Digital Project Manager - charity

project manager


£50000 - £55000 £50-55K plus bens and pension

The job

Digital Project manager with experience of delivering front to back end digital projects is needed for a leading UK charity. Working as a Project manager your role will be the delivery of enterprise level digital solutions that will make a difference to the lives of millions. Using a mixture of agile techniques (scrums, sprints, retrospectives etc), with elements of waterfall you will manage a pod of developers and testers to deliver multiple projects. These projects will be a mixture of new builds, updates and changes. They will cover the entire digital suite and you will be a key role in the transition to Sitecore.

You will take projects from inception through development to deployment in an agile environment, you will manage multiple internal stakeholders, 3rd party suppliers and your own development team.

As the Digital project manager you will hold some scrum master responsibilities you will lead ceremonies and stand ups with your team. You'll be an unblocker of issues and ultimately help to drive velocity within your team.

You will be the line manager to a team of developers (2 x front end, one backend developers and a tester) This will involve dealing with personnel issues, 121's, appraisals, helping the team hit their professional and career goals.

This is a large delivery environment that comprises of squads and pods, you will work together with other project managers. A big plus is that everyone in this organisation is engaged with the bigger picture, that also means that almost everyone has an opinion, it is important that you can bring clarity to your decision making and that you have first rate communication skills.

Within this role you will deliver large public facing websites and digital solutions that will be accessed by millions of people. The tech stack here is Sitecore, .Net, ReactJS – you don’t need experience with all of this, but experience of similar would be good..

About you
You will be a skilled project manager and used to delivering enterprise level projects using agile and waterfall techniques. You must have a background delivering digital solution and have demonstrable experience of line management (1-2-1, appraisals, etc).

The company
Based in London a stone’s throw from Waterloo / Victoria, this charity is an organisation that touches the heart of many of us in our lives, the work they do is immeasurable, supporting people in some of their darkest times. Given the work they do is so serious they have managed to create a fun culture in the business, where people enjoy what they are doing know that they are contributing to their continued success. They are well supported by the general public and central government.
They have a flexible working policy working 34 hours a week and offer a great work life balance.

Why should you join here?
You should join because the work that you do will make a difference. they are a household name to all of us and the projects you will deliver are always high profile. You will work with a diverse team of engaged people, delivering some fantastic digital solutions that are the envy of the commercial sector. It is also worth mentioning that you will lead projects from end to end. You will get the freedom that you need to deliver and the support required to make a success of every project.
The organisation works a 34 hour week and offers flexi-time. This job is no walk in the park, but it is an organisation that respects your work life balance.
A fun, busy environment you will do interesting work for a greater purpose.

The Money
£50-55,000 plus pension and comprehensive benefits. A 34 hour week and 25 days holiday.

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