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Agile Project Manager - Broadcast

Job Title: Agile Project Manager - Broadcast
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London, England
Industry:
Salary: £350 - £450 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH66917
Contact Name: Tobie Costa
Contact Email: tobie.costa@handle.co.uk
Job Published: March 29, 2018 10:09

Job Description

Agile Project Manager - Broadcast


We currently have an Agile Project manager role available for a global Broadcast company who will be responsible for planning, tracking, and managing the success of the projects working across the organisation to execute them.


*The ideal candidate will have strong experience working with agile software delivery teams, and be an expert in Agile delivery techniques.


Essential:

  • 2-5 years' experience in business/technical analysis and/or project management
  • Experience managing projects within a media company and/or in an online businesses environment
  • Ability to understand technologies applicable to a chosen project and facilitate resolution of technical issues as they arise
  • Ability to lead and motivate people to encourage performance and teamwork
  • Demonstrated working partnership with software developers, technical and business management, department heads, product developers and QA teams


Responsibilities:

  • Facilitating meetings and ceremonies (workshops, retrospectives, showcases and inceptions),
  • Assist in building a coherent pipeline / optimizing the process
  • Coordinate project and operational meetings with appropriate parties (e.g. product, tech, external vendors, internal partners, etc.).
  • Verify and ensure understanding of all roles and responsibilities associated with delivery and hold resources accountable
  • Partner with brand, product, operations, scrum masters, and technical partners to understand prioritization and establish delivery expectations
  • Facilitate issue resolution discussions and see through to completion
  • Jira experience
  • Facilitate the creation of a well-defined Project Backlog or Project Plan.
  • Manage Sprint and Release planning / development cycle.


Desirable:

  • PMP or Certified Scrum Master certifications desirable
  • Understanding of multichannel video programming distribution (MVPD), rich media, dynamic creative, mobile and video capabilities


If you feel you skill set matches the above requirements, please send your CV through or contact Tobie on 0207 569 9982


Agile Project Manager - Broadcast

Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.