Digital Project Manager

We are on the lookout for a mid-weight digital project manager to join our team. In this role, you will be charged with overseeing the planning, implementation, and tracking of projects. Youll need to ensure that specified deliverables are met, in order for the business unit to make its targeted operating profit. Super opportunity for someone bright and driven at a super company.ResponsibilitiesParticipate in visioning and release planning workshops with clientsParticipate in scoping sessions as well as prioritizing deliveries with clientsCreate accurate project plans and driving the plan to a successful conclusionResource projectsManage resource capacity in the teamManage and track effort and progress and highlighting ways to keep the project on track despite issuesSet up and participate in sprint planning meetings in order to monitor project activitySet up and participate in retrospective and review meetings with clients in order to monitor project activitySet up and participate in daily stand-up meetings with cross-functional teams in order to monitor project activityListen to and remove any impediments identified during sprint planning meetingsComplete relevant documentation aligned to agile methodology, e.g. burndown chartsEstablish a sound understanding of the teams capacityDrive the delivery of projects according to time and budgetManage profit margins of projectsProvide accurate reports on Cost of SaleEnsure accuracy of documentation; Authorisation to Invoice Client (AICs) and Invoice Request Notes (IRNs).Ensure that clients receive invoicesManage risk on projects and ensure escalations get channeledMaintain a base of contractorsRequirementsThe successful candidate must have/be:Experience as a project manager/traffic manager in a digital environment, using agile principles, will be advantageousMinimum of three years experienceVery good written and verbal communication skillsOutstanding planning, time-management, and problem-solving abilityDeadline-drivenAbility to manage several projects concurrentlyWork effectively in a fast-paced environmentAbility to take ownership and display high levels of accountability and initiativeDetail-orientatedAbility to liaise at all levels of management and across different teamsAbility to quickly grasp concepts of a technical nature with a sound understanding of the underlying business environmentAbility to understand financial dashboards and budgetingProficient in the use of MS Project, Microsoft Office (specifically Excel) and other web-based project management software used to perform the jobEnsures ISO complianceBright and quick thinkingAdaptable to changeCalm and focused in a vibrant and energetic environmentMeets their promisesResilient and accountableA high level of maturity and ability to handle oneself under pressureAn even-tempered individual with a high degree of self-confidence, integrity and professionalismThe ninth edition of the Event Planners Guide to Africa showcases the business events industry on the African continent; promotes Africas meetings, incentives, conferences and exhibitions; and provides information on regions, organisers and suppliers for business events. In this special edition, we also unpack the post-pandemic state of the industry.2 DINGLE AVENUE,KENILWORTH, CAPE TOWN,SOUTH AFRICA, .TEL: 21 06 46
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