Head Of Delivery (Software)

Location UK / Northern Ireland

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary £40000 - 50000

Updated 5 days ago

Reference 1366669

 Job Description

Head Of Delivery / Senior Project Manager Permanent

My client is a leading software partner to both Government and Private Sector organisations, providing digital platforms specifically designed for their industry. The company exploits opportunities for new technology that will improve service delivery, communication and outcomes for our customers. Our vision is to transform the management of processes, utilising cutting edge technologies and innovative technologies.

They are looking for a Head of Delivery that will drive through and lead successful pilots and scale-up activities with our customers. You will take a proactive approach with customers, suppliers and our software development team, to ensure customer needs are met and their expectations exceeded. You’ll have significant experience in delivering relevant digital projects. Our vision is to enable outstanding people to create digital solutions; we need someone who can get things done.

Responsibilities – Essentials

  • Lead and take ownership of customer pilots using the appropriate agile project management methodology.
  • Facilitate stakeholders to define the pilot road map.
  • Lead the collaborative, dynamic planning process of our pilot and scale up programmes, prioritising the work that needs to be done against the capacity and capability of the team.
  • Ensure all pilots and scale up activities are delivered to an appropriate level of quality for the stage.
  • Lead a team, sharing and re-applying skills and knowledge and bringing in best practice.
  • Proactively manage dependencies, risks, overcome obstacles and get the best value against constraints across all pilots and scale up activities.
  • Ensure that Modern Democracy’s delivery follows good governance and quality standards.
  • Empower and support the team to perform well, learn and grow in a manner that is consistent with the company’s values.
  • Leverage successful delivery and senior client relationships to win new business with existing customers.

Job Requirements – (Knowledge, Skills, Experience)

Essential requirements:

  • Minimum of 4 years of demonstrable success managing the delivering of technology-based projects using agile methodology.
  • Substantial experience in managing and leading project teams
  • Evidence of developing and managing sound client-supplier relationships
  • Broad technology experience, awareness of current technology trends and a sound understanding of contemporary software engineering practices.
  • Evidence of taking responsibility for contract and commercial terms on projects.
  • Experience of adhering to robust project governance and technical quality standards.

To have a very confidential chat with me about this contact me on 02890330250 or