Digital Project Manager / Auckland / $70k - $80k

  • Auckland
  • $70k - $80k

Are you a solid Intermediate Project Manager, well-versed in the digital world and looking for your next step?

Or are you a proven senior looking for flexible hours, 4 days /week or just a new challenge in a smaller nimble agency?

Our client, a buzzing integrated agency located in Central Auckland, is looking for a Digital Project Manager to work across a range of clients. They need someone who can hit the ground running and is keen to learn across a variety of growing clients. The ideal candidate will be well-versed in managing and delivering projects digital lifecycles within specific quality, time and budget requirements. Digital projects will need to be lead and delivered from initial concept to final delivery and go-live. This is a newly created role due to company growth so the opportunities here are endless!

This person will need to be a natural leader with exceptional organisational skills with the ability to juggle multiple projects, people and clients at once. You'll be the bridge that connects strategy, creative and all digital projects so a passion for well-oiled systems and processes is a must.

Required experience:

- 4+ years’ experience in a Project Manager, Account Manager or equivalent role
- Web Development, digital agency background or 'tech' experience (preferred)

Required skills:

- Ability to plan and lead digital campaigns from the initial stages through to final delivery
- Ability to manage the delivery process - resource, timing, financial targets and deliverables
- Streamline and finetune internal systems and processes
- Transform client requirements into clear and documented project scopes, estimates and proposals
- Track and report on progress with both internal and external stakeholders
- Identify, escalate and resolve tactical, logistical and financial issues
- Ensure standards are met with robust QC, UAT, support and maintenance processes
- Experience with website performance SEO tools e.g. Google Analytics, Search Console, Adwords, Hotjar etc.
- Experience with social and digital media tools e.g. Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn, Hootsuite
- Able to troubleshoot under pressure and resolve problems – displaying resilience and calm under extreme time constraints in a fast-paced environment
- Maintain a high level of confidentiality, building trust and rapport with clients and agency personnel

Desired skills:

- Experience with Silverstripe and development project management e.g. Jira, Atlassian

Culture & Fit:

- Self-driven and motivated
- Able to prioritise well and multitask
- Positive, personable, with a calm attitude
- Confident team player
- Process driven with exceptional organisation skills

Benefits:

- Auckland City fringe based office
- Flexible working, 4 days /week or shorter hours are an option if required
- Growth opportunities and mentoring readily available

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