Agile Delivery Manager

Job Title: Agile Delivery Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London, England
Salary: Up to £550 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 71582-ITENG-JRN_1525282847
Contact Name: James Hearne
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 02, 2018 18:40

Job Description

Agile Delivery Manager

I'm currently partnering with a Digital Publishing Company based in Central London who are looking for a for an Agile Delivery Manager on an intital 3 month contract.

The objective of this role is to manage one or more agile projects, typically to deliver a specific product or transformation via a multi-disciplinary, highly skilled delivery team.

As Agile Delivery Manager you will own and maintain the delivery plan for your project.

·You will make sure tracking tools are up-to-date, collate the information and status details, and prepare status reports and visualisations of progress.
·Maintaining high visibility information radiators such as the team wall, backlog, risks and issues and communications of progress is a job for the whole team, and your part in this is to ensure that everything is up-to-date and presents a clear picture of what is happening on the ground.
·Availability of team members and team capacity must be tracked and will be part of the role.
·In your position as a leader in the team, you will use and encourage open, honest, and courageous communications with the ability to adapt the communication approach to different audiences/situations.
·You will need strong written and verbal presentation skills and apply them to all communications.

Essential skills and experience:
·Able to demonstrate experience of successfully delivering different projects in large business environments
·Practical experience of SDLCs and project delivery models including Agile, Waterfall and iterative/RAD approaches
·Ability to work closely and harmoniously with both business and IT
·Great communication skills
·Flexibility in using a range of influencing styles to build strong sustainable relationships

My client are specifically looking for someone with a background in Agile Delivery Management not purely Project Management.

If the above is of interest, apply now for my immediate attention.