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Senior Project Manager

Hybrid or Remote

£30,000 - £38,000

Hiyield is a climate conscious digital product studio – we create bespoke websites and apps, designed with sustainability at their core. We have a head office based in Truro Cornwall and have recently become a B Corp; the majority of our clients are purpose led.

We are currently recruiting for an exciting new role to join our  Delivery team. The Senior Project Manager will be responsible for day to day management of a selection of client WordPress websites and sometimes complex web-app based projects, ensuring their success and helping coordinate delivery across a multi-functional team.

We are looking for someone who is well organised, meticulous, passionate about the digital world and shares our company values to take on this senior role in our Project Delivery team.

This role will report to the Head of Delivery and work closely with our wider delivery, development, design and product teams. 

Key Responsibilities

Client & project coordination

  • Work in partnership with Hiyield clients to ensure the successful management and delivery of projects
  • Employ core project management methodology to manage the delivery of WordPress websites and Product based web applications
  • Coordinate the internal team, ensuring projects are delivered to schedule and within scope and budget.
  • Use Project Management software to set up and monitor projects, reporting to the Head of Delivery
  • Be an experienced voice and head within the project management team, helping guide the team and make positive contributions
  • Support and coach junior staff implementing necessary changes in the existing process to ensure projects run smoothly
  • Supporting the project teams to identify project risks, manage and elevate the risks to the relevant project lead

Delivery team coordination

  • Facilitate communication between the functional delivery teams at Hiyield
  • Triage support requests, creating and assigning tasks

Person Specification

  • Strong communication skills with excellent written and spoken English language
  • Experience of managing multiple simultaneous digital projects in an agency environment
  • Experience of agile project management
  • Experience of managing clients and multiple stakeholders
  • Strong leadership and team management skills, able to motivate and inspire project teams to achieve project goals
  • Able to effectively prioritise tasks with ability to work under time pressure and deadlines
  • Proactively identify and tackle challenges, demonstrating the ability to engage with complex issues and employ strategic decision-making frameworks to develop effective solutions.
  • Highly organised with good attention to detail and exceptional administrative skills
  • Highly competent user of digital systems and web applications. Our current stack includes github, Click Up, Slack, Trello and HubSpot
  • Ability to effectively prioritise tasks 
  • Committed to upholding our values of integrity and business as a force for good

Salary: £30-£38k depending on experience 

We’ll be growing our package of benefits over time. We currently offer:

  • 25 days flexible holiday, increasing over time, plus bank holidays and Christmas close down
  • Salary reviews every six months
  • Private healthcare
  • A workplace pension scheme where we pay 3%, if you pay 5%
  • Flexible working – work at home or in our offices or a bit of both
  • A brand new laptop device, 4K displays, and any other equipment you need
  • An annual training budget
  • Regular (and optional) team socials
  • Volunteering days
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Enhanced sick pay, maternity and paternity leave

No 3 in Best Places to Work in Cornwall – Business Cornwall – May 2024

Apprentice Employer of the Year – Cornwall Apprentice Awards – Feb 2024

Tech Company of the Year – South West Tech Awards – 2023

B Corp since 2023

We are fully committed to flexible ways of working and our hybrid team of 23 people works in many different ways – in our Truro or Bristol office, at home or a bit of both. This role can be based in one of our office locations or fully remote. 

At Hiyield, we deeply value diversity and strive to create an inclusive and welcoming work environment for all. We believe that diverse perspectives, experiences, and backgrounds contribute to our overall success and growth. We are committed to fostering an atmosphere that celebrates individuality, promotes equality, and embraces the unique strengths of every team member. We actively encourage applications from candidates of all races, ethnicities, genders, religions, ages, abilities, and sexual orientations.

Closing date: Friday 31st May 2024

Ready to apply?

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