Agile Project Manager

Agile Project Manager

Whitehall Resources are currently looking for an Agile Project Manager

Responsibilities:

– Translate strategic goals into project-level objectives and make plans to achieve them
– Build teams and collaborate effectively to drive large projects towards successful on-time and on-budget completion
– Structure the delivery organisation to best leverage key skills and identify and fill gaps
– Use structured as well as creative methods to facilitate resolution of complex issues and mitigate risks and manage smooth delivery
– Build relationships with stakeholders across the organisation as well as key vendors with a view to driving towards needed outcomes
– Build plans, manage risks and issues, identify and track dependencies, establish and manage the governance framework and constantly validate assumptions and avoid surprises
– Track and report on project status
– Own the achievement of key project outcomes and be answerable to the sponsor

Key Outcomes:

– On-time/on-budget delivery of key projects
– Effective collaboration between team to solve complex problems and achieve challenging outcomes
– Metrics driven execution of projects showing key improvement in KPIs and OKRs with time
– Manage contracts and delivery from vendor partners and leverage maximum benefits for end client with a win-win approach

Required Skills and Experience:

– Extensive experience in global distributed project management
– Recent telecommunications experience
– Proven track record working in an Agile environment in a Scrum Master kind of role
– Pragmatic, outcome focused, determined and dogged in the pursuit of goals
– With the gravitas to challenge assumptions
– Formal project management certification desirable but not essential


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