Delivery Manager

Spring Grp
Bristol (City Centre)
03 Oct 2017
02 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Delivery Manager/Bristol/Contract/IR35/Agile/Procurement Cycle
Spring Technology is currently recruiting for a Delivery Manager to work with our client in Bristol. This is a public sector client falling inside IR35. This contract is looking for an immediate start with an end date of December 2017, with potential to extend.
The successful candidate will be required to:
*The delivery manager will be responsible for the end to end procurement process of the client
*Producing requirement specification documents - Working with the clients procurement to plan the cycle
*Producing schedules and other paperwork in line with the clients procurement process
*Running workshops
*Managing supplier queries
*Ensuring all public sector procurement rules are adhered to
*Organising the supplier evaluation process
*Working with procurement and vendor management to arrange contract signing
*Managing exit activities with incumbent suppliers
*Managing on-boarding activities with new supplier

Essential skills and experience include:
*Experience of projects, procurement and working with third party supplier
*Managing Agile: Developers, Designers, and Analysts.
*Leading the collaborative, dynamic planning process; prioritising the work that needs to be done against the capacity and capability of the team.
*Managing linkages between teams, ensuring good lines of communication, and effective reporting in an agile environment.
*Have the ability to: work closely with the Product Owner to define the roadmap for any given product and translate this into user stories; matrix-manage a multi-disciplinary team
*Demonstrate the ability to keep the long-term solution in focus and plan for risk; understand and manage financial forecasts and actuals in an agile environment; proactively remove blockers to ensure that work is delivered.
*Experience of delivering projects and products using the appropriate Agile Project Management methodology, learning and iterating frequently is a necessity; working in a multi-team portfolio delivery structure; and working with secure systems is essential.
*Public sector experience

If you are interested in this role please send your most current CV to **********************. All suitable candidates will be called to discuss the role in further detail.

Spring Technology is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Spring Technology is an Equal Opportunities employer; we welcome applicants from all backgrounds.

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