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Ecommerce Project Manager

This is a great opportunity for an enthusiastic and experienced Ecommerce Project Manager to join a well-established, highly respected and fast-growing ecommerce marketing agency based in Chester. As Ecommerce Project Manager you will be an integral part of the company and responsible for handling client marketing projects, potentially multiple projects at the same time, across different clients, keeping everything to schedule and to budget whilst making sure the client has an accurate understanding of progress at all times. As Ecommerce Project Manager you will have experience in a similar role either agency or client side whereby you have managed multiple marketing projects or alternatively you will have experience within an ecommerce or retail marketing environment. This is an exciting opportunity for a passionate Project Manager looking for their next move to join a forward thinking and evolving organisation whereby you can have a real impact on the future growth of the business.  

Our client is offering a great starting salary, flexitime, home based and a competitive benefits package.


Role:

We’re on the look-out for an Ecommerce Project Manager to deal with ongoing continuous improvement retainers for some of our ecommerce clients, these retainers range from 20 - 200 hours and are burned down on a monthly basis. We need someone with solid project management experience within a digital agency and knowledge of cloud-based ecommerce platforms. The ideal candidate is capable of managing multiple teams and sprints in parallel, for multiple clients, keeping everything to schedule and to budget whilst making sure the client is kept up-to-date at all times.


Key Responsibilities:

We have lots of clients who work with us on an ongoing basis, making continuous improvements to their ecommerce websites. We’re looking for a dynamic addition to our Client Services Team to drive this work, covering the following:

  • Understanding the client requirements and backlog priorities
  • Sprint planning and sizing
  • Briefing the client requirements to the internal team
  • Managing the work through to completion in an Agile environment, on time and to the budget agreed (in terms of hours used)
  • Reviewing work against requirements
  • Updating JIRA, our issue management system
  • Speaking to clients on a daily basis inc explaining technical elements where required
  • Confidently dealing with any queries from clients, although not necessarily to always have all the answers (but you’ll be able to find out where to go to find them!)
  • Providing regular status reports to make sure clients are kept up-to-date
  • Reporting on hours used from agreed monthly allowance
  • Ensuring sufficient time has been scheduled from a shared resource pool


What experience will you have?

We’re looking for someone with an excellent all-round knowledge of digital design and development, strong experience of project management for support contracts and knowledge of ecommerce platforms, preferably cloud-based. You’ll have experience of working in a fast-paced environment, and be used to working with anything that can be thrown at you during the day. You’ll be passionate about delivering an outstanding service at all times. Experience of working in an Agile environment is advantageous but not essential.


Essential Skills:

  • Fantastic organisational skills
  • Flexible approach to ways of working
  • Personable
  • Problem solver
  • Pro-active approach
  • Deadline hitter
  • Team player
  • Logical and thorough work process
  • High commercial awareness
  • Bags of confidence and initiative


What goodies will you get?

  • Unlimited opportunity, with the chance to really excel at your role
  • Vibrant team who will help and support you
  • Inspirational working environment
  • Flexible working arrangements - flexi time to work hours to suit you and the opportunity to work from home
  • Sh*t Happens Days’ – to cover those days when things happen that mean you can’t come to work
  • Free parking
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Team building activities
  • Getting out as a team, whether it’s for a Christmas party or out for a curry

If you feel that this could be the right role for you then apply now and we’ll be in touch.

  • Date Posted:
    31st July 2019
  • Location:
    Home Based
  • Salary:
    £35,000 to £50,000 DOE

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