Sr. Project Manager - Digital Platforms, Amsterdam

Agency Wunderman Thompson
Created 11/02/2022
Date expired 12/08/2022
Reference 6470747002
Category Client Services;Project Management
Country Netherlands
City Amsterdam
Who we are: At Wunderman Thompson we exist to inspire growth for ambitious brands. Part creative agency, part consultancy and part technology company, our experts provide end-to-end capabilities at a global scale to deliver inspiration across the entire brand and customer experience. We are 20,000 strong in 90 markets around the world; our people bring together creative storytelling, diverse perspectives, inclusive thinking, and highly specialized vertical capabilities to drive growth for our clients. We offer deep expertise across the entire customer journey, including communications, commerce, consultancy, CRM, CX, data, production, and technology.

About Wunderman Thompson Netherlands: At Wunderman Thompson Netherlands we inspire growth for ambitious brands. We are a full-service digital agency that enables organizations to deliver connected and personalized experiences across all digital channels. With our expertise in Marketing, Commerce, CRM, PXM and CX we deliver end-to-end solutions to our clients and create digital capabilities with impact.

Our clients include Bayer, CarNext, Häfele, Johnson & Johnson, Jumbo Supermarkten, MAC, Makro, Nestlé, Plus Retail, RTL, Scotch & Soda, Sainsbury's, Selfridges, SharkNinja, Staples, Xerox and many more global brands. Our offices are based in Amsterdam, Haarlem, Weesp, London, Barcelona, India and Poland. Being part of the wider Wunderman Thompson Network we have access to 180 offices around the globe.

Key Responsibilities: We are looking for someone good at managing deadlines, risks, and dependencies. Do you have a result-oriented, professional, and customer-oriented attitude? Do you always keep a cool head and do you have an affinity with digital transformations? Then you are the right person we are looking for!

What you will do:
  • Be responsible from the beginning stage to the delivery of multiple projects ensuring the highest level of satisfaction from our clients.
  • Owning the progress of the projects by keeping a close look at their statuses, monitoring budgets, solving risks, creating reports and meeting set deadlines.
  • Supporting a strong team with different disciplines.
  • Creating an efficient communication channel between your team, clients, and other stakeholders.

Who you are:
  • Structured | Plan effectively, in advance, and with mitigation steps in mind.
  • Result Oriented | There's no compromise in your delivery and the quality of it.
  • Critical Thinking | Managing deadlines, risks and dependencies successfully.
  • Team Player | Able to lead, strengthen and motivate your team, setting yourself as the example.

What you'll need:
  • Tracked past relevant successful knowledge and experience.
  • Fluent in English at a business level, both written and spoken.
  • Currently living in The Netherlands with a valid work permit.

Jump to the front of the queue with:
  • Fluency in Dutch.
  • Knowledge or certificate on any of the following:
    • PMP / PRINCE II processes
    • Agile
    • DevOps way of working
    • Jira and/or Confluence

What do we offer you? First of all, we don't have dusty office carpets, fluorescent lights, and annoying hierarchy. That being said: through us, you will get in touch with an unlimited world of international connections and resources, since we operate in three countries. Therefore we have a listening ear for your wildest ideas and together we keep stretching our boundaries. We like you to follow the path you've created and we invest in your personal development. We support a dynamic and a feel-at-home kind of workplace. Instead you will be welcome as part of a young and dynamic team working from a beautiful historic building with great canal views where you'll also enjoy:
  • Working with a renowned international customer base, B2B and B2C customers.
  • A chance for you to evolve, develop, feel appreciated and have fun.
  • An open, informal, flexible and feel-at-home work culture.
  • An international work environment.
  • Daily lunches and refreshments.
  • A laptop and phone.
  • A competitive salary.
  • End of the week drinks.
And there's more:
  • You will be able to work on a hybrid schedule from home as well as one of our offices in Haarlem and/or Amsterdam.
  • Education budget for your own development; e.g. soft-skills workshops, language courses & leadership training.
  • Wellness pack: Yoga classes, gym membership discounts and access to sport events.
  • A mobility package to suit your commuting needs.
  • Competitive pension benefits.

At Wunderman Thompson, we are committed to actively building a diverse, equitable and inclusive workplace where everyone feels welcomed, valued and heard, and is treated with dignity and respect. As leaders and creative partners across industries, it is our responsibility to cultivate an environment reflective of our greatest asset; our people. We believe that this commitment inspires growth and delivers equitable outcomes for everyone as well as the clients and communities we serve. Wunderman Thompson is a WPP agency. For more information, please visit our website and follow Wunderman Thompson on our social channels via Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Instagram. Note: We rely on legitimate interest as a legal basis for processing personal information under the GDPR for purposes of recruitment and applications for employment. When you click the "Submit Application" button below, this will send any information you add below to Wunderman Thompson. Before you do this, we think it's a good idea to read through our Privacy Policy. This explains what we do with your personal data when you apply for a role with us, and, how you can update the information you have provided us with or how to remove it.

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