Project Manager

Interactive Project Manager

About Us

For over 16 years, lucidcircus has been designing and building new media solutions. We’re looking for resourceful, motivated, and talented individuals to help us exceed our client’s expectations. We offer a challenging and rewarding environment where you’ll have the opportunity to work with leading brands, collaborate with some of the brightest people in the industry, and share in our mutual success.

lucidcircus is seeking a Junior freelance Project Manager to (virtually) join our growing team in the Czech Republic. The Project Manager plays a pivotal role in driving our international client’s success and ultimately our brand’s continued growth. S/he will be responsible for overseeing projects from kickoff through launch, coordinating and collaborating with cross-functional teams to create exceptional online experiences, while managing timeline and budget. The ideal candidate will possess strong organizational and problem-solving skills, and a passion for applying their expertise to help companies take the next step in their digital transformation.

Responsibilities

– Accountability for project timeline
– Proactively manages client communications and expectations to ensure client satisfaction in partnership with internal teams
– Defines and scopes client requirements and deliverables
– Creates and maintains detailed project plans
– Collaborates with internal teams and client stakeholders to creatively solve problems and brainstorm solutions
– Coordinates tasks, assigns appropriate resources, and ensures proper task completion
– Identifies risks, threats, or opportunities that could impact the success of the project, notifying the team and escalating issues when appropriate
– Identifies deviations between project scope and desired deliverables, initiating change requests as needed
– Controls quality by reviewing deliverables prior to client presentation; enhances internal and external deliverables/documents as needed; suggests process improvements as appropriate
– Establishes a deep understanding of the client’s business, processes, and procedures and applies that knowledge to affect the project’s success
– Ensures the use of best practices and applies lessons learned from previous projects; shares findings with other project management team members

Requirements

– Spoken and written command of the English language
– Experience in, and a high comfort level with, a fast-paced, deadline-driven culture
– An understanding of industry trends, development principles, and project methodologies
– Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience
– Knowledge of HTML, CSS, jQuery, Javascript
– Experience with WordPress
– Available to work long hours and communicate with clients in the US and UK on their time schedule
– Basic knowledge of Photoshop and Illustrator

Bonus Points For…

– Wireframing and prototyping with Balsamiq, Axure or other program
– Ecommerce industry knowledge – Particularly Magento
– Work with a wide variety of CMS platforms
– Knowledge of PHP, ASP.NET, RoR or any other programming language
– Knowledge of UI/UX
– Marketing experience with SEO, PPC, GA, Content Strategy and A/B testing
– Experience in a client-facing role as the main point of contact
– Experience coordinating, encouraging and motivating internal teams
– Technical background and business software proficiency
– An eagerness to learn

Benefits

– Work from home or from our Prague office
– Advancement opportunity in a growing company
– Flexible working hours
– Competitive salary
– Performance bonuses

 

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