson machines

Posted: 16 October 2018