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Senior Delivery Manager X2

  • Location:

    City of London

  • Sector:

    Change and Transformation, Project and Programme Management

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Job functions:

    Senior, Agile Project Manager, Technical Lead, Scrum Master, Project Manager

  • Salary:

    £500 - £550 per day + Outside IR35

  • Contact:

    Issy Faife

  • Contact email:

    issy.faife@lafosse.com

  • Job ref:

    LFASDM_1663930442

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

  • Expiry date:

    2022-09-28

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

We are looking for a Senior Delivery Manager to work on a complex transformation programme; working as a Delivery Manager reporting to the Technical Delivery Lead, you will be responsible for all aspects of delivery for one of the key Value streams within the Technical Delivery.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Day to day management of a Delivery Squad to ensure key objectives are met within the agreed scope of Programme Increments

  • Planning the delivery using Agile tools and methods

  • Manging the deliverables of a diverse team of transformation professionals including Business Analysts, Solution Architects, User Experience/Interface Designers, Product Managers and subject Matter Experts to ensure the IT Delivery remains on plan

  • Managing day to day risks and issues, escalating where appropriate to the Technical Delivery Lead

  • Production of dashboards, MI and reports to track, manage and demonstrate the progress of the delivery scope

As an experienced Delivery Manager, you should:

  • Have a minimum of 10 years Delivery experience

  • Be highly proficient in Agile delivery using Scrum and SAFE

  • Have vast experience working with Solution Architects & Business Analysts to plan complex systems development and integration activities

  • Have demonstrable experience working with multiple cross functional teams simultaneously in complex regulated environments to challenging timelines

  • Have expert stakeholder skills, with obvious gravitas and ability to work with all levels of stakeholder in order to ensure delivery goals are communicated, understood and achieved by all members of the delivery team

  • Have clear demonstrable experience working with Product Owners and Subject Matter Experts to design solutions, build a backlog of work, provide estimates and execute a build/s[print schedule that is clear and achievable

Experience of Tools/Methodologies:

  • Kanban

  • Scrum

  • Azure Dev opps

  • Miro

  • SAFE [in particular Programme Increment Planning]