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Delivery Manager
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Job Type: Permanent
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Job Reference: BBBH30288
Added: 22 Jun 2022
Job Description
Acorn Recruitment are delighted to be working with a leading financial services company in Cardiff, who are looking to recruit an experienced Delivery Manager to work with our internal teams and an offshore third party delivery partner to lead a major programme of work. An integral role in Change, you will report the Head of Change.

With demonstrable experience in technical delivery, you will lead multiple workstreams to deliver a current, component-based platform with external-facing mobile and web applications. You will create and maintain the overall plan, ensuring all goals and deliveries are met to time and quality requirements.

This is an exciting and rewarding role for any delivery professional, as this opportunity will allow you to see the impact of your work in a live capacity.

Key responsibilities:

* Lead team planning with in-house teams to oversee backlog and schedule work into a programme plan, with a focus on feature releases that deliver business benefit
* Coordinate with third-party suppliers to supply and plan work in line with their agreed processes
* Communicate with third party suppliers to ensure work is delivered according to plan
* Ensure stories are elaborated in enough detail to inform sprint planning
* Undertake sprint planning to refine and estimate stories with in-house delivery teams, and plan the work for each sprint, balancing team workload and capacity
* Lead daily stand-ups to manage, co-ordinate and track delivery
* Identify blockers and take action to resolve them - either within the team, or by escalating to line manager

Our client provides an agile environment, which in turn empowers everyone to deliver. Anyone we introduce to this client will be able to demonstrate a real drive, enthusiasm, and commitment for success, and in return you'll be rewarded with a fantastic career opportunity with an employer who sees the value in looking after their employees.


* Competitive Salary of £60-65k per annum
* Based in Cardiff City Centre operating in a highly flexible Hybrid workspace
* 28 days Holiday with the option to buy more
* Subsidised Gym Membership
* Private Medical & Health Insurance
* Extensive learning and development programme
* Generous, personalised benefits package
* Company pension contribution up to 15%
* 4 days on top of annual leave for community and charity work
* Flexible working options

If this is a role that sounds a good fit for your skillset then please apply! Or if you would like to find out more get in touch with Dan Newton at Acorn Recruitment.

Acorn Recruitment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment.
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