Project Manager - IT Agile

  • Job Reference: DQPM
  • Date Posted: 17 November 2020
  • Recruiter: Advancing People Ltd
  • Location: Bedford, Bedfordshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: plus company benefits
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Advancing People are working closely with an International software company who are looking for a proven and cross-functional IT Project Manager - Agile, home based with the ability to commute to their Bedford office, when required.

This hands-on Project Manager role will have the responsibility for leading and developing a multi-skilled and remote team (technical and non-technical), whilst ensuring software projects are delivered on time, within budget and to agreed specifications.

With a technical software development background, you will bring not only these skills to the role, but you will also have the gravitas to front face and communicate with clients and colleagues at all levels.

You will be passionate about delivering software projects using a variety of work practices such as:

  • Agile Methodologies
  • Rapid Application Development
  • Waterfall
  • Kanban
  • Scrum

Projects will go beyond just the specification to include; project accounting, wider service delivery, commercial parameters, ensuring billing milestones are achieved, reporting to stakeholders and will be ensuring compliance with project governance.

With a natural flair for mentoring and developing the team you will have a challenging mind to constantly improve processes. With a low code focus you will be involved with stakeholders from the very beginning to the successful completion of projects - ideally you will hold a scrum master or 'Agile' certification.

With open communication and exceptional project management experience you will be Prince2 qualified or similar and ideally will hold a Scrum Master Certification.

There is a very competitive salary available for this long term and varied role, plus package and full support to further develop.

Our client is in the midst of one of their best ever years and they keen to build on this success by attracting and nurturing the very best talent available - an excellent opportunity awaits…

APPLY NOW for a swift interview!!!!

Advancing People - Recruitment Specialists

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