Delivery Manager (Infrastructure)

Job Description

Duties include:
Responsible for leading the end-to-end delivery of products and initiatives throughout the project lifecycle, from ‘Inception’ to ‘Benefit Realisation’. You will take the lead on defining, scoping and planning key deliverables, working closely with internal and external stakeholders of varying disciplines
Lead cross-team and business-wide communication, coordinating them to ensure that dependencies are understood and necessary tasks progressed accordingly
Work closely with a variety of technical roles such as Architects, Engineers, and Developers
Implementation of suitable governance is important, and you will ensure it is applied and controlled throughout
Actively monitor, identify and remove blockers preventing projects from advancing
Deliver within agreed business timescales without compromising on quality or customer value
Accurately report to multiple stakeholders, ensuring expectations are aligned, whilst also working alongside the relative support functions to confirm internal policies and external compliance matters are adhered to

Skills and experience required:
A solid understanding and experience in the use of Project Management principals and methodologies such as Agile, Waterfall and Lean
A solid track record of delivering better customer experiences, whilst delivering major product improvements and supporting significant business growth
Experience of working with Infrastructure, Enterprise and Security teams, and a desire/interest in developing yourself further within these business functions
Exceptional communication skills, as cross team and department alignment is critical to delivery success and you will be at the forefront of making this happen
Have strong leadership, ensuring that you are seen as a role model and able to influence teams with your knowledge and experience of delivery and Agile ways of working
Approach-ability, open mindedness and an ability to work well with people at all levels of the business is a must