PB5, Agile Project Manager, SEO, Permanent, Full-Time, Liverpool

Reference
115649
Contract Type
Permanent
Sector
Digital, IT
Location
Bootle, North West
Salary
£37,914 - £40,488
Expiry Date
13/05/2021
As a member of the Digital, Data and Technology function the post-holder will work closely with colleagues across the Commission.

Job Description

• Project Planning, Management and Reporting – using knowledge and experience of waterfall & agile methods to recommend the best approach for project delivery; predominately blending traditional project management principles and practices with an Agile delivery approach to ensure the successful implementation of a wide range of products – this may include digital, infrastructure and non-digital/technology related projects, products and services;

• Be primarily responsible for the timely and on-cost delivery of product features during the project inception and delivery phases.

• Inspire product/project teams to be agile, user-centred, high-performing, collaborative, and trusting.

• Management of 3rd party vendors involved in project delivery including responsibility for delivery and the identification & communication of risk.
 

Responsibilities

• Qualified Waterfall Project Manager (Prince2 or equivalent)

• Qualified Agile Project Manager (or equivalent)

• Project Managing a Multidisciplinary team – experience of using a continuous approach to planning, forecasting, estimating, managing uncertainty, metrics and measurements, contingency planning and road-mapping.

• Experience of managing/Working with a 3rd party delivery partners and suppliers and their project/delivery managers.

• Experience of handling multiple projects/products simultaneously.

• Experience of successfully delivered project outcomes via agile and waterfall methods.

• Able to ensure delivery momentum by solving issues and unblocking problems. Drives teams and sets the pace, ensuring teams are working towards delivery commitments.

• Able to communicate effectively across organisational, technical and political boundaries, understanding the context.

Qualifications

• Qualified Waterfall Project Manager (Prince2 or equivalent)
• Qualified Agile Project Manager (or equivalent)

Behaviours

We'll assess you against these behaviours during the selection process:

Changing and Improving
Delivering at Pace
Seeing the Big Picture

We only ask for evidence of these behaviours on your application form:

Changing and Improving
Delivering at Pace