Agile Domain Delivery Manager - Higher Education- Research & Innovation

£75,658 | London | Contract

InterQuest

Posted 20 days ago

InterQuest

Agile Domain Delivery Manager - Higher Education- Research & Innovation

Agile Domain Delivery Manager is needed to work with our prestigious Russell Group London based University on a permanent basis.

The Agile Domain Delivery Manager will focus on a critical Research and Innovation within libraries and laboratory technologies supporting several delivery managers and product owners to deliver agile products and services within this domain. The Agile Domain Delivery Manager will be part of a broader established Agile Delivery management function supporting the University across a variety of product and service workstreams.

Agile Domain Delivery Manager - Higher Education-Research & Innovation- Essential Experience

* Experience in delivering projects and products (services) using Agile methodologies and a range of agile delivery methods.
* Ability to provide Servant Leadership to multidisciplinary teams and enable them to self-organise.
* Experience of delivering change and managing budgets form 3-4 million in value.
* Experience of working with third parties and knowledge of technology delivery specifically.
* Experience balancing multiple priorities and dealing with ambiguity.
* Experience of managing multiple Agile projects across multiply teams or managing Agile Programmes
* Experience in transitioning Waterfall projects to Agile methodologies
* Experience in facilitating and organising multi-disciplinary teams
* Good financial management of project budgets and reporting
* Experience of managing a small number of Agile Delivery Managers
* experience in coaching team members in Agile practices
* Excellent facilitation, collaboration, and communication skills
* Good knowledge of Jira and other project management tools
* Exceptional interpersonal skills including the ability to persuade and influence stakeholders
* Ability to understand complex customer demands and translate them into understandable user stories.
* Experience of managing 3rd party suppliers and a range or programme stakeholders.
* The ability to support, coach and enable multiple agile teams within the delivery domain to deliver specific products (services) or transformation
* Experience of delivering complex projects, breaking down barriers and strategic planning at a higher level.

Agile Domain Delivery Manager- Higher Education- Research & Innovation- Desirable Experience

* Industry recognized Agile project management qualification.
* Experience of working withing a Higher Education or research domain.
* ITIL qualified or experience working in an enterprise ITIL environment

Excellent pension, holiday entitlement (33 days) and work life balance opportunities.

Hybrid working with 2 days per week on site in central London with flexibility.

Salary banding- £60,157 to £65, 658 then a market supplement up to 10k DOE)

InterQuest Group is acting as an employment agency for this vacancy. InterQuest Group is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of age, disability, gender, religion/belief, race, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, sex or sexual orientation. Please make us aware if you require any reasonable adjustments throughout the recruitment process.

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