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Project Manager / Scrum Master

Central Scotland
£35000 - £40000 per annum
63996/001_1612822279

PM / Scrum Master

Scotland

£35-£40,000

Summary

Everyone wants to have an Agile project…..but who is going to plan it, own it and ensure it is delivered….hopefully you are.

Seeking a technically adept Project Manager, be it software development, solutions implementation or transformational change. Someone who will be there from idea initiation, through to hand-over, someone who will provide leadership, insight and control and all in adherence to Agile principles, providing Scrum direction and governance.

As a Project Manager / Scrum Master your responsibilities will include:

  • From requirement gathering stages - organise and lead meetings with stakeholders ensuring scope, change and deliverables are fully understood.
  • Provide and maintain formal governance documentation.
  • Steer prioritisation and communication across all stakeholders.
  • Support the delivery and technical teams providing insight and design clarity.
  • Own the change and risk management function for parallel projects
  • Coordinate budget and procurement.
  • Coordinate third party and partner actions.
  • Coordinate with Test Management & Release Management.
  • Coordinate with Product Owners.
  • Coach the team with Agile principles and best-practice.

To be successful in the post, your experience will include:

Successful candidate will be able to demonstrate a track record of Project Management and/or Scrum Master led programmes. Project Managers adopting Agile and working towards Scrum certification and Agile / Scrum focused Business Analyst demonstrating project leadership can also grow into this role

  • A proven track record with demonstrable project initiation and leadership Agile methodology
  • Leadership skills with a proven ability to provide decisive prioritisation skills
  • Project delivery demonstrating a logical structured approach with excellent attention to detail
  • Excellent stakeholder and relationship management skills at all levels (including 3rd parties)
  • Skills in prioritising and contextualise business requirements to diverse user groups
  • Excellent interpersonal, documentation and presentation skills
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft SharePoint, Office 365, and MS Project
  • Highly desirable to hold certifications such as Prince2, Scrum Master or similar
  • Exposure to a diverse range of web systems, applications and services e.g. CRM, Portfolio Management, Customer engagement
  • Exposure to tools such as JIRA, ClickUP, ScrumWise, ScrumMate,

Reward

Covid has enforced a range of flexible working patterns that we will all desire to embrace, this organisation embodied a work life balance including, flexible working, reduced hours, compressed hours, home working all well before 2020. In addition they have a relaxed, professional approach and culture that actively encourages personal growth.

After salary package includes choices of pension, life style benefits, employee assistance programs, extensive annual leave and a tailored learning, development and training programme that can be bespoke to personal and business growth.

Working from home will prevail, some office contact will be expected when allowed - locations include Edinburgh, Aberdeen Dumfries, Glasgow, Inverness, Perth, Stirling

Next Steps
Please hit 'Apply Now' to be considered for this or similar positions FPSG have available.

Equal Opportunities
FPSG is committed to equal opportunities regardless of gender, race, disability, sexual orientation, religion or belief and age.

Key skills terminology
Project Manager, Change Manager, Scrum Master, Business Analyst, JIRA, ClickUp, ScrumWise, ScrumMate, MS Office, MS Project, Office 365, SharePoint, Prince, Prince2, Agile

We are Disability Confident and neurodiverse aware. If you have a disability, please tell us if there are any reasonable adjustments we can make to assist you in your application or with your recruitment process

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