Digital Delivery Manager

The Royal Mint
Pontyclun, UK
29 Aug 2019
15 Sep 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
The Royal Mint group is one of the UK's oldest and most respected organisations. As well as being the home of British coinage for over 1,100 years we offer our global customers a diverse range of products and services which include Consumer and Gifting products; precious metals investment; storage facilities and also a visitor attraction at The Royal Mint Experience.

Our vision is to re-invent The Royal Mint for the 21st Century, and we are doing just that! We are in the process of undertaking a significant digital transformation that will have a positive affect for all our customers, both at home and across the world. We are therefore, looking for a highly experienced Digital Delivery Manager to lead the Digital Delivery department and be accountable for the completion of all deliverables on all digital marketing projects, including web and software devolpment by managing and working with a multi-disciplinary team (both internal & external) including developers, testers, designers and the business areas.

Key Responsibilities:
  • As a senior member of the team engage across the organisation with business leaders to gain buy-in on prioritisation, with agreement on the key performance metrics which will be impacted.
  • Be responsible for capturing and analysing development requirements ensuring that they are captured, maintained, tracked and that they validated and understood by all.
  • You will ensure the project management requirements for the department are established and maintained by making sure there are clear, financial, development and resource plans are documented, dependencies are mapped between development requirements, project briefs and business cases are maintained.
  • You will ensure that resource allocation and forecasting is in place as well as ensure that you team have appropriate processes and plans in place in order to delivery on requirements.
  • Be responsible for the digital delivery architecture, working with your technical leads to ensure the systems and solutions you develop are flexible, loosely coupled and deliver performance that is appropriate for business needs.
  • You will ensure an efficient software methodology is in place, aligned to agile / lean principles, learning and iterating frequently, highly collaborative and regularly improved.
  • You will align to the DevOps principles and toolsets being established with high degrees of automation throughout the development process. Continuous integration, continuous deployment and continuous operational monitoring are baseline goals.
  • You will measure and monitor the solutions your team develops, regularly reviewing operational metrics to validate the effectiveness of your product in meeting customer needs.

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:
  • A Bachelor's Degree in IT, Computer Science or related field of study is essential.
  • Significant experience in managing and delivering through a digital delivery function is essential.
  • Significant experience in project delivery and methodologies with a track record of delivery is essential.
  • Experience in working with and presenting to Executive level is essential.
  • Comfortable in delivering through external partners across all digital delivery functions.
  • Knowledge of modern front and back-end development languages, including ASP.NET C#, MVC, HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript libraries.
  • Knowledge and experience of developing web applications that are optimised for mobile use
  • In-depth knowledge of security development practices.
  • Familiar with the Microsoft Azure platform, including deployment processes, application insights and configuration.
  • Knowledge of developing to meet WCAG accessibility requirements.
  • Experience of developing for EpiServer e-commerce is desirable.

25 days' holiday per year; upper quartile Pension Scheme; Life Assurance; Free onsite car parking; Learning & Development opportunities along with reimbursement of professional membership fees; Give a day volunteering for The Royal Mint's chosen charity; onsite gym and canteen facilities.

To apply for this exciting opportunity, please click on the "Apply Now" button below.

The closing date for applications is Friday 30th August. All candidates will receive confirmation of their application within 24 hours of receipt. Should you not hear from us 4 weeks after the closing date, unfortunately you have been unsuccessful. Regrettably, due to the large volume of applications received, we are unable to provide feedback to applicants on an individual basis.

The successful applicant will be required to undertake a basic Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check, previously known as a CRB check,and a continued satisfactory outcome of a Disclosure re-check during the course of your employment.

The Royal Mint is committed to providing equal opportunities for all. Our aim is to treat prospective employees with integrity, respect and consideration. We aim to ensure that individuals are recruited, selected, trained and promoted on the basis of ability, job requirements, skills and aptitudes. All applicants will always be dealt with fairly and on objective criteria so no individual or group is disadvantaged.

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