Register  |  Log In  |  Contact Us

Project Manager

Reference
6538
Contract Type
Permanent
Sector
Charity, Management, Public Sector
Location
London - Vauxhall
Salary
£40,000 - £44,000
Expiry Date
21/11/2018
Are you ready to step up to the new and take your technology expertise to the next level for fantastic life fulfilling cause?

Job Description

There is never a typical day at Macmillan Technology which is why we love it here.  There is a fantastic opportunity to build a rewarding career at Macmillan Technology. Working in highly collaborative teams working with passionate and forward thinking people, we’ll nurture your talent in an inclusive culture that values diversity and flexibility. Whatever your work and life goals, we’ll help support you along you journey.

Join Macmillan Technology and thrive in a digitally-driven, innovation-led environment supporting us deliver against our 2022 digital strategy where you can help us deliver innovative fundraising products that make a difference to the people we serve through cancer care. 

What you’ll do
As an integral part of the digital development team, you’re someone grounded in all things digital. You'll have significant experience in an agile working environment, collaboratively defining user stories and managing backlogs for sprint delivery. You will be comfortable building bridges with Technology and business colleagues, identifying what needs to happen and then making it happen in the development, production and delivery of digital products.

With the necessary project management qualifications, you will be competent at managing projects and/or portfolio of work by identifying capability and resource needs within your team.
 
You will need to demonstrate an in-depth understanding of the web with a sound grasp of relevant web technologies and applications including at least one enterprise level Web Content Management System, Visual Studio Team Services (or similar ticket management suite), cloud computing (using Azure/AWS) and Umbraco.

It will be to your advantage to have an understanding of some or all of the following - C#, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, web design, user experience design and WCAG web accessibility standards.

Your track record
It’s not all about your technical expertise. Your track record must show ability to deliver high quality work under pressure and within tight deadlines. Remaining upbeat and professional whatever the pressures, you have well-developed communication, negotiation and influencing skills that contribute to effective liaison and team working - with our digital experience team, external agencies and stakeholders as well as your immediate colleagues. You would have led a project team for successful delivery of projects.

Our Team
We are a very sociable team and forward thinking team and we would like you to be also. You'll ignite your colleagues with your enthusiasm and help inspire the people you work alongside to make a difference.

If this sounds like you – then we would love to hear from you!

------------------------------------

Please submit your application as soon as possible as we reserve the right to change the closing date of our vacancies.

We aim to encourage a culture where people can be themselves and be valued for their strengths so we seek to attract and employ the best people from the widest talent pool, reflecting the diverse nature of our society. 

We will support you throughout the recruitment process with any reasonable adjustments required in accordance with the Equality Act. Please contact the Recruitment Team if you require support.