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Engagement Manager

Engagement Manager

Whitehall Resources currently require an experienced Engagement Manager to work with a client based in Shropshire

We are looking for an experienced Engagement Manager able to run several small to medium sized projects concurrently.

Tasks:
– Direct the execution and implementation of your Projects, driving continuous improvements and efficiencies, using agile project management and delivery methods
– Develop and maintain project schedules and work with the delivery team to establish a delivery rhythm, balance priorities, manage risks, dependencies, and remove blockers
– Ensure all products are built to an appropriate level of quality for the stage of delivery
– Map and manage stakeholders to ensure good relations and effective communication
– Lead and motivate multiple multi-disciplinary teams, having knowledge and experience to provide guidance and support
– Ensure teams are able to work effectively by having a productive working environment
– Predict staff requirements to enable effective resourcing
– Communicate effectively and provide data to help the delivery teams report on the project or programme to senior stakeholders
– Be accountable for your Project budgets to ensure delivery of value, accurate forecasting and management of change

Mandatory Technical Skills:
– Experience of delivery using an iterative/agile methodology and collaboration tools (e.g. Agile/SCRUM, Atlassian Jira, Agile for Scrum, Confluence )
– Understanding of agile delivery techniques e.g. Continuous Delivery/Integration, Test Driven Development, and associated tooling
– Professional Scrum Master Qualification

Mandatory Business Skills:
* Experience working as an Engagement Manager, managing software and/or integration projects
* Proven leadership and motivational skills
* Ability to build productive relationships
* Flexibility about work content with ability to balance priorities across multiple tasks at the same time
* Ability to work independently and with the client
* An understanding of agile methodologies, tools and techniques


All of our opportunities require that applicants are eligible to work in the specified country/location, unless otherwise stated in the job description.