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Agile Delivery Project Manager


Job Description:

James Adams is currently looking for an experienced Agile Delivery Manager. This is a contract position working 1 day pw in Birmingham 4 days from home. This is inside IR35, 6 months initial with a view to extend.


As an Agile Delivery Manager, you will lead one or more projects to deliver products, services, or transformations through a team. You will excel at managing complexity and breaking down barriers, ensuring the delivery of quality solutions on time and value to customers. You will play a key role in determining project needs, building high-performing teams, and providing practical solutions that meet the strategic and tactical needs of the business.


Role Responsibilities:

  • Deliver projects and products using appropriate agile project management methodologies, with frequent learning and iteration
  • Work with Product Owner to define product roadmap and translate it into customer journeys and user stories
  • Lead the collaborative, dynamic planning process and prioritize work with the product owner
  • Facilitate Scrum ceremonies and use Agile Tools such as Azure DevOps to adhere to the agile framework
  • Matrix-manage a multidisciplinary team
  • Ensure deliverables are built to an appropriate level of quality by using an established test framework
  • Deliver releases at the end of each sprint
  • Provide clear, transparent reporting and communication throughout the SDLC
  • Develop and implement solution roadmaps with the product owner
  • Act as a key liaison point between the product owner and delivery stream, ensuring solutions meet business needs
  • Develop and implement rationale for portfolio management and phase-in-phase-out plans
  • Implement appropriate technologies and meet customer needs
  • Collaborate with architecture, security, and operations teams to ensure solution compatibility with company standards
  • Collaborate with the Change Team on the pipeline management process


The ideal candidate will have:

  • Extensive familiarity with financial industry practices and regulatory guidelines
  • A proactive and optimistic attitude
  • Strong ability to meet deadlines and maintain composure in high-pressure environments
  • Exceptional communication capabilities
  • Establishing trust and serving as a reliable advisor to the company
  • Demonstrated success in completing projects and developing products
  • Proficiency in utilizing various agile project management techniques
  • Proven capacity to manage multiple tasks and navigate uncertain situations
  • Experience leading cross-functional teams in a matrix management structure.


If of interest please send your CV now to apply!

  • Job Type

    Contract, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector IT & Internet
  • Years Experience

    5+ years

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