At AKQA, we believe in the imaginative application of art and science to create beautiful ideas, products and services. With an entrepreneurial and collaborative approach, we design adaptive digital services and applications that capture the imagination, delivering impressive returns for our clients.
As a Senior Project Manager at AKQA, you will be responsible for the management of complex, end-to-end, full life-cycle client projects from inception and requirements definition through to delivery. You will successfully deliver projects up to £1m across multiple platforms, with high-quality project deliverables; meeting deadlines and working within estimations. Responsibilities also include budget and financial management, stakeholder management, scope and risk management and business development.
Project management experience within the digital/creative industry.
Experience of managing projects within an environment implementing innovative, interactive and consumer-focused solutions.
Experience of managing complex, full life-cycle projects in excess of £350k.
Strong knowledge and best practice approach for project management.
Excellent communication skills across all media: presentation, written and verbal.
Strong organisational and planning skills.
Builds strong relationships and achieves results under potentially difficult circumstances.
Works well under pressure with a high degree of flexibility and fluidity with an objective-focused and positive approach. Comfortable working independently and is self-motivated.
Possesses good business acumen and sound judgment. Entrepreneurial, with a collaborative, supportive and team-based approach.
Strong customer service ethos, commited to quality and to constantly driving improvements. Committed to high standards of excellence and integrity with excellent attention to detail.