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Project Director

On-site, Remote, Hybrid
  • Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands

Job description

We are experiencing exciting growth and as such, we are seeking a client-facing Project Director to join our Grip team! Grip is web-based software that automatically generates visual content, leveraging photorealistic 3D technology and INDG’s twenty-year-long experience in that field.

As a Project Director for Grip, you will oversee a diverse range of projects, ensuring they are delivered on time, within budget, and to the satisfaction of both internal and external clients. You will lead a team of project managers, setting standards, promoting a culture of accountability, and ensuring continuous improvement across all project management processes.

Key Responsibilities

  • Set and maintain industry-standard project plans across the Grip organization. Create templates, conduct training sessions, and ensure adherence to these standards.
  • Provide guidance, training, and professional development plans to enhance the skills of project managers. Assess capabilities and create clear development paths.
  • Perform regular health analyses of projects, ensuring that over 95% are running smoothly. Proactively manage any issues that arise, ensuring they are addressed promptly and effectively.
  • Optimize project management processes and tools. Standardize and improve reporting methods, including progress, revenue, cost, risks, health, and client satisfaction metrics.
  • Instill a data-driven mindset, using performance indicators to analyze and manage projects effectively.

Job requirements

  • Proven experience as a Project Director or in a similar leadership role within the marketing, advertising, CG/Gaming, or creative/production industry.
  • Extensive real-life experience and certifications in project management, with a track record of successful project delivery.
  • Excellent English communication skills, with the ability to convey messages clearly and concisely to internal and external stakeholders.
  • Strong proficiency in data analysis, with experience in Lean and/or Lean Six Sigma methodologies.
  • Ability to build and maintain strong relationships with clients, ensuring high levels of client satisfaction.
  • Experience managing project financials, with the ability to work with numbers and large amounts of data (Excel proficiency is essential).
  • Strong decision-making skills, with the ability to make tough decisions and drive them to completion.

What Do We Offer?

Apart from an amazing team of enthusiastic professionals to learn from and a warm atmosphere where your input is welcomed and valued, we offer a comprehensive package to keep you happy. With the role being located in the heart of Amsterdam, our environment and our creative space are very important to us. We offer a competitive salary, paid annual leave, an office overlooking the Amsterdam canals, training and self-improvement plans, get-fit schemes, a pool table, darts, fresh fruits, snacks, and dinner options each evening for those staying later than working hours.

Application Process

Please send your resume and cover letter via the link provided. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact our HR Department at +31 (0) 20 488 9696. We look forward to hearing from you!