Delivery Manager (Innovation & Agile Coach)

Delivery Manager (Innovation & Agile Coach)

Job Title: Delivery Manager (Innovation & Agile Coach)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Chester
Salary: £35 - £38 per hour
Start Date: 2019-07-01
Reference: J140700
Contact Name: Paul Lathbury
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 19, 2019 09:34

Job Description

Are you an Agile Coach/Change Manager/Delivery Manager looking to secure your next contract role? Do you want to work for a global organisation? If so, we may have the right opportunity for you.

The role of Innovation and Agile Support requires and in-depth knowledge understanding of Innovation methodologies, Project Management, and Agile (Scrum), in a high paced changing industry currently undergoing transformation and culture change. The role holder must possess excellent inter-personal and communication skills and demonstrate the ability to interface and influence people at all levels of the business.

·The role holder will be part of the Innovation Space Team, working closely with all departments of the Plant and employees at all levels.
·Contributing to the Innovation strategy of the Plant, to support an Agile culture change approach and diversify a new ways of working mindset.
·To lead Innovation, Project Management and Agile workshops and consultation sessions including awareness/training on the subjects and also for specific projects, problem solving and idea generation, including complex idea submissions from all areas of the business (Involvement Scheme)
·Supporting face to face walk-ins to the Innovation Space and giving direction to follow on activities and improvement projects using innovative ways of working.
·Facilitating and managing Agile sprints and acting as Scrum Master as required.
·Partaking in Innovation Days, supporting workshops and delivering inspiring talks and discovery sessions related to Innovation, Project Management, Agile and other PM tools and techniques.

Ideal candidates should have the following skills and experience:
·Relevant qualification and knowledge base of Innovation toolsets, Project Management associated tools and techniques, specifically a good understanding of LBIP and Agile amongst others, as well as being Scrum master trained
·Strong Communication & Stakeholder Management skills within a demanding and fast paced business area
·Ability to lead, facilitate and manage groups of people in workshops and consultation sessions, both at management and employee operator levels
·Reasonable understanding of Aerospace Industry

Please note, you must have the right to work in the EU.