Delivery Manager

31 Aug 2017
19 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Overview of the Delivery Manager role:We are looking for an experienced delivery manager who will be the scrum master for the team, ensuring the commercial and product team work in sync. You'll also have a fantastic opportunity to project manage some larger projects in the pipeline. It's a great opportunity to shape the way the team works and make our processes more efficient, while working alongside all members of our friendly team - the glue, helping the team be as efficient as possible.If you're eager to apply your project management and organisational abilities in a friendly fast-paced environment, while contributing to building a business with a social mission, Provenance might just be the place for you.SkillsTrello, 3 years experience, Excellent written and verbal communication skills, Planning sprints, Run stand-ups, Organise and prioritise daily schedules, Passionate about startupsSectorsKey responsibilitesTeam management is central to your role:Planning sprints with senior managers and creating a workflow structure for commercial, operations and product teamsRun daily stand-ups and assist with clearing any blockages the team may haveManage team sprints by reviewing and prioritising daily work schedules and ensuring the team have everything they need to complete their work on time ensuring team stay on top of workOrganise and run sprint retrospectives, ensuring key improvements are implemented into future sprintsActively encourage knowledge sharing within the teamProject Management:Manage larger projects from start to finish, incl. setting project deadlines, milestones, key deliverablesBe main point of contact for clients and stakeholders and deliver regular project updatesEnsure the right talent is appointed to each project and agile teams are efficientKeep track of project budgets and team timesheetMake sure Trello boards and other administrative tools are kept up to dateWho we're looking forAt least 3 years experience with proven track record managing the agile delivery of successful software projects, ideally in a similar startup or small business environmentExperience of managing cross-functional delivery teamsHave excellent written and verbal communication skillsHave a keen interest in new technologiesSomeone with the ability to self-manage and prioritise workloads, with a keen ability to foresee and pre-empt issues.Someone passionate about working with a business with a strong social mission and looking for a positive purpose in the company they work for