London, City of London - Greater London
Project Management & Business Analysis
£400 - £450 per day
Initial 3 month contract
My client a leading Media company are seeking an experienced Delivery Manager to deliver software based Projects within agreed time, cost, quality and scope. This will include the delivery of both internal and external customer facing programmes, including the introduction of new products and services.
The successful Delivery Manager will have strong knowledge of software delivery and be able to work with stakeholders across the business, technical teams and 3rd parties.
Delivery Manager Responsibilities include:
- Manage project start-up and initiation activities
- Define project scope and schedule while focusing on regular and timely delivery of cost & value
- Build and maintain effective project team
- Engaging with the business to understand all factors that influence project delivery and team effectiveness
- Developing and maintaining project plans
- Management of project risks, issues and action logs
- Project and progress reporting
- Managing scope and change control
- Management of external suppliers
- Manage the relationship between the project, stakeholders and key business areas
- Co-ordinate programme and project activities and associated business partners
Delivery Manager Knowledge/Experience required
- Solid understanding of software development life cycle models as well as expert knowledge of both Agile and traditional project management principles and practices and the ability to blend them together in the right proportions to fit a project and business environment
- A proven track record of successfully implementing Mobile & web development projects using Agile methodologies.
- Sufficient level of technical background to provide highly-credible leadership to development teams and to be able to accurately and objectively evaluate complex project risks and issues
- Proven experience of delivering Digital projects
If you are interested in this role and would like to hear more please apply and you will be contacted immediately.