Project Manager, Edinburgh

Project Manager

We are one of Scotland’s leading e-commerce agencies and we’re looking for a Project Manager to help us deliver exciting projects for high-performance ecommerce websites, Progressive Web Apps and much more. This is a varied role within an exciting company that is growing rapidly within the ecommerce market.

Your main responsibility will be to effectively manage our project delivery through effective scheduling, sprint meetings, milestone monitoring, communication and support. Your role will be to communicate with the team, ensure required information is gathered on time and stay on top of all the projects you manage.

The project manager’s duties are to support Digital Six in ensuring that all projects are completed on time, within budget and meet high-quality standards. The role is ideal for an experienced project manager who would like to make an impact in a small dynamic business. We’re looking for someone who has good ideas and will help evolve our project management approach. Project management is a key strength of Digital Six and we are always looking to improve every aspect of the business.

We are looking for someone who likes to work in a rapidly changing and interesting business environment. No day two days are ever the same and there is always something new to learn. The ideal candidate will have an interest in ecommerce and will be confident working with a variety of software packages.

Responsibilities

  • Hands-on project management throughout project lifecycles
  • Resource scheduling and reporting
  • Project status reporting to all project stakeholders
  • Management of project scope and changes
  • Post-project analysis

You will

  • Ideally have experience in running digital projects and a proven ability to deliver work on budget, on brief and on time, in an agency environment
  • Optimise your project team to ensure that time is used effectively and on billable work
  • Have experience working with a ecommerce platforms including Shopify, Magento, BigCommerce
  • Be comfortable working with, and discussing, technical systems and platforms
  • Have a high attention to detail and exceptional organisational skills
  • Be adaptable to fast-paced and ever changing environments
  • Be comfortable managing multiple projects with varying complexity simultaneously
  • Ideally have experience in running digital projects and a proven ability to deliver work on budget, on brief and on time, in an agency environment
  • Optimise your project team to ensure that time is used effectively and on billable work
  • Have experience working with a ecommerce platforms including Shopify, Magento, BigCommerce
  • Be comfortable working with, and discussing, technical systems and platforms
  • Have a high attention to detail and exceptional organisational skills
  • Be adaptable to fast-paced and ever changing environments
  • Be comfortable managing multiple projects with varying complexity simultaneously
  • Have excellent communication skills, including being able to have challenging conversations if necessary
  • Form and maintain relationships at all levels in order to deliver profitable and on time digital projects
  • Be a relationship builder who thrives on adding value and is confident in managing client expectations
  • Demonstrate self-motivation and strive for continual improvement
  • Have the ability to work as part of a team and motivate team members to develop their full potential
  • Identify potential blockers and work with the team to resolve them
  • Escalate any projects at risk based on timeline and or budget to the Account Management team/Head of Operations

Perks

Digital Six is a small and close-knit team, we’re looking to recruit hardworking and like-minded people to join. In return we’ll support you and offer you the trust, flexibility and benefits that you deserve.
  • Flexible Working and Work-life Balance
    You can work from home, from the office or a blend of the two. It’s up to you. Along with a generous holiday allowance, you can choose to buy or sell holidays to suit your lifestyle. And while we need to be available when our clients are, there’s flexibility within the day of when you do your work.
  • Private Health Care & Mental Health Support
    Supporting our team is paramount. We provide private healthcare and free access to mental health specialists so if times get tough, we’ll ensure you have the help you need.
  • Profit and Performance Bonus
    If you do a great job and contribute to our success, we’ll reward you with a yearly bonus.
  • Share Options
    Our team is at the core of everything we do. We’re in the process of rolling out a share option scheme that will give D6 a share of the company pie.
  • Professional Development
    We’ll help you to get where you want to go with your career. We’re serious about professional development and have some of the best minds in the business in-house.
  • Varied work with excellent, forward thinking clients
    We’ve got a range of clients on a range of platforms, and we’re delivering work that’s at the cutting edge.
  • A friendly, sociable team
    You’ll enjoy great colleagues, team lunches, nights out, beers/prosecco on Fridays (if we’re in the office), and general banter online between times.
  • All the usual stuff
    You’ll get a competitive salary, company pension, cycle to work scheme, and everything else you’d expect. If there’s anything you think we’ve missed, just ask!

Get in touch

If you have the skills for the role and would like to apply please get in touch with your CV at recruitment@digitalsix.co.uk
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