Project Manager

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Full Time
  • Post Date: August 26, 2021
Job Description

Introduction

Based in the heart of London and founded in 2014, EXCEL ESPORTS is a British gaming culture brand with competitive rosters across the world’s biggest titles. As a purpose driven brand EXCEL always strives to be better and uses its platform to make a positive impact on the gaming and esports community. With ambitious goals and a recently unveiled bold and unique visual identity, EXCEL is in an exciting expansion phase as it looks to build into a globally recognised brand.

EXCEL is looking for a Project Manager who will play a key operational role in ensuring that the business delivers on its strategic plans through programme management, resourcing, and infrastructure development. In addition, The Project Manager will ensure that both creativity as well as data and KPIs can thrive in our business by supporting us to create a high performing, passionate and fun work environment. This role reports directly into the Operations Director.

Main Responsibilities

    • Overall project management of EXCEL ESPORTS strategic projects from execution to delivery into the ‘day-to-day’ business operations.
    • Manage assigned projects, and pro-actively support the projects managed by other project owners.
    • Creation, training, management and continuous development of EXCELobjective management framework (OKR) and project management practices.
    • Drive the process of establishing, updating and grading quarterly OKR.
    • Oversight, ‘process-management’ of the internal operations o, especially around project delivery and day-to-day operations across all teams (Esports, Commercial, Marketing, Operations, etc).
    • Assess, introduce and manage any new processes and tools related to the effective and efficient running of EXCEL’s business operations.
    • Support reporting processes for all departments across EXCELto ensure the business’s Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) are established and tracked.
    • In collaboration with the CEO, cultivate and show best practices efficient operations culture in terms of meeting culture, cross-department information sharing.
    • Make all reasonable efforts to ensure that EXCEL’s infrastructure and equipment is best in class, whilst still adhering to budgets, to enable all staff across the business to perform their roles to the best of their ability.

 

Qualifications, Skills and Experience

    • Proven track record in strategic project management and delivery.
    • Business management experience, ideally in a variety of settings and businesses.
    • Business degree or equivalent, where a further project management qualification is a plus.

Please note the role will be based in EXCEL’s HQ in London subject to current government restrictions but remote and flexible working is also supported.

Benefits
    • Competitive package
    • Gym membership
    • Discounted merchandise
    • Company pension scheme and contribution
    • New, great office in central London