We’re Future Platforms, an award-winning digital services company with long-term amazing customers like Domino’s, EE, Premier League, Virgin Active and First Bus. We don’t just build apps, we make people’s lives better through technology. We inspire efficiency, loyalty and insight.
We're currently looking for a Senior Project Manager (full-time, permanent) who plays a key role for the agency in delivering complex and cutting edge client projects built with native mobile apps and AWS or Azure cloud infrastructure. You’ll be a motivator with the ability to inspire the technical and creative teams to create amazing solutions.
You will have proven project management experience and be adept at managing a variety of concurrent projects on various online platforms, including mobile. You will be monitoring and driving commercial profitability of different projects, ensuring they are delivered on time and budget. You will also be responsible for monitoring and reporting project progress to key internal and client stakeholders, including weekly status reports, monthly client meetings and more. Reporting to the Project Director you will also guarantee excellent service to our clients.
Day to day responsibility for managing projects and team productivity
Monitor and report project progress to key stakeholders
Monitor and drive commercial profitability of projects
Development of project delivery plans, using Agile and Waterfall project methodology for delivery of technical build
Resource planning for live and future projects
Work with QA teams to ensure high quality assurance
Use JIRA for project reporting, Agile boards and project management tools including timesheet analysis
Manage 3rd parties within given boundaries e.g. quality, commercials, scope
Extensive digital project management experience, building complex software solutions
Extensive experience in a digital agency/consultancy
Demonstrable experience managing budgets and project financials
Strong client facing, presentation and negotiation skills
Knowledge of the different project and programme management methodologies (E.g. Waterfall and Agile)
Experience with and good knowledge of technical concepts and solutions across web and mobile
Managed project budgets of £1.5 - £2million or more
Good knowledge of the mobile landscape