Senior Project Manager

Posted 25 March 2024
Salary £40000 - £50000 per annum
Job type Permanent - Full Time
Discipline Production & Project Management
Contact NameJames Owen

Job description

Major Players are looking for a seasoned Senior Project Manager to play a pivotal role in the Client Services division of a leading creative ageny. As a key liaison between clients, media agencies, external partners, and internal teams, you will ensure projects are delivered to brief, on time, and within budget.


  • Create and manage project plans, contact reports, timelines, and budgets.
  • Own project status and lead meetings with clients and external teams.
  • Communicate regular project updates, managing expectations for smooth workstream operations.
  • Identify and mitigate risks to ensure project success.
  • Manage creative and strategic resources, optimising team capacity.
  • Ensure quality control by overseeing and approving project deliverables.
  • Build relationships with external teams and collaborate with cross-functional teams.
  • Produce cost estimates and statements of work in collaboration with senior team members.
  • Scrutinise timesheets for project efficiency and profitability.
  • Support Client Services team by interacting with clients, understanding project needs and objectives.
  • Lead and present in meetings relating to project deliverables and plans.
  • Maximise profitability on all project work.


  • 3+ years of previous agency or media partner experience in project management.
  • Understanding of experiential/events and media partnership delivery.
  • Proven track record of delivering multi-channel campaigns.
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • High emotional intelligence and ability to work effectively with diverse individuals.
  • Ability to lead multiple discipline teams and collaborate across departments.
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills, with impeccable attention to detail.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment and deliver high-quality work under pressure.
  • A strong interest in culture, both personally and professionally.

Please apply directly to this advert if you are interested in hearing more about this position.

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