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 twelve years and enjoy facilitating teams, building solutions, and refining processes.

In recent years I’ve had success introducing and scaling agile delivery in the digital agency environment, from sales through to project delivery.

Experience

GrowCreate

Senior Digital Project Manager

Feb 2019 - Present

I’m currently the Senior Project Manager for GrowCreate, leading larger projects, client accounts, and overall agency scheduling. 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. In this four year course, I focussed on Entrepreneurship and International Business, with a dissertation 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

CRR Global

ORSC Fundamentals: Organization and Relationship Systems Coaching (2022) by Nairy McMahon & Katie Churchman

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.