Digital Project Manager

  • Engineering
  • Amsterdam, Netherlands

Digital Project Manager

Job description

Neocles is digital business. Brands like Puma, Ecco, Bestseller and Brooks Running trust us to build and run their sales operations. We release new innovation to them every two weeks.

The role

Our platform transforms the business of fashion and as a Digital Project Manager you’ll be at the forefront of that change. Your work will affect the lives of thousands of business people everyday.

You have to be technically aware and have a critical eye for excellent UI that will enable you to assess the team’s output against the client’s requests. Your opinion and input will make a real difference to the end result.

As a Digital Project Manager, you’ll be a core member of the team acting as a lynchpin between our product and engineering teams. Thanks to your experience and skill, new applications and features will come to life in the smoothest, most efficient way.

What you’ll do

  • Collaborate with our product managers and designers to help realise their vision

  • Create solid working relationships with stakeholders

  • You’ll need to write and review simple user stories and requirements

  • Manage the overall scope and key priorities within a project

  • Deliver user-friendly and scalable applications on time and on budget

  • You’ll oversee the delivery and execution process, becoming the link between different teams ensuring communication and a productive working environment

  • Managing the finance side of every project, tracking the status against budget and scope


What we’re looking for

  • Familiarity with the project development lifecycle and typical issues associated with the implementation of IT products and projects

  • Knowledge of project management tools and techniques

  • Rich experience with project and/or change management on technology based projects and/or programmes

  • Customer empathy is vital. You’ll need to truly understand their challenge and what it is they are trying to accomplish whilst always being the cool, calm and collected character in the room

  • Understanding the power of accountability – taking responsibility for shortcomings and redirect praise to members of your team

  • Being able to protect the scope of your projects carefully 

  • Critical thinking is a real plus, with the ability to solve problems and reduce complexity in situations you encounter

  • Excellent interpersonal skills, with a confidence and positive energy whilst dealing with clients/users, managers, sponsors and other stakeholders

  • You’re educated to degree level

  • You’re able to think, speak and write clearly and accurately

  • You have experience with shipping high quality digital products

  • You’re able to show a demonstrable understanding of how the internet works, both at a micro and macro level

Benefits of choosing Neocles

  • Rewarding projects working with some of the world's top global fashion brands

  • Hands down the best working space in Amsterdam

  • High-grade laptop and big screen monitor for a more enjoyable working environment.

  • Complimentary breakfast and subsidised lunch every day.

  • A fully-stocked larder

  • Superb coffee to stimulate your day.

  • Centrally located, canalside office with good connections to public transport.