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Junior Project Manager

£20,000 - £20,000

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Alex Anderson

My current role within Give A Grad A Go is as a Recruitment Consultant for the Corporate Desk. I work mostly on technology and digital graduate jobs, often within emerging markets like FinTech, PropTech and EdTech.

My area of expertise

The Corporate Desk works predominantly within the financial realm, but often in combination with innovative, high-growth indsutries like FinTech and InsurTech. I work on a range of graduate jobs within these industries - from IT roles to Business Development and Project Manager graduate jobs - meaning that I get to speak to a number of very different candidates on a daily basis!

Why I chose to work at Give A Grad A Go

Having worked in Executive Search, I knew that I enjoyed interacting with people, building strong relationships, and being able to help candidates find a job they love! I was unsure about going into mainstream recruitment, but having looked at my background Give A Grad A Go invited me in to meet the team. I immediately fell in love with the company culture, the people and the various ways in which Give A Grad A Go goes the extra mile to help candidates secure their dream career. Following a successful set of interviews, here I am!

The worst job I've had

I can honestly say that I've been lucky enough to have enjoyed every one of my previous roles - from working over the summer at McDonald's after my A-Levels, to leading a team and training at new cafe openings within M&S, I have worked with some amazing people and look back fondly at every experience.

If you’re looking for project manager graduate jobs in London and you want to join an award-winning branding and communications agency in the heart of the city, this Junior Project Manager graduate job in London could be the ideal role for you. With clients including Marks & Spencer, Comic Relief, ITV, Glaxo Smith Kline and Penguin, they are a corporate communications powerhouse - offering a range of different services across digital, video, display and print.

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In this Junior Project Manager graduate job in London, you will be joining a well-renowned agency, whose unique approach to strategic and creative communications has won them a whole host of impressive clients. Established in 2012, they are specialists in multi-channel communications and brand identity, and each member of their 30-strong team brings a different area of expertise to the table. As they continue to grow, the opportunity has now opened up for a personable, organised and hard-working graduate to come on board their team.

Job description

In this Junior Project Manager graduate job, you will be working as a vital part of the client services team, managing a range of client-facing corporate communications projects across all types of media. Under the guidance of the management team, you will be expected to take ownership and responsibility for the delivery of tasks, as well as being a point of contact for any issues that may arise. You will need to have a real knack with people, as you will be working alongside other members of your team and a range of different clients to ensure the co-ordination of various projects and project teams.

Key responsibilities

In this Junior Project Manager graduate job, your responsibilities will include:

  • Internal resourcing scheduling and management
  • Project timetable production and management, as well as deadline control
  • Project budget scoping and cost management
  • Project team coordination and management – including delegating tasks as appropriate to in-house copyediting, proofreading, design and artworking teams
  • Daily client liaison – including being the first point of contact for all issues and general queries
  • Liaising with third-party suppliers on a daily basis
  • Organising and managing client project files and all associated administration
  • Spotting business development opportunities when they present themselves

So, what are we looking for?

  • A 2.1 or above from a top university, ideally in Arts / Humanities
  • A real self-starter with bags of professional maturity
  • Excellent organization and time management skills
  • Fantastic communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Enthusiasm in abundance, with a real eagerness to learn
  • Someone who is computer literate and proficient in Microsoft Office

What else is on offer?

  • The chance to join their beautiful offices in the heart of East London
  • Plenty of perks – including Thursday drinks & Friday fry-ups!
  • Table football tournaments
  • Regular team socials
  • Incredible training and progression – giving you the scope to advance quickly if you put in the work!

Looking for junior project manager graduate jobs in London, and want to join a top branding and communications agency? If you’re an ambitious graduate with fantastic organisational skills, you need to apply for this Junior Project Manager job in London today!

 
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