Digital Projects Manager

We are looking for an organised Digital Projects Manager to manage our creative and technical production teams. We are looking for someone with excellent interpersonal skills that can work with Client Service to ensure campaigns and projects are resourced to maximum efficiency while keeping the business, the people and client priorities top of mind. The role requires efficient administration, accuracy and strong attention to detail; you will be well-organized and unflappable. We are looking for someone with proven experience in digital advertising agencies or development companies.

Digital Project Manager Responsibilities:

  • Schedule and traffic work via Project Management Tools (Teamwork) across all departments, including Creative, Media, Social Media, SEO, Strategy and Development, from small tasks to large workflows across digital.
  • Facilitate workflow planning with Client Services, and department heads.
  • Plan and facilitate key departmental meetings.
  • Plan and find solutions and lead capacity planning with the rest of the traffic team.
  • Timesheet reporting.


  • Minimum 3 years experience working as a Traffic Manager, Project Manager or Account Manager.
  • A relentless focus on attention to detail and consistency.
  • An ability to take ownership and work in an autonomous manner.
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to manage key stakeholders.
  • A can-do attitude and a willingness to go the extra mile, including work after-hours as needed.
  • Project Management experience.
  • Understanding of advertising and the creative process.

Key Attributes

  • A self-motivated individual with the ability to multitask
  • An outgoing, positive thinker with consistent levels of evident enthusiasm
  • Flexible, versatile and copes well under pressure
  • Open, honest and direct, is comfortable in giving and receiving constructive feedback.
  • Has high personal standards and promotes them in others
  • Demonstrates great attention to detail and a methodical approach to work
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to discuss difficult situations with ease
  • A valued team player who upholds Digitlab values and professional integrity at all times
  • Available and happy to work in a virtual environment
Job Category: Head Office
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Durban Virtual

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