Digital Project Manager: Specialist Digital Agency (606 views)

Cape Town, South Africa
August 15, 2017

We have an exciting opportunity for a mid-weight Digital Project Manager at a fast-growing digital specialist agency based in their Cape Town office. This role is ideal for someone motivated who relishes the idea of working on some fabulous, big brand accounts across sectors. They’re looking for someone committed who wants to go places, grow with the company and blow their clients away with world-class digital solutions. This is a client facing role that requires you to manage and co-ordinate complex development projects and build strong relationships with the clients and internal stakeholders to ensure first-rate delivery on time and on budget. Reporting to the COO (with a close working relationship required with the Senior Project Manager), the role is ideal for someone who wants to grow and take on new and more responsibility as the company expands its presence. This is an opportunity for an ambitious individual keen to develop their skills further and be part of a growing operation. Don’t wait on this one, apply today!


  • Know and implement appropriate tools for project management – Prince 2 ideally
  • Understand mobile and web technology, user interface best practice and trends, with a good eye for design
  • SharePoint and .net
  • Ensure high quality standards are maintained
  • Be able to liaise between client, developers, designers and other stakeholders
  • Come with broad knowledge and be passionate about the web and mobile
  • Ability to motivate people to meeting tough and tight deadlines
  • Ability to manage the entire lifecycle of the project
  • Brief in the design and development requirements
  • QA of the project work in its iterations
  • Ownership of the timeline
  • Weekly timesheets to client
  • Weekly reports to COO weekly on delivery
  • Weekly status meeting with client
  • Monthly on site visits to client to discuss milestones
  • Collation of content and other assets for the build

The successful candidate must have/be:

  • Relevant tertiary qualification
  • 2-5 years’ experience in a digital agency environment, dealing with multiple complex projects simultaneously and client demands
  • Professional manner
  • Confident
  • Well-developed sense of humour and enjoys being part of a team
  • Pride in work
  • Independent and self-motivated
  • Solution and deadline driven
  • Proactive and adaptable to any environment, systems, processes and procedures
  • Good communicator with strong time management
  • Attention to detail!


Salary: Negotiable