Agile Project Delivery Manager

Cambridge University Press
11 Jan 2018
16 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Cambridge University Press has an opportunity available for an Agile Project Delivery Manager to join the team. The role is a full time, 6 month contract position and we are offering a competitive salary of up to £45,000 pro rata plus benefits.

Cambridge University Press is one of the most prestigious academic publishers, offering a wide range of products in digital and print format across the globe.

Our global not-for-profit organisation is committed to the advancement of knowledge worldwide through our exciting publishing programme. You will be joining a diverse and collaborative workforce and you will be supported in your career ambitions to achieve your potential.

Help us achieve our mission, and you will have a career that is not only hugely satisfying but brings with it great benefits and a stimulating, supportive and flexible working environment.

About the Agile Project Delivery Manager role

We have an exciting opportunity for an exceptional Agile Delivery/Project Manager to join our ELT Technology team, overseeing the delivery of a range of platform-related work packages in an agile development environment. This is a six month fixed term contract.

We are looking for someone with a successful track record of delivering software projects in a global organisation. You will be responsible for the coordination of resources and dependencies across several related work streams, so must be highly organised and able to deal with conflicting priorities. You will also have solid experience managing external suppliers.

What do we look for in an Agile Project Delivery Manager?

You will be able to demonstrate to us an understanding of agile project management techniques, as well as a deep knowledge of more traditional project management approaches. You will have an agile qualification such as AgilePM or Certified ScrumMaster, as well as PRINCE2 or APMP/PMQ.

We offer a fantastic benefits package to the Agile Project Delivery Manager!

A great central Cambridge location, our office is only a ten minute walk from the train station and guided busway. Benefits include a staff incentive scheme, flexible working, free life assurance and a contributory pension scheme, 28 days’ annual leave, subsidised restaurant and café, free on-site gym and sports facilities, and season ticket travel loans.

Why not click ‘apply’ today? Don’t miss out on this opportunity to join an organisation that play’s a leading role in today’s global market place as our Agile Project Delivery Manager!

Closing date: 24th January

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