Delivery Manager - Ronald James

Delivery Manager

JOB TITLE: Delivery Manager

REPORTS TO: Delivery Director

JOB DESCRIPTION:
We are seeking a Delivery Manager to join our team in Newcastle.The successful candidate will work closely with Clients, Developers, Business Analysts and Product Owners. Delivery Managers are responsible for ensuring the company delivers a successful outcome for Clients.

DAY TO DAY RESPONSIBILITIES:

● Primary point of contact and communication with the Client for project delivery
● Working with developers and business analysts to ensure work is scoped out to
the appropriate level in preparation for sprint planning
● Managing budgets of costed work
● Maintaining client backlogs in JIRA
● Liaising with clients to create users stories to be prioritised into the backlog
● Championing agile practices
● Attending product backlog meeting to communicate client priorities
● Communicating Company Roadmap to clients to ensure a shared vision on product
development
● Liaising with Product Owners to align client requirements with internal product
roadmaps
● Tracking planned sprint work through the sprint and release cycle
● Representing the needs of the Client within the company
● Ensuring work is well managed and appropriately governed
● Tracking planned sprint work through the sprint and release cycle

KEY OUTPUTS:

● Maintaining successful client relationships
● Ensuring client work is prioritised in line with client and business needs
● Ensuring the release cycle is clearly communicated to the client(s)
● Delivering Client work on time and within budget

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:

● 1­3 years of experience in a technology environment, including some practical
professional experience in project management
● Strong experience in Agile development would be an advantage
● Excellent communication skills
● A proven track record in software development and project management with end
to end project lifecycle experience
● Fundamental understanding of web­based systems programming and
development
● Customer focussed with the ability to identify and articulate product requirements
● Strong analytical, planning, problem solving, and organisational skills
● Any experience in Lean and kanban principles would be an advantage
● SCRUM qualifications would also be an advantage
● Solution focussed

SALARY: Competitive

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