Scrum Master - Financial Services

Head Resourcing
£42000.00 - £46000.00 per annum + 27 Days', Pension, Bonus etc.
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Scrum Master - Financial Services

A large financial services client based in Bradford are actively seeking a Scrum Master to join them permanently. The role is a hybrid position combining the activities of a Scrum Master role with a Team Leader position.

You will be responsible for the centralisation of customer communications system processes, performing analysis of the old processes and making recommendations to improve the customer communication methods.

This position is a new role within the organisation and will focus on organising and recruiting a team of direct reports and developing the team from the ground up.

Key Responsibilities:
*Manage the communication team to deliver Agile change across the group for customer communications
*Accept, reject or challenge change requirements to align with the company vision
*Manage, control and report on sprint deliverables, including the management of 3rd party providers to meet deliverables
*Act as an escalation point for issues and risks through change rejection
*Facilitate and lead daily sacrum meetings to ensure deliverables remain on track
*Provide leadership for teams of software developers
*Responsible for the recruitment of up to 9 direct reports

Key Skills:
*Experience within Agile / Scrum driven positions - either Scrum Master or Agile Development Team Lead roles
*Experience of co-ordinating Scrum meetings
*Previous experience of enabling teams to achieve regular, short term release cycles
*Previous experience of Continuous Integration or continuous Development
*Proven team leadership experience
*Ideally APM or PRINCE2 Certified

Salary and Benefits:

Up to £46,000 per annum + benefits, including:
*27 Days' Holiday plus bank holidays
*Pension Scheme
*Private Medical Insurance
*Health Cash Plan
*Bonus Scheme
*Discounted financial services products

If this position is of interest, please submit your CV through and I will contact you to discuss the role in further detail.

Key Words; Scrum Master, Agile, Development Team Lead, Manager, Financial Services, Customer Communications

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