Delivery Manager (Inside IR35) £380-£400 per day

  • Contract
  • London
  • Applications have closed.

The Delivery Manager will work with a team of technical specialists, together with colleagues across the end client; e.g. from the IT Operations, Estates and Procurement departments. In addition, the Delivery Manager will need to work collaboratively with a range of external partners and suppliers.

What you will work on
Working closely with the Service Owner for Digital Archiving Infrastructure, you will deliver a blend of on-going and new projects to support the work of the Digital Archiving department.

Work will include

  • Coaching of the infrastructure team to enable successful delivery; backlog refinement; obstacle removal; progress tracking; meeting facilitation
  • Engagement with prospective suppliers and peer organisations
  • Production of tender documentation in collaboration with the team for the supply, installation and support of a replacement archival storage service
  • Stakeholder management
  • Management of the procurement process and planning for the new archival storage service

Security clearance

BPSS
(If required, security clearance can be organised.)

Essential skills and experience

  • Strong track record in building an agile working culture and of enabling a multi-disciplinary team to deliver services successfully
  • Good level of understanding of Information Technology
  • Experience in the gathering of background information and the production of requirement specifications for an IT system or digital service
  • Proven experience in delivering a significant IT system or digital service
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to present findings in a compelling way
  • Excellent stakeholder management
  • Ability to liaise transparently and equally with prospective suppliers

Nice-to-have skills and experience

  • Experience of working within GDS standards and best practice
  • Practical experience of hybrid system environments
  • Knowledge of a broad range of storage technologies
  • An understanding of the Archives – ideally digital – sector

If you are interested in this role please contact Carl @ GPW Recruitment on 01744 454300 or email cfoster@gpwrecruitment.co.uk