Head of Delivery

Shortlist Recruitment
16 May 2018
18 May 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Head of Delivery - Chester


ShortList Recruitment are working with a leading firm in Chester who require an experienced Head of Delivery. This role sits within software delivery and will ideally suit someone who has worked alongside an in-house Development Team.

The Head of Delivery will have full responsibility for a range of projects for the firm, ensuring delivery falls on time, within budget and is fit for purpose. Managing a team of developers, you'll actively be involved in the full SDLC - Planning, Scheduling, Resourcing and Delivery. This role is truly pivotal to the business and now could be your chance to make it your own.

Key Responsibilities for the Head of Delivery:

  • Undertake full management of multiple projects, ensuring consistent workflow and outputs
  • Ensure delivery milestones are identified and met
  • Implement and adhere to project processes
  • Identify and ensure project risks and issues are identified and documented
  • Work with Lead Developers and other departmental heads to enable key activity for planning and resource
  • Utilise excellent communication skills to lead Project Managers, Developers and other team members
  • Build and maintain relationships with Key Stakeholders
  • As the Head of Delivery, you will draw on at least 3 years' experience to ensure the best service. You will have strong experience of Agile, used to running frequent sprints and scrums as well as Waterfall approaches. You'll be a natural problem solver and a good communicator, gaining buy-in and establishing best practice.

    The Head of Delivery rewards the right individual with a salary of £50K plus benefits. The Head of Delivery role is located in Chester and is easily commutable from Wrexham, Chester, Ellesmere Port, Birkenhead, Warrington and Liverpool.

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    ShortList Recruitment is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

    ShortList specialise in the full spectrum of IT positions, from CIO to Helpdesk Analyst, on both a permanent and contract basis.

    This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/81453254

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