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Delivery Manager

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Recruiter: Nigel Frank International
Listed on: 12th July
Location: Glasgow
Salary/Rate: £40,000 - £60,000
Type: Permanent

My client is looking to hire some mid-senior Delivery Managers for their already existing team. My client is a software Consultancy, which provides highly skilled consultants to support client business needs.

They work within private and public sectors, including banking, government, health care, and renewable energy organisations. They are continuously growing as a business, with new client wins and an internal project ongoing.

They are a small team but they have a real family feel culture which helps give everyone in the team motivation to do better with the help of the team.

My client offers a hybrid mix of office and home working only requesting you attend the office 1-2 times a month.

Located in the city center, we have a hybrid office to provide a working space away from home and to encourage a social injection of normality after the past couple of years.

Requirements:

  • At least 2/3 years' commercial experience as a Delivery Manager
  • Proven experience in delivering digital transformation projects and programmes and the overall
  • digital landscape.
  • Proven experience using a range of project management frameworks- e.g. Scrum, Waterfall.
  • Have a comprehensive understanding of the process to elicit requirements and translate these into
  • meaningful specifications.
  • Proven experience balancing multiple priorities and dealing with ambiguity
  • Experience in leading multi-disciplinary teams in a remote environment.

About you:

The Delivery Manager must possess excellent people skills and be able to use strong communication and interpersonal skills to lead diverse teams- primarily operating in a remote environment.

You will be an accomplished project manager, bringing a collective of Agile and Waterfall framework expertise to the chosen project. You'll be adept at understanding how to problem solve and collaborate with your peers to prioritise the delivery of the solution. while collecting business/user requirements, You are very client-facing, stemming from several years of experience having to collaborate with stakeholders up to the C-Suite level. You possess a strong technical background, with a good understanding of application architecture, data, analytics, and their relationship in a Digital organisation.

Responsibilities:

  • Day-to-day leadership of the delivery team, across a number of different disciplines- Developers, Test/QA, Business Analysis.
  • Coaching others in Agile "ways of working"- implementing such methods.
  • Leading relevant Agile ceremonies- sprint planning, backlog refinement, retrospectives- using
  • appropriate tools and techniques.
  • Work with the Product Owner, Business Analyst, and Business reps to define the delivery
  • roadmap.
  • Lead a collaborative, dynamic planning process - prioritising the work that needs to be done against the capacity and capability of the team- using systems such as; Microsoft Azure, Jira.
  • Designing and implementing meaningful KPIs/BI for uses such as tracking progress, velocity planning.
  • Risk Management and control of risk/s.
  • Management of Stakeholders- up to C Suite.
  • Management of the solution delivery, aligning to the SDLC.

Benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • 25 days holiday, plus bank holidays
  • Remote work and flexible working hours
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Development opportunities/Paid certifications
  • Discretionary Bonus Scheme
  • BUPA private healthcare
  • City centre office location
  • Macbook/equipment provided
  • Social company events
  • Company away weekend
  • Sponsored relocation to Canada (After 1 years service)

Please Note: This is a permanent role for UK Residents only which does not offer Sponsorship. You must have the right to work in the UK with no restrictions

If this wasn't exactly the role you were looking for, please apply to the role highlighting what it is you're looking for and we can schedule a call to discuss this further.

I specialise in Microsoft BI, SQL Server, and Azure Analytics recruitment here at Nigel Frank International, specialising in the placement of highly-skilled candidates in various IT positions (Engineers, Analysts, Architects, Consultants, Project Managers, Management, etc.).

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Contact Name: Liam Douglas
Reference: TJ/3086/12072022LD5_1657623497
Job ID: 3115703



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