Associate Project Manager

  • Job Reference: HQ00009206
  • Date Posted: 4 September 2017
  • Recruiter: E-Resourcing
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £55,000
  • Sector: IT (general)
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Associate Project Manager

West London

Up to £55,000 pa

My client, a globally renowned market leader, provides tailor-made entertainment marketing solutions for brands for customer acquisition & retention. They currently run more than 350 major partnerships worldwide.

Based in London and the 3rd party suppliers, the key responsibility of the Associate Project Manager is to set up and manage small and medium projects which will involve the following:

  • Work closely with the marketing team to understand the client requirements and align them with the existing platform when appropriate, providing them with advice on the best user experience to follow.
  • Provide support and identify suitable technical solution to respond to UMG Brand central team client proposals
  • Set up of new services for projects the existing platform cannot support using external suppliers/service providers by working alongside the Senior Project Manager
  • Plan, track and own project deliverables in accordance with UMG's expectations
  • Liaise and manage 3rd party suppliers
  • Document requirements and acceptance criterias
  • Test and validate the solution including issue management (internal and external)
  • Attend partner meetings

The Associate Project Manager will be required to have the following project management skills:

  • Project Scoping
  • Project planning
  • Requirements Management
  • Quality Assurance
  • Risk Analysis and Management, Contingency planning
  • Project Reporting

Essential

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Experience of end to end Project Management
  • Good understanding of software development process and available technologies (with experience in either API, mobile or web development)
  • A passionate interest in new technologies, digital and the entertainment industry
  • Proactive with the ability to work within short timeframes under pressure
  • Experienced user of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Strong analytical skills and the ability to adapt