Overview

comparethemarket.com is looking for a Delivery Manager to ensure effective delivery of prioritised projects in line with agree timescales and business and technical objectives. We work in product based teams and this important role would initiate and deliver large scale projects working with Agile/XP/Lean methods.

Is this you?

In terms of day to day activity, you’ll manage projects and stakeholders to ensure successful delivery. To achieve this you’ll need to lead and motivate a collaborative, high performing product team through effective line management. You will also work in partnership with the rest of the project management function to evolve and improve delivery organisation and outputs. You must be proactive to identify and manage risk, issues and dependencies relating to the delivery of change.

What will it take?

You may have been performing a similar role in another company or perhaps you have been working as a contractor or consultant – either way you’ll have substantial experience of delivering projects to a high standard. When we meet you’ll be able to demonstrate your track record of genuine accountability for projects in Agile/Lean environments. You will need to talk us through your hands on agile experience. You’ll talk comfortably about successfully managing multiple projects and stakeholders.

Wherever you’ve gained your experience you’ll certainly be able to demonstrate the core values of BGL Group and comparethemarket.com; you’ll be creative, innovative – willing to make a difference. You’ll have extremely good judgement in identifying potential risks and opportunities. Great communication skills and the ability to think analytically will be combined with exceptional attention to detail and a genuine passion for your field.

Why choose us?

The benefits package is excellent and comprehensive; as a Manager you will earn a competitive salary and you will be part of an annual Management Bonus scheme that could yield 10% of your salary. We offer a contributory pension, private medical insurance, life assurance and range of other benefits that you would expect from a good employer. Perhaps most importantly in this role, you will have the opportunity to work with some outstanding people in a fun and thriving environment.

What next?

If you can see yourself succeeding in this role, it would be great to speak to you. The first step is to click apply.

Tagged as: Agile, lean methods, software delivery