Charlie Davidson

Senior Digital Project Manager

About Me

Hi, I’m Charlie Davidson. A Senior Digital Project Manager based in Bicester, Oxfordshire. From Cromarty, I went to Fortrose Academy and graduated with honours from Stirling University. I’ve been a Digital Project Manager for eleven years and enjoy facilitating teams, building solutions, and refining process.

Experience

GrowCreate

Senior Digital Project Manager

Feb 2019 - Present

I’m currently a Senior Project Manager for GrowCreate, leading larger customer projects and client accounts. I’ve led significant process changes since joining, including the adoption of agile delivery for client work. I covered the Head of Delivery role for six months in 2020, leading day-to-day agency operations.

Ridgeway

Digital Project Manager

Dec 2014 - Feb 2019

I spent four years at the multi-award winning agency Ridgeway as part of their Project Management Team, including a year as an Account Manager. I led three projects to annual digital awards, including the prestigious Kentico Global Site of the Year. I also launched an e-commerce site that trades yearly revenue in the eight-figures.

Urban Element

Digital Project Manager

Jun 2013 - Dec 2014

Urban Element is a Digital Marketing Agency where I managed both the Core Business & Small Business teams; a mixture of UX Consultants, Graphic Designers, Online Marketing Executives, and Front-end Developers. We launched various SEO-optimised websites, and I introduced the team to new user-focused processes.

Sitekit

Digital Project Manager

Apr 2009 - Jun 2013

Sitekit is a development company focusing on eHealth solutions where my focus was on project delivery and client management. The company become market leaders for NHS web-based solutions during my time there. It was fast-paced, and I travelled up and down the country, launching around fifty NHS digital solutions.

Education

University of Stirling

B.A. (Hons) International Business

2004 - 2008

The Management School at Stirling is a top 25 UK University for Business and Management. I focussed on Entrepreneurship and International Business, and my dissertation was on business networks in rural areas.

Certifications

ScrumAlliance

A-CSM: Advanced Certified ScrumMaster (2021) by Mark Summers
CPO: Certified Product Owner (2019) by David Hicks
CSM: Certified ScrumMaster (2018) by Tobias Mayer

Kanban University

KMP1: Kanban Management Professional (2020) by Tom Reynolds

Writing

I write for websites that focus on digital product development, project management, and agile delivery. You can find links to the articles I’ve written below.