Blenheim Chalcot Group is hiring a

Project Manager

Hamburg, Germany

 

 

Location: Hamburg, Germany

Squared Online (www.wearesquared.de), a market-leading, award-winning online course developed between Google and AVADO, launched in Germany, Austria and Switzerland (DACH) in September 2016, and we are looking for a Project Manager to ensure highest quality of our products and shape our growth in DACH.   

Launched in July 2013 in UK, the Squared Online Certificate in Digital Marketing is designed for people who want to gain a strategic understanding of the digital landscape while developing their collaborative and leadership skills by working in virtual teams.  Around 10,000 students have studied this intensive 5-month qualification worldwide, which was developed in response to market demand from leading agencies and brands. We have already launched in APAC in March 2016, and are now also expanding across Northern Europe, with DACH as one of our lead markets. 

We are looking for a Project Manager who will support the managing director in launching new products from our portfolio in DACH. It's your chance to be at the forefront of designing high quality online training to meet the growing digital needs of the marketing industry in the DACH market, helping to ensure the best learning experience for all our students.

This role requires an extremely well organised and flexible individual looking to grow their career in project management who will flourish in a fast-paced start-up. We need a team player with a passion for education and the digital environment; someone who can thrive in a collaborative atmosphere, keep teams and individuals to tight deadlines and clearly communicate project updates to stakeholders.

 

The following is just an outline of your responsibilities - there will be opportunities to get involved in other areas too!

  • Installation and implementation of single or multiple projects from the conception through the planning and realization
  • Create requirement analysis and conduct tender preparation
  • Maintain project plans and monitor project progress, quality and success
  • Coordinate new product projects with all relevant internal and external stakeholders to ensure highest quality standards
  • Support client pitches and communication projects in close alignment with sales and marketing
  • Identify and develop solutions for prioritized projects to ensure the products provide a highly educational and smoothly delivered student experience
  • Complete ad hoc administrative and coordination tasks as necessary

To join us you’ll need:

  • Experienced in project management, able to give evidence of successfully delivering to agreed timescales and scope
  • Highly organised, solution-focused and creative with a strong work ethic
  • Good attention to detail, high level of accuracy and an ability to understand and maintain processes and systems
  • Confident communicator, able to work well with people from all levels of the business
  • Experience in creating storylines and preparing presentations in Power Point
  • Fluent written and spoken German and English
  • Flexible and good humoured under pressure; a great team player, able to work with a diverse team
  • Strong skills and competency in all Microsoft Office applications, especially Power Point
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a similar role in a professional working environment
  • An interest in education and a passion for understanding how technology can transform the industry
  • Awareness of the latest developments in digital marketing
  • Awareness of the latest developments in e-learning

 

Equal opportunity

Squared Online, as part of AVADO, is committed to the principle of equal opportunity in employment. We do not discriminate on the grounds of race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, disability, trade union membership or non-membership, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, age or being a part time or fixed term worker.