Junior Digital Project Manager - Blackpool - Technojobs

Junior Digital Project Manager



Listed on

8th July




£35,711 - £36,545



Junior Digital Project Manager: Pay up to £36,545 plus 28.9% employer pension contributions, hybrid home working, flexible hours, and great work life balance.

DWP. Digital with Purpose.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Junior Digital Project Manager to join us at DWP Digital. You will join a flourishing, supportive delivery community delivering one of the largest digital transformations in Europe.

Our Digital Project Managers use a range of skills and methodologies, managing multi-functional delivery teams to deliver change, maintain our core applications and deliver new services that support the lives of millions of people across the UK.

DWP is the UK's largest government department. We help people into work and make payments worth over £195bn a year, supporting millions of daily users.

The scale of what we do is outstanding, and our purpose is unique. We'd love you to join us.

Delivery. Work. Projects.

As Junior Digital Project Manager, you'll have the opportunity to gain valuable experience by working on small projects or deliverables within larger projects. This includes assisting with plans, risks, issues, and other project governance.

You'll will be tracking and managing progress and budget, contributing to accurate reporting for senior project managers and governance boards.

In your role, you'll harness a variety of credible information from both internal and external sources to bolster decision-making processes. Additionally, you'll foster collaboration and effective communication within your team, navigating conflict and contributing to the establishment of a cohesive team culture.

You will take charge of your learning and development to enhance knowledge and skills in principles, methods, and tools.

You'll ensure consistent communication among project stakeholders and 3rd party suppliers, aligning with project/digital messaging.

What skills, knowledge and experience will you need?

  • Takes responsibility for the satisfactory completion of defined pieces of work or deliverables within larger projects (typically with direct business impact and firm deadlines) delivered by internal teams and/or 3rd party suppliers.
  • Experience of communication, and tailoring messages to a range of audiences.
  • Experience of collaborating with stakeholders and/or suppliers to resolve complex issues, managing conflicting dynamics.
  • Regularly monitor your own and team's work against milestones ensuring individual needs are considered when setting tasks.
  • Familiarity of supporting the delivery of large SaaS products, preferably ServiceNow, or similar in a rapid cadence is also considered highly desirable for one of the vacancies.
  • Experience of identifying and managing risks to ensure successful delivery.

Details. Wages. Perks.

You'll join us in our brilliant digital hubs in Birmingham, Blackpool, Leeds, Manchester, Newcastle or Sheffield.

We also have all the tools and tech we need to enable our people to work flexibly. We work a hybrid model with a mix of home working and sometime in the office.

In return for your skills, we offer competitive pay of up to £36,545.

You'll be eligible for a brilliant civil service pension with employer contributions of 28.9%.

You'll get a generous leave package starting at 24 days, rising to 30 days, plus all the usual bank holidays, and the option to take extra days off on flexi leave.

We also have a broad benefits package built around your work-life balance which includes:

  • Flexible working, flexi hours and flexi days
  • Hybrid working: some time in a hub with the team, some time at home
  • Family-friendly policies
  • Time off volunteering and charitable giving
  • Bring your authentic self to work with 'I Can Be Me in DWP'
  • Discounts and savings on shopping, fun days out and more
  • Interest-free loans to buy a bike or a season ticket
  • Sports and social activities
  • Working in an award-winning environment and culture
  • Professional development, coaching, mentoring and career progression opportunities.

Click 'Apply' for more information and to start an application on Civil Service Jobs.

Contact Name: DWP

Reference: TJ/7185/357091_1720441487

Job ID: 3330409

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