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Digital Project Lead

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £550 - £650 per day
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 2 years ago

  • Sector: digital & technology
  • Type: hybrid
  • Contact: Sean Johnston
  • Contact Email:
  • Duration: 9 months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 05 June 2022
  • Job Ref: JSSJ/DPL

Agile Project Manager Scrum Programme Manager Sports Mobile Apps Digital Platform Outside IR35

Handle is working with a Global Digital Sports Fan Engagement client to recruit an exceptional Digital Project Lead to take up leadership of a mobile app and digital platform that will be used by millions.

Key Responsibilities

● Manage the budget and payment schedule

● Manage the delivery of technically complex, user-centric mobile applications end-to-end

● Manage the feature road-map for the mobile application

● Facilitate agile ceremonies in a large multi-disciplinary software development team

● Challenge and seek to improve and optimise the ways of working within a development squad

● Manage expectations of a range of stakeholders and 3rd parties

● Optimise and influence the core delivery processes

● Expert knowledge of the forecasting process for a project and client

● Expert knowledge of backlog management and spotting dependencies

● Expert in project planning, tracking and reporting tools and processes

● Proven ability to manage a complex software development project end-to-end

● Proven ability to identify, communicate and mitigate against risks

● Expert account management skills,

● Extremely proficient in people management, with demonstrable experience leading a squad of diverse skill-sets

● Strong knowledge of agile scrum delivery process and ways of working, with proven experience of positively influencing the ways of working within a business or delivery team to maximise output

● Strong focus on solutions rather than problems

● A keen eye for detail

Handle Recruitment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.