Project Director

We craft digital services that make life easier. – Backelite, The Digital Service Design Agency

Backelite is an agency born “mobile first” in 2006 and today specializes in service design and creating digital products. We imagine the digital services of tomorrow by crafting interfaces that balance functionality, ergonomics, design and technology for engaging and effective experiences.

Are you interested in designing innovative experiences on current and cutting edge technologies? Are you ready to join a team in France, Sweden, the Netherlands or Australia that works with leading brands such as: Air France, Coca Cola, Qantas and ING? Are you excited at the thought of collaborating with top-notch teams whilst creating services that are used by millions of people? Join us!

Within our growing team, we are recruiting a:


You will bring your knowledge of digital project management to our key client accounts. Your role will include:

Project management and client applications:

  • Understand client needs and contribute to drafting the design brief
  • Structure the work to be done in terms of deliverables, identify the activities with the help of different team leaders, produce a rigorous reference schedule and ensure a thorough follow up
  • Be responsible for planning and monitoring project costs: develop estimates, analyze the project’s financials and make projections based on progress
  • Ensure risk monitoring and manage project changes
  • Develop a reporting framework for the project and management committees


Team and quality management:

  • Manage relations between the client and project teams for the duration of the project
  • Be a driving force for the team, motivating them around the project, managing the different team members and using your leadership skills in their daily activities
  • Be responsible for the delivery and quality of projects, respecting financial constraints and time goals
  • Monitor project standards and methodology

You will also make recommendations to the product roadmap, innovations and simplification of plans related to task POs in order to guarantee the best performance possible.

You are an ideal candidate if:

  • You have a university degree in project management or at least 5 years of proven digital project management experience (in web and/or mobile)
  • Agency experience as well as experience with remote teams is a plus
  • You have the ability to manage multidisciplinary teams ranging from 5 to 15 people
  • You master project management tools such as MS Project and JIRA, as well as related methodologies (Agile, lean and UX)
  • Versatile and proactive, you are solution-focused and know how to manage priorities
  • Your prior experience enables you to deal with tight deadlines, allowing you to foster rigor, versatility and team spirit within your project team


Location: European Headquarters next to the Saint-Lazare station in Paris

Type of contract: Full-time

Salary: commensurate with experience
You can also contact us on LinkedIn (Backelite), Facebook (Agence Backelite) and Twitter (@AgenceBackelite).


Please send your résumé and portfolio to mentioning the reference BK-CDI-DP
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