Tangent is one of Scotland’s leading design agencies, specialising in branding. As a creatively-focussed studio, we pride ourselves on working with exciting and varied clients across a range of sectors, with a particular track record in delivering global events and high-profile cultural and civic work.
We currently have an opportunity for an experienced project manager to join our team, working remotely in the short-term before being ultimately based in our Glasgow city centre studio.
You will efficiently manage a range of exciting creative projects from inception to delivery. You’ll be responsible for ensuring projects are delivered in line with a defined plan and will often report progress to the founders. As we are a small team, you may occasionally need to roll up your sleeves and help out other team members with tasks outside of your area of expertise such as proof-reading, site testing, content population etc. The role will be wide and varied and you will be expected to:
We’re looking for a supremely organised individual who can solve complex problems, break projects down into a clear set of priorities and stay calm while keeping lots of plates spinning at once. As with any organisational role, a love of lists and Gannt charts is essential. Just as important, however, is a positive, personable and upbeat nature - we’re looking for someone who enjoys working closely with other people, whether they be colleagues, collaborators or clients. You will have:
Tangent is a studio of designers, strategists and developers who specialise in branding. Our clients come from a wide range of fields across culture and civic society, and the work we do is often unconventional - we apply our creative process to events, initiatives, partnerships and even cities and places.
Our growing portfolio includes a range of clients across multiple sectors, including cultural events such as the Commonwealth Games, Turner Prize and Edinburgh International Book Festival. We’ve worked extensively with universities, political movements, think tanks and city brands, and we’re excited to be currently working on an upcoming global cultural event: the World Expo, launching this October in Dubai.
You’ll be a valued member of a close-knit team, working on exciting projects in a relaxed and informal working environment. Benefits include: