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Delivery Manager

Job Title: Delivery Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Birmingham, West Midlands, W. Midlands, England
Salary: £450 - £550 per day
Start Date: October 2019
Duration: 12 Months
REF: 15933/001_1568124872
Contact Name: Sarah Donohoe-Denton
Contact Email:
Job Published: 9 months ago

Job Description

I'm looking for a Delivery Manager for the DVSA in Birmingham for a 12 month contract.


  • To deliver the agreed digital scope as defined by the CVS project governance function.
  • To ensure delivery quality meets the requirements of the Service Owner
  • To ensure delivery meets the agreed milestones and deadlines
  • To ensure delivery expenditure remains within agreed budgets
  • To ensure services developed by the project meets DVSA and GDS standards
  • To ensure service releases meet DVSA support standards and are supported by appropriate artefacts.

2 days per week can be done from home and 3 days onsite to work directly with suppliers and the business.

Essential skills and experience

  • Management of Agile digital delivery teams
  • Digital delivery to GDS standards
  • Effective budget management
  • Effective supplier management
  • Knowledge of DVSA digital landscape
  • Agile delivery within the DVSA and DfT governance structures
  • GDS Service standards
  • Integration of clouds with on-premise servers/services and data centres
  • Data and Service migration
  • Define and document enterprise and project approaches
  • Jira
  • Confluence

Desirable skills and experience

  • Agile Kanban Flow methodologies
  • Delivery forecasting using Monte Carlo simulations
  • Microsoft Dynamics
  • Mentoring and knowledge transfer

If you have all of the required skills and experience, please send your CV for immediate consideration.

Government/Public Sector experience preferred.