Digital Project Manager Vacancy in Cape Town, Observatory Dec 2016


Employment Position : Digital Project Manager Work in South Africa 2016


Career recruitment at Lima Bean in South Africa 2016/17


Remuneration: negotiable Basic salary
Location: Cape Town, Observatory
Education level: Diploma
Job level: Mid
Type: Permanent
Reference: #DPM0901


Job description

Lima Bean is looking for a driven and passionate digital account/project manager. The candidate must possess a strong understanding of the online space, be both technically and creatively minded and willing to learn and grow their skills. The candidate must be extremely organised with a high level of attention to detail, communicate well, strive for quality and excellence and have at least two years’ experience working at a digital agency or software development company.


The purpose of the job is to manage digital projects and accounts within a team environment. Tasks will include assisting in managing project deliverables, proactively engaging with clients, managing developers, designers and copywriters and being responsible for the quality of work produced by the team.

The candidate will report directly to and work closely with Lima Bean’s operational director.

We’ve got:

  • An extremely smart and skilled team of professionals
  • World class coffee
  • Drinks for after work on Fridays

We don’t:

  • Manage people with the ‘whip’
  • Run out of coffee
  • Judge you if you need to stay at home for a day because your geyser burst and the plumber hasn’t arrived and isn’t returning your calls
  • Have a dress code

Immediate roles and responsibilities:

  • Managing accounts
  • Managing projects
  • Managing quality of deliverables
  • Managing deadlines
  • Managing developers/designers
  • Reporting on project statuses

To apply for this position please email your CV to



  • Minimum two years’ experience working as a digital project manager or account manager in a digital agency/software development company
  • Relevant diploma or degree
  • A passion for learning and growing technical skills



Advantageous, but not essential as training will be provided

  • An understanding of digital user experience principles
  • An understanding of SEO
  • An understanding of HTML/CSS
  • A good creative eye


Personal Skills/Attributes

Personal attributes:

  • High level of attention to detail
  • Passion for quality
  • Excellent organisational and time management skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • Creative understanding and the ability to judge web usability and creative work
  • Self-motivated
  • Proactive
  • Display leadership traits


Contact details
Lima Bean