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Agile Project Manager - Global events

Job Title: Agile Project Manager - Global events
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: London, England
Industry:
Salary: £400 - £600 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6 months
REF: 110418_1546859262
Contact Name: Nick Butler
Contact Email: nick@consultancygroup.com
Job Published: 5 months ago

Job Description

Our client, a global marketing leading events organisation are in the process of a huge Digital Transformation to increase the digital and agile maturity of the business.

The goal of the business is to deliver a best-in-breed technology platform and then to enable the adoption of the platform the users and enhance the whole product development capability.

They need a Lean/Agile evangelist, this candidate has to come from a strong Agile delivery background, it's all about the mindset and culture.

Key Responsibilities -

  • Delivery assurance across all assigned projects, including risk, issue management, and providing input into staffing/capacity planning.
  • Promote an ethos of staff empowerment enabling team members to be accountable and responsible for their own actions and decisions.
  • Working with technical and operational teams to ensure technology delivered is operable, suits stakeholder needs, and can be effectively monitored in production.
  • Foster Teamwork: Work cooperatively and effectively with others to set goals, resolve problems, and make decisions that enhance organisational effectiveness.

The successful candidate will have a proven track record of delivery on lean and/or agile methods, Agile planning techniques that promote reliable, high confidence delivery of value across multiple value streams and a sound understanding of what differentiates a digital company from an analogue one and how digital, agile, and lean cultures interplay with each other.