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Agile Project Manager

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Jobs IT / Online / Software

Our client is a young and innovative company which developed a game-changing platform for the food preference and behaviour industry.
The immediate success of our client’s innovative platform means they are looking for an Agile Project Manager with a focus on commercial aspects of the business.

— MISSION —
The Project Manager will lead the commercial aspect of various projects within the company, in an Agile environment as well as pilot the implementation of Kanban.

— RESPONSIBILITIES —

  • Manage multiple simultaneous commercial projects in a hybrid Agile Scrum or Kanban model.
  • Coach teams in adhering to good Agile practices and continual improvement.
  • Coordinate and lead appropriate ceremonies including Backlog Refinement, Sprint Planning, Stand-ups, Sprint Reviews, and Sprint Retrospectives.
  • Produce, organise, and update project plans, documentation, and project metrics as required for each project.
  • Develop and execute communication plans on a project-by-project basis.
  • Organise and oversee bug and feature request tracking.
  • Work directly with product owners and technical leaders to ensure that product backlog features, user stories, bugs, and tasks are created, maintained, and effectively communicated to the development team members.
  • Along with the other PMO team members, help to refine our internal project management process and best practices, as we continue to grow as a company.

— REQUIREMENTS —

  • Self-management and time management are critical in this role.
  • A communication professional – must be able to explain technical issues to a non-technical person, pleasantly.
  • Some technical background and a decent understanding of software development and web technologies.
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience managing commercial projects related to technology based products.
  • Experience with Agile (or Agile hybrid) project management environments.
  • Highly-attentive to detail, able to cross all the t’s and dot all the i’s every time.
  • PMP and/or PMI-ACP certification, or other industry-standard certification preferred.
  • Experience working from home and managing projects remotely preferred.
  • Experience working with nearshore/offshore staff members preferred.
  • Eager to research and learn in a self-directed way (always improving), while maintaining a passion for managing technical projects.
  • Easygoing, fun, and a team player

This is a great opportunity for an Agile Project Manager to join an incredibly fast growing technology company in the retail data insights sector, at a very early stage and help them implement projects that will disrupt the market.

Please submit your application via the following email address: careers@executivesurf.com quoting the job title in the subject.

ID #20995 Location United Kingdom Industry IT / Online / Software Type Full time Role Agile Project Manager Career Level Manager/Team Leader Presence Home office Checked by MB

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