Product Delivery Manager

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Technology

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £400.00 - £430.00 per day + Part Remote

  • Contact:

    Jason Beale

  • Contact email:

    jason.beale@xcede.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    HQ00027553_1553321746

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2019-03-31

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

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Product Delivery Manager - 3 month contract - £430 per day - London

Product Delivery Manager required for a 3 month contract working on a exciting start up project in Central London. Rate is up to £430 per day

You will be working directly with the Product Director within a small nit team to support the management of 2 external Development teams. The project will be focusing around the delivery of hitting KPI targets and running a backlog of activity. This is to ultimately drive customer responses and acquisition.


Key Responsibilities

- Ensure the business can rapidly scale in response to the market demand and opportunity.

- Track and manage issue resolution process and development backlog

- Deliver projects & products using appropriate agile methodology, learning & iterating
frequently

- Working with the Product Director and other stakeholders to manage the product roadmap for
the development portfolio and the individual products

- Lead the collaborative planning process with our development teams and relevant
stakeholders - prioritising the work that needs to be done against the capacity,
capability and criticality of the teams and requirements

- Lead on scoping product requirements and drafting the technical specification for the
development teams

- Implement appropriate product delivery governance standards, ensuring completion of all
controls and documentation

- Detailed understanding of the Risks, Assumptions, Issues and Dependencies (RAIDs) process.
Ensure all project RAIDs are identified, logged, owned and tracked regularly.


Skills/Experience

- Proven experience in delivering digital projects and products

- Proficient using Jira & G-Suite (Drive/Docs/Gmail)

- Proficient using MS Office software (PowerPoint, Excel)

- ambitious self-starting Product Delivery Manager who is highly organised

- Experienced and comfortable working within an Agile environment

- Gathering requirements and presenting design solutions to
internal/external stakeholders whilst having great influencing skills and good
interpersonal/people skills in order to build strong relationships

- Comfortable working in a small team, and has the ability to use their own initiative,
rationalising and making well informed decisions.


Desirable

- Experience working in Financial services and within a regulatory framework.