Agile Project Manager

  • Location

    Newport, Wales

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £440.00 - £540.00 per day

  • Contact:

    Ellie Bass

  • Contact email:

    Ellie.Bass@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BBBH116713_1578333107

  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-02-05

  • Client:

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Our Central Government Client are currently looking for an experienced Agile Project Manager (SC Cleared).

The role


Throughout 2020/21 our client requires the services of a supplier who can provide a small team with expert technical skills in Agile Project Management. They will be integrated into an existing project team and work through an established product backlog to deliver system capability to a business as usual team who are responsible for the publication of new and improved trade and investment statistics for users.

With the UK leaving the EU in 2020, the government will be negotiating new bilateral trading partnerships across the globe. In addition to this, wider industry has a need to understand and monitor the levels and impact on current UK trade and investment.

In order to meet these objectives effectively, we require more diverse and granular data and statistics and therefore the systems and capability to deliver these. Our client requires Agile Project Management skills and experience within a statistical environment.

Key Skills and Experience

  • Strong experience of leading large multi-functional project teams within a statistical environment
  • Expert at planning complex cross-organisational project deliverables, including the management of stakeholders and dependencies
  • Expert in managing risk and removing blockers which could impede delivery
  • Proficient in the use of Jira for work item management
  • Experience of working across the full development lifecycle
  • Awareness of good data security procedures
  • Ability to work collaboratively with members in other technical roles including Business Analysts and Methodologists
  • Certified Scrum Master (or similar)
  • Prince2 Practitioner (or similar)

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