We are seeking a talented Project Manager to join our fantastic team of researchers, designers and engineers who create products and services for some of the world’s most exciting consumer, professional and healthcare brands.
If you are passionate about Project Management, Design and User experiences that inspire people then we’d love to hear from you.
You will leverage your talents to manage ambitious design projects as we all bring the vision to life.
Everyone at Design Partners shares the same goal, to elevate human potential. That’s about creating future product experiences that enable people to achieve incredible things. Meaningful products that add enjoyment to everyday life.
Making complex tasks simple. Empowering people to be better tomorrow than today.
How? We uncover meaningful insights to inspire client’s business & innovation strategy.
We are natural-born problem solvers, dedicated to bringing ideas to life.
A connected team of researchers, designers & engineers, all under one roof innovating with momentum. Teamwork delivers the best thinking and our clients enjoy that spirit of partnership.
Be part of our growing team and help us create the next wave of category-defining product experiences.
About the role
We offer you the opportunity to work and grow in a dynamic and supportive team environment.
We are ambitious and future-focused, with a strong sense of what is practical. We create meaningful visions for the next wave of product experience and dig deep to make it real.
You will be encouraged and expected to realise your professional potential and strive for ever better.
We expect a minimum 3+ years of project management experience in a high-tech environment with cross-functional teams.
Have a full understanding of practical PM principles, theories & concepts and understand how to apply them in real world, dynamic projects.
Work with the full DP team (management / finance / research / design / engineering etc.) to deliver projects and programmes.
Identify and manage internal and external stakeholders resolving conflict and empowering / inspiring the team to ensure delivery of key objectives.
Manage client teams, expectations, budgets and deliverables.
Utilise systems, processes and resources to facilitate the optimal delivery of projects.
Identify, evaluate and escalate the risks associated with project activities and take appropriate actions to control the risks and to drive solutions.
Coordinate problem-solving activities to improve PM processes within DP.
Coordinate and communicate project scope / status to the teams and clients to ensure timely delivery of all projects.
Proficient in project management software for tracking, monitoring and reporting on project status
Be confident in your presentation, communication, organisational and negotiation skills
Have excellent leadership skills and the ability to cultivate a great project team culture for your projects and your clients
(Accreditation in Project Management and Engineering / Product development background would be a bonus)
With state of the art facilities and a highly experienced team you will have the equipment, encouragement and expertise to work with and manage teams on international projects with our global clients.
Could you be our next Project Manager? Click Apply and we will be in touch.