Project Manager - Scrum Master
Type of Job
Define project scope, goalsand deliverables with business stakeholders.
Collaborate with stakeholdersto develop project roadmap, required resources, action plan, budget and quality requirements.
Clear and timely communication with project team.
Support the team in the end-to-end project delivery including acting as a Scrum Master.
Plan and scheduledetailedproject timelines and milestones, including full-scale project plans, using appropriate tools.
Delegate tasks and responsibilities to appropriate team members.
Track project milestones and deliverables.
Manage teams for optimal return on investment, and coordinate and delegate cross-project initiatives.
Proactively resolve project scope, timeline, budget, and quality level issues.
Identify and resolve issues and conflicts within the agile team.
Assist product teams in making realistic commitments whilst communicating with business stakeholders.
Navigate changes and risks that affect the programs.
Facilitate effective resource allocation across the programs.
Evangelize Scrum and Agile Development best practices throughout the company organization.
Serve as a point of contact for geographically distributed teams.
Prepare executive status reports for business stakeholders, participate in portfolio review meetings and run executive steering committee meetings.
Help drive and improve the Program Management Office (PMO) processes.
Drive continuous improvement of best practices and tools for project execution and management.
Willingness to learn, flexibility, responsibility,and perseverance in delivering IT projects.
Clear leadership, facilitation and organizational skills.
2 years Program / Project Management experience with the delivery of IT solutions of which at least 1 year must be as a Scrum Master.
Experience in managing the delivery of Business Transformation Programs that utilize the applicable technologies.
Self-motivated and capable of managing multiple priorities and tasks as delegated.
Ability to drive multiple teams to deliver under tight timescales with finite resources.
Ability to deal with multiple projects and deadlines.
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with a high attention to detail.
Ability and willingness to step down to a team level in order to assist the team with delivery where required.
Excellent executive interaction skills.
Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work with diverse personality types.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Ability to think strategically and recognize the importance of long-term goals, as well as be committed to success.
Experience with the use of Agile Craft or Jira Align would be an advantage
Project Management and/or Scrum Master certification would be an advantage.