JUNIOR ANALYST/PROJECT MANAGER - Sussex, Hurstpierpoint, BN6 9HS
Friday Media Group is a UK-based web company with a clear vision that's expanding in the UK and internationally (we have offices in Miami, Berlin and Barcelona!), currently boasting over 70 websites, generating in excess of 12 million visits a month. We're growing our Online team and we're looking for talented people who really want to make a difference to our business. Working with our passionate team, you'll have the opportunity to drive innovation and make your mark on our future direction
Due to expansion and reorganisation Friday Media Group are looking for a junior analyst and project manager to help deliver products across the group. The role will report into and work with the CTO and have day to day contact with divisional product managers as well as internal and external development resources.
Key Responsibilities Include:
Working with divisional directors and product managers to gather, document and prioritise requirements. Working with developers to ensure delivered software will meet current requirements and fit with longer term priorities.
Managing the deliver of projects, working with developers and product managers to keep everyone up to date and on track.
Working with agencies to monitor the delivery of project and arrange demos.
Helping people understand and control development and IT costs.
Assisting the CTO in working with divisional product managers to ensure good ideas are shared and processes adhered to.
An understanding of consumer websites and an interest in the technology sector is essential.
Understanding of agile/scrum development would be good, experience would be great but training can be provided.
The right personality is more important than experience or existing skills.
The successful candidate will need the strength of personality to lead meetings, broker compromise and manage expectations with business stakeholders while helping developers manage their time.
As a key point of contact between the technical teams and wider business the ability to communicate effectively with both technically and commercially minded people is vital.
Attention to detail and a need to see things through to completion is critical.
Key Area: Project Management
Salary: £25k - £35k
Why work for Friday Media Group? We are proud of our company culture. We maintain a strong family background, and all 'Friday-Adders' play an active role in shaping the future development of the company. With ambitious growth plans and a clear market focus this is an extremely exciting time to join the company. We offer excellent career progression opportunities, holiday entitlement of 25 days, competitive salary, a fantastic modern office environment, pension scheme, free Gym access.