Project Manager role

In a nutshell

We’re looking for an enthusiastic and talented Digital Project Manager to join our team. You’ll be proactive, self motivated, cheerful, intelligent and resourceful, and we’ll provide you with a fun, challenging and creative environment in which to develop.

About Mud

We are a creative digital agency with a reputation for producing beautiful, impactful work. A small team of experts, we work with a range of interesting clients from film studios to schools, charities to SMEs, e-commerce and educational campaigns. And we work as digital partners for a number of internationally renowned creative agencies.

We love creating beautiful, engaging, award winning websites. And we take pride in the close relationships we develop with our clients - in our experience, collaborative approaches always lead to the best work.

About the job

  • Working closely with our other PM, the Studio Manager and Creative Director, and with our clients to develop detailed scopes of work and accurate estimates

  • Producing detailed technical specification documents, translating client requirements into clear deliverables

  • Working closely with the development and design teams to ensure briefs are translated into actionable tasks and completed in a timely fashion

  • Providing proactive and friendly service to our clients in support and development of existing projects

  • Working alongside our other Digital Project Manager to keep projects on schedule, and clients updated throughout their project

  • Help to look after the day to day running of a busy and bustling studio of talented designers and developers

  • Regularly lead internal studio meetings covering overall and project specific updates

This would ideally suit someone who…

  • Has at least 3 years experience working in the industry (agency side preferably)

  • Has strong organisational skills, is able to multi-task and works well under pressure

  • Is experienced working with digital teams

  • Has strong understanding of the application of development technologies and has proven experience in delivering complex digital projects

  • Has had exposure to a variety of project management tools (we use Teamwork and Everhour primarily)

  • Has a good understanding of web analytics, can produce reports and understand how to create actionable insight

  • Is comfortable in a client facing role

  • Is self-motivated and self-disciplined

  • Has a friendly personality - a good attitude goes a long way!

We’re offering…

  • A sensible work / life balance - no mad Friday night deadlines here, we know a successful creative agency can be run on a normal 9 - 5:30 routine

  • A full-time role with a salary of £30k - £35k p.a., depending on experience

  • 23 days holiday, and usually extra time off around Xmas

  • And an additional birthday day off

  • A pension scheme with employer contributions

  • Help out with flexible and remote working opportunities – including a contribution towards a home working setup and monthly running costs

  • Constant opportunities to learn - we support our team to develop as much as we can

  • A £500 'curiosity and inspiration' training budget

  • A supportive and friendly working environment

  • Regular socials (when we can get back together again)

  • Membership of the exclusive ‘Mud Record Club’

If that sounds like something you’d enjoy, then please send us a CV and covering letter to - or just give Matt a call if you'd like to find out more.

No agency folks please!