Senior Project Manager

Makati, Metro Manila, Philippines | Project Management | Full-time


Datawords has developed an innovative value proposition by placing multicultural adaptation and international deployment of digital content at the center of an industrial production process.


By uniting linguistic, cultural, technical and Web marketing skills Datawords has grown as an international leader in the field of digital localization and content management on all digital channels. Today, Datawords employs nearly 900 employees with its main hubs located in Paris, Brussels, Shanghai, Hong-Kong, Seoul, Tokyo, New York, Montreal, Mexico, Milan, Barcelona and, Luxembourg.


Datawords is a growth-oriented company with a strong corporate culture which can offer tech-savvy and multicultural aware employees a unique opportunity to participate in tomorrow’s global digital landscape construction, by working for major international brands.


In order to foster its international production capacity Datawords is hiring, in its office in Makati City, Philippines, a Senior Project Manager.


Senior Project Manager




  • Facilitate collaboration with internal teams to define, plan and execute projects
  • Define and delegate projects to individual team members, monitor project progress, and encourage creativity/innovation
  • Monitor daily project progress and proactively identify manage potential issues, delays, and conflicts
  • Facilitate team check-ins and open dialogue on project status
  • Identify opportunities to improve process or deliver heightened experience for client or internal teams
  • Organize/participate in calls and meetings about projects handled
  • Perform risk analysis, risk management and quality assurance
  • Ensure that all projects deliveries are of high quality, on-time, within scope, and within budget
  • Develop and deliver project reports, documentation, and presentations to relevant project stakeholders
  • Maintain good working relationship with clients and project stakeholders
  • Consistently manage customer expectations and ensure delivery of high-quality service
  • Train and evaluate team member performance



  • At least 2 years IT project management experience
  • Proficiency with Microsoft office and Google Suite tools
  • Advanced experience with Atlassian tools (e.g. Jira, Confluence, Trello)
  • Excellent English verbal and written communication skills
  • High level attention to details and solution-oriented mindset
  • Commitment to delivering high-quality output
  • Must be a team player and able to thrive in a fast-paced multicultural environment
  • Demonstrated leadership skills
  • Highly organized and has excellent time management skills
  • Ability to prepare and quickly interpret flowcharts, schedules and step-by-step action plans
  • Client-facing experience (email, conference calls, etc.)
  • Knowledge with risk management and quality assurance control
  • Amenable to work on shifting schedule, weekends, holidays
  • E-com: At least 2 years project management experience focused on ecommerce
  • Content Factory: At least 2 years project management experience focused on DTP/newsletter/videos/graphics/web design production, proficient knowledge on Adobe tools
  • Translation-localization: At least 2 years project management experience on translation process, CMS, or web development process