Principle Delivery Manager | Permanent | London

  • Permanent
  • London

Ref. 214337965 | 2021-08-02 14:59:01

Town: London | Country: United Kingdom

Desccription: Principle Delivery Manager  / London

If you are first class Principle Delivery Manager comfortable working in an Agile environment looking to work with a number of exciting clients in the Public sector i.e. .Gov sites, Government Digital Services, Health Care.)

My client is at the forefront of technical consultancy and are engaged by their clients to tackle their biggest technical challenges. They are delivery focussed, with a strong AGILE background who are passionate about all things technology!

Your day to day will look like:

Inspire and empower teams to create a positive and creative culture for our people to perform well, learn and grow. 
Put people first & develop others – You’ll manage, coach and develop a small number of senior staff, with a focus on managing employee performance
Ensure all team members have clear goals, receive regular feedback and have timely and constructive appraisals.
Have accountability for staffing and on-boarding of new team members.
Act as the escalation point for issues relating to an individual, team or project.  
Build and maintain constructive and collaborative relationships with the client, other suppliers and third-party stakeholders. Delivery

Create critical success factors for the project (beyond the traditional measures: on time, on budget and to agreed scope) and ensure each work stream has a plan in place to achieve the success factors.
Set the vision for the project and be responsible for delivering the agreed outcomes for the client
Be accountable for achieving or exceeding profitability targets plus accurate and timely forecasting and reporting of project variables (revenue, staffing, work in progress, debt etc.).
Develop and deliver a strategy for adding value to the client, ensuring that expectations are proactively managed, and issues are addressed promptly and appropriately.Governance

Ensure appropriate project governance arrangements and technical quality standards are developed and followed throughout the project lifecycle.
Comply, and ensures team members comply, with all confidentiality and non-disclosure policies and agreements and ensure the security of information, at all times. 
Business Development & Account Management

Champion future growth by working closely with Sales, Account Leads & Account Management teams to identify profitable business opportunities, scope innovative solutions for the client and influence the sales/procurement cycle to best position the organisation to win new business. 

Takes responsibility for contracts and commercial terms applying to the project and ensure that the business is not compromised by non-compliance. 
You’ll have the following skills and experience:  

Evidence of developing and managing sound client-supplier relationships and good knowledge of at least one industry vertical (e.g. .Gov, Public Sector or Health Care.)
Minimum of 4 years of demonstrable success managing the delivery of technology-based projects using agile methodology. 
Substantial experience in managing and leading project teams including line management responsibility.
Broad technology experience, awareness of current technology trends and a solid understanding of contemporary software engineering practices and behaviours.
Evidence of taking responsibility for contract and commercial terms on projects.
Experience of adhering to robust project governance and technical quality standards.
Strong ability to make reasoned decisions under pressure taking a balanced view of client demands, commercial interests and the impact on the team.
Proven ability to manage, motivate and empower teams and lead by example.
Strong commercial awareness and sound understanding of project dynamics, particularly in a multi-supplier environment.
Affable, credible and can communicate effectively with clients and colleagues, including formal presentations.
Excellent interpersonal skills and strong negotiating prowess.
Excellent team player capable of delivering results in less than perfect circumstances.
Have a natural willingness to share information freely.
Have the vision and drive to experiment and deliver ‘firsts’. 
What’s in it for you?

I promise the exposure you will experience will be career defining and look amazing on your CV!
Private health care
35 days annual leave
Matched pension
Life Insurance
Incredible learning and development budget 
My client is reviewing C.Vs this week, to be considered or to find out more information please get in touch either by email or to my direct line.
George Aldridge – (Apply online only)
Email: (url removed)

Salary Type: Annum

Salary: £90000 – £130000/annum

Category: IT

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Rogerio da Silva

Rogerio da Silva is a Brazilian who lives in the UK for a little over two decades. He is the owner of a test consulting and outsources services for software development. He likes to blog, write and create content that teaches others how to live a better life. Rogerio has two princesses and one powerful wife that help him with his work. He loves reading biographies of successful authors and dream builders because they inspire him to keep creating!

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