Marketing Project Manager - Technology

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Location
England,London,City of London
Salary
£200 - £250 per day
Posted
05 Jun 2017
Closes
03 Jul 2017
Ref
1628776
Contact
Emily Matthews
Job Discipline
Brand & Product
Experience Level
Manager
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time
The Role

The role of Marketing Project Manager involves working with the team to ensure delivering of project's output on time and within budget and scope. Reporting to the Programme Director with dotted line report into the Marketing Director the candidate should have a background in working in agency/marketing/event company and be highly organised and flexible. The ideal candidate will be skilled at gathering and collating information from various stakeholders, creating holistic project plan with clear responsibilities and timeline for delivery, and drive the delivery working with internal and external stakeholders with a tight turn-around time and sometimes fluid situations.

Responsibilities

* Work closely with Marketing Director to ensure consumer and advocacy marketing plans are agreed and in place
* Work with multiple stakeholders across the programme and organisations to ensure each project's output is delivered within the agreed time, quality and budget parameters
* Track, monitor and control deliverables, associated risks, issues, actions and dependencies to ensure the successful delivery of projects and outcomes and to minimise the impacts
* Define, plan and develop a comprehensive project plan to track progress and completion.
* Take responsibility for implementation of appropriate agile project methodologies
* Lead the procurement and contracting process for all suppliers, liaising with internal legal and financial teams, to ensure compliance.
* Responsible for managing and keeping track of the allocated budget
* Produce regular internal and external reporting on projects progress.
* Facilitate regular meetings with operator groups, partners and other stakeholder groups to establish necessary buy-ins and gain support
* Establish and maintain relationships with internal and external stakeholders
* Engage with mobile network operator stakeholders to ensure strong engagement, understanding and support for the project's activities

Person Specification

* Agile project management expertise. The candidate will have experience of managing complex multinational, multifunctional projects and geographically dispersed teams in a matrix environment.
* The candidate will be business minded, with good international relations understanding, technical literacy and policy and regulation knowledge.
* Consultative and collaborative approach. The candidate will be a proactive facilitator for internal and external stakeholder's collaboration
* Strong problem solving skill, and ability to influence stakeholders and build consensus around an approach
* Presentation and communication. The candidate will be a clear, articulate and persuasive communicator, both in writing and in person
* Ability to work under pressure and tight deadlines and evidence of focus on achieving goals and delivering to exacting deadlines
* Experience of working with people from different cultures and countries in a matrix organisation
* Ability to adapt and change approach in changing circumstances
* Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office, including PowerPoint, Project, Excel and Word.