Product Delivery Team Leader

Recruiter
Asure Recruit
Location
Tunbridge Wells, UK
Salary
Competitive
Posted
07 Aug 2019
Closes
06 Sep 2019
Ref
1216689072
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Project Delivery Team Leader

Salary: £45,000 - £55,000

Hours: Monday to Friday 9am-5pm

Location: Tunbridge Wells

Overview:

As a Project Delivery Team Leader you will be working in an exciting, diverse and changeable environment for an innovative and entrepreneurial group of companies specialising in Motor Insurance Services who are an Investors in People Gold Champion organisation.

Responsibilities:
  • Work with the business to identify transformation opportunities.
  • Develop business cases for new investments and prioritise project requirements.
  • Create and analyse relevant information and develop recommendations for presentation to senior management.
  • Constantly monitor and report on progress of projects to all stakeholders.
  • Provide timely reporting of issues that impact projects progress, coordinating actions and resolving conflicts.
  • Assess and address the operational impacts of projects - e.g. training and resource requirements.
  • Meet with the project team(s) regularly to review project deliverables and deadlines.
  • Coordinate interaction and communication among impacted departments.
  • Work with other appropriate team leaders/managers to allocate resource to project tasks and track progress of work.
  • Working closely with delivery teams to assist in any prioritisation and scheduling decisions.
  • Monitoring the work of all team members including removing barriers, assisting, mentoring and coaching.
  • Responsibility for producing succinct and appropriate reporting and input into the demand and delivery portfolio.
  • Contribute to the future strategy of the Project Delivery and Transformation team.
  • Tracking of all deliverables for resource, cost and benefits.
  • Review processes to ensure continual improvements.
  • Conduct 121's and appraisals taking the appropriate action on over and under performance.
  • Travel to the different sites as appropriate to undertake the tasks assigned.

Key Competences:
  • Able to converse with both technical and non-technical information.
  • Familiar with a range of Project Management and Agile practices and methodologies with the enthusiasm to contribute towards speed of delivery and continual improvements.
  • Excellent stakeholder management, communication and interpersonal skills, both verbal and written, at all levels.
  • Good workshop facilitation skills.
  • Excellent leadership, team development, coaching and influencing skills.
  • Experience managing large cross-functional projects across the full lifecycle with the ability to work on multiple projects concurrently.
  • Experience working with suppliers and contractors.
  • Proven ability to support the creation, review and edit of requirements, specifications, business processes and recommendations related to proposed solutions.
  • Excellent Project and Change management skills and experience.
  • Commercial and Financial acumen.
  • Knowledge and Experience of insurance services and systems.
  • Proven experience of having managed diverse groups of stakeholders.
  • Strong understanding of the business analysis discipline.

Essential Requirements:
  • Experienced Project Manager with Project Management certification.
  • Solid and proven experience of Project Management methodologies including agile frameworks.
  • Financial and Insurance Services experience with business knowledge.

Desirable Requirements:
  • Previous Team Leader and management experience
  • Technical background highly desirable

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