Senior Project manager

Job description

About us

Dashmote is an AI technology scale-up headquartered in Amsterdam, The Netherlands. With the goal of bridging the gap between images and data, we are working to bring AI-based solutions to marketers at clients like Heineken, Unilever, Philips, L’Oreal, and Coca-Cola. We add value in areas such as Location Analysis, Trends Analysis, and Marketing Intelligence.

 

Today, our company has offices in Amsterdam, Shanghai, Vienna, and New York. Over the past few years, our teams have solved a wide variety of cases, such as analyzing beer drinking and hairstyle trends by utilizing our Visual Recognition Tools, as well as identifying prospective leads by generating intelligence dashboards derived from Visual Content Analysis.

 

Role Description

As our Senior Project Manager, you will manage the day-to-day running of the Dashmote projects, as well as the overall strategy of the projects department. We’re currently in a fast-growing stage, therefore there will be a great responsibility resting on your shoulders in terms of strategy and process development. In terms of who you are, you consider yourself a digital native with a talent for leadership, a passion of innovation, customer experience or design, and confidence in employing the latest tools to provide clients with cutting edge solutions.


More specifically, some of the typical responsibilities include:

  • Mentor the project team and continuously improve our processes, keeping in mind the strategy and vision you developed together with the team

  • Creating the scope of work by identifying and translating user stories from the client, and discussing the project deliverables with the Data Science team, and turning this into a solid planning.

  • Managing the delivery of projects effectively by monitoring progress, identifying risks and implementing strategies to ensure projects are delivered on time and within budget.

  • Build a close working relationship with our clients and be involved in all parts of the process, from the initial proposal to the analysis and final presentations.

Requirements

  • Bachelor/Master degree in a quantitative field (Business Administration, Computer Science, IT, Economics)

  • At least 3 years of relevant experience in project management in IT, preferably in a startup environment

  • Strong affinity with data analytics

  • Excellent communication skills and experience in building relationships with multiple levels and functions, internal and external to the company

  • Strong team leadership skills, especially in the context of teams of tech professionals

  • Preferably PMO certified

  • Fluency in English, speaking and writing

 

What's in it for you?

  • Great office location right in the city centre of Amsterdam 
  • Working within an international team that truly values your contribution
  • An awesome culture of responsibility and the freedom to turn your ambition into reality - regardless of your role and level
  • Exciting work atmosphere with no shortage of snacks, drinks, birthday treats, and social events
  • Monthly team events and weekly Friday company catch-ups and drinks