Product Delivery Manager


Ref: 450Thursday 8 August 2019

This vacancy is now closed

Product Delivery Manager

  • Software Development
  • Excellent package on offer

We are recruiting for a global technology provider who are looking to appoint multiple Head of Product Delivery Managers within their Edinburgh office. We are looking for this person to operate with a large degree of autonomy, with choices about process and technology stack. Responsible for muli disciplined teams and enabling the commercial success of your product or products.

With a strong background working within a Product Delivery environment, strong leadership and mentorship and it goes without saying you will have an understanding of Agile principles and techniques.

  • As a natural, confident and clear communicator you will have experience liaising with technical and non-technical teams and across organisational boundaries.  
  • You’ll be experienced in communicating with support staff, delivery team members and C-Level executives and know how to tailor your communications to the audience.
  • You will be motivated by getting things done, and getting them done in the right way, first time; you are laser focussed on achieving the best outcome. 
  • As a valued Manager within the business, we would like to be aware of the business and commercial pressures relevant to your teams, your dynamic leadership skills will pragmatically balance delivery against the pressure – you realise that we don’t always operate in a perfect world and it will be necessary for you to make difficult decisions from time to time.
  • You will have experience of rapid business changes and be able to keep your team motivated, energised and on track through these periods.
  • Using your communication skills you will keep key stakeholders aware of progress against plans and help mitigate risks. You will understand that the identification of risks and issues is not enough – when escalating you will provide recommendations and solutions.
  • Being accountable for delivery of multiple projects and those factors which make delivery successful or unsuccessful, you will use this knowledge to ensure positive outcome and build a track record of delivering software releases on time and within budget
  • Ability to work closely with other key functions which may include Product Management, Infrastructure teams, DevOps team to enable delivery.

What we value

Passion, Teamwork, Innovation and Professionalism are the values we believe make us the company we are. We’re looking for someone who understands great culture and will help us shape it as it evolves.