Digital Project manager - Paris

Long term
Posted on 11-15-2021


Gymglish souhaite offrir une éducation numérique plus efficace aux étudiants du monde entier, une expérience utilisateur plus engageante et une meilleure rétention des connaissances.

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Fondée en 2004, Gymglish propose des cours de langues en ligne ‘fun’ et personnalisés. Leurs objectifs : la motivation, l’assiduité et les progrès des étudiants.

Les formations Gymglish sont utilisées par plus de 6 millions d’utilisateurs dans le monde, 6 000 entreprises et 100 écoles de langues et universités partenaires.

L’équipe est composée d’une 50aine de personnes (ingénieurs, commerciaux, professeurs, éditeurs, etc.) avec 17 nationalités représentées et plus de 20 langues parlées !

🌱 L’entreprise se veut militante en faveur de leurs valeurs européennes et inclusives. Ils travaillent à faciliter l’accès à l’éducation, veillent à l’équité pour leurs salariés, clients, partenaires et fournisseurs et ils essaient - à leur humble échelle - de contribuer à la protection de notre environnement. 👉 En savoir plus sur eux et leurs engagements :

Gymglish is recruiting a Digital Project Manager. The hired person will be involved in multiple projects, both internally and with external partners. As a Project Manager, you will join the developer team where you will act as an interface between the devs and the rest of the company.

You will manage (mainly IT) projects for our teams, from strategic planning to delivery: specification, prioritization, negotiation of deadlines, allocation of resources, creating roadmaps as well as project tracking. This includes:

  • Working closely and collaborating with the Sales, Support, Marketing and Content teams to assess and define their needs, working on specifications and coordinating the execution of the projects with our developers.
  • Suggesting and creating basic wireframe design, if necessary with the help of our Design team (and tools like Figma and Adobe XD)
  • Documenting and reporting using Project Management tools (we use Basecamp and JIRA)
  • Organizing meetings, tracking and communicating on project progress
  • Helping to prioritize company projects
  • Improving internal tools and processes and identifying key areas of improvement.
  • Escalating blocking points, risks and problems encountered

Each project will need excellent preparation, specification, execution and communication skills, with both the concerned teams but also the company stakeholders.


Must have

  • Lots of energy and a desire to accomplish ambitious projects in a growing company
  • excellent interpersonal skills, ability to work with different teams and different profiles
  • excellent communicator
  • great organization and multitasking skills
  • capacity for explicit wireframe designs and clear specifications
  • thorough and great capacity to synthesize and summarize
  • at least 2-3 years of experience in Project Management (ideally in an IT company)
  • fluent in English (written and spoken) and good overall French level
  • mastery of common IT tools (Google Suite, Project Management tools, etc.)

Nice to have

  • interest in web innovation and education
  • product-focused and attentive to details
  • familiarity with web marketing and business KPI monitoring tools
  • interest in online learning, pedagogy and popularization of knowledge
  • IT knowledge (web/mobile, architecture etc.) or experience in creating IT/software products
  • knowledge of UX
  • at least one good joke
  • a love of plants, fun socks and scotch tape (we can’t find ours)

We are looking for passionate candidates who won’t hesitate to get involved, who love learning, and motivated to work within a medium-sized, international company.

Why you should apply / additional information

  • Join a growing and ambitious French company in the e-learning sector
  • International team of over 20 nationalities and approximately 50 employees
  • Stylish, fully renovated offices in Paris 12 located near Reuilly Diderot metro station
  • Contract: CDI (permanent contract)
  • Remuneration: fixed salary depending on profile and previous experience + employee savings plan + profit-sharing plan
  • Perks: “Ticket resto” (Lunchr card), gym membership, and more…

Availability: ASAP