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Agile Delivery Manager

Intec Select Ltd
Closing date
7 Jul 2022

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Technology & New Media
Contract Type
Full Time
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Agile Delivery Manager - £500 PD IIR35 - 95% Remote

Project Overview:
Our client, a global corporation based in Cardiff is about to embark on a digital transformation programme as they create a Greenfield application. Our client requires an Agile Delivery Manager to work alongside digital design experts (including User Experience and Information Architecture), digital technology experts (working on content management systems, systems design and performance), content managers, and Social Media experts. These are supported by operations, governance, programme management, business analytics and finance functions.

This is a hybrid contract opportunity paying up to £500 PD for a rolling six-month project based in Cardiff.

The Digital team is multidisciplinary and employs agile methodology, with a default to Open Source systems. The Agile Delivery Manager must have worked alongside Digital Product Teams, be able take a customer on a journey and understand the mechanics of UI/UX/Front End Development.

Skill requirements:
• To be accountable for keeping complex deliveries on track, on budget and on time. This is a key role within the team and crucial to successful product rollouts.
• To regularly report to stakeholders and sponsors on progress, including risk management and the critical stages of the delivery.
• To collaborate and champion multi-disciplinary teams to ensure projects are designed and built to meet business objectivities while adding value.
• To plan, implement and manage multiple projects within a delivery rollout in a complex environment while identifying dependencies and unblocking of issues.
• To initiate, develop and maintain effective relationships and engagement with owners and stakeholders dispersed across the globe.
• The jobholder will use his/her deep knowledge of project-planning methodologies to decide the most appropriate to deploy against specific deliveries.
• To manage large product deliveries with software, external developers and a multidisciplinary team from content editorial, technology, teaching, operations, data analysis, marketing, sales and customer management and editorial teams based worldwide.
• To be responsible for updating project plans, risk and issue logs and sprint backlogs as required.
• Resolve any issues and solve problems that occur through the delivery's lifecycle in a creative and analytical method.
• You can effectively translate complex technical details, ensuring they are accurately communicated to non-technical stakeholders

Key Skill Set:
• Five years' experience within a Digital Environment working alongside Web, Mobile and LMS Teams 5 years' experience managing agile development projects
• Experience of working within a global corporation
• Exposure to Open-Source Software Applications (UI/UX/Front-End Development)
• Any experience in Education, Teaching or Digital industries (highly desirable)

This is a hybrid contract opportunity paying up to £500 PD for a rolling 6-month project based in Cardiff.

Agile Delivery Manager - £500 PD IIR35 - 95% Remote
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