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Delivery Manager

Posted 3 January by Vodafone Ended

Role Title: Delivery Manager

Location: Paddington, United Kingdom


At Vodafone Group we build connections to all our Global operations, acting as an advisory board to drive consistency and customer excellence across 30 countries and for over 420 million customers. We are constantly uncovering tactics to innovate the way we operate, set our global standards or lead our strategic performance. By joining Vodafone Group, you will be part of evolving our digital world of total communications. Now is the time to get on board.

As we evolve into a truly digital company, Vodafone Group Technology spans across the entire Vodafone footprint and drives our technology advancements, to enable us to be the best and most secure in unified communications. We empower our consumer and enterprise customers to be confidently and securely connected. Our unique capabilities create the best voice and data to our customers and continue our advancement in the Internet of Things (IOT), BIG Data, Cybersecurity, Cloud & Hosting, TV and Video. We’re heading to an exciting future – fancy being part of our Vodafone Gigabit growth?

Role Profile:

As a total communications provider, Vodafone Group ensures that multinational organisations are confidently connected across all parts of their business: across their places, things and business assets, but most importantly across their people. Recognized as Frost & Sullivan's Company of the Year for the past two years, we continue to stand out as a leader among European service providers with its compelling communications propositions. Joining as our Delivery Manager now has never been a better time to be part of our success.

As a Delivery Manager, you would assume accountability for the delivery of new products and services, provide leadership and direction to a project team in a matrix environment and ensure efficient communication between various stakeholders, spanning all organisational levels both internal and external.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Rationalize the high level product concept and transform it into a committed E2E project delivery plan,
  • Build a winning project team and support the project team in delivering within the allocated time and agreed quality levels,
  • Drive key business decisions on vendor selection, delivery and operational model for the new product or service,
  • Identify, manage and resolve dependencies, risks and issues on all layers (technical & organisational) which could affect the successful delivery,
  • Manage upwards and act as central SPOC for status and issue reporting.


Essential:

  • Deep knowledge of software development projects and delivery in agile and classic delivery,

  • Experience handling 3rd parties including selection process, initial setup, financial negotiations and controlling delivery,

  • Experience in delivering customer products and strong customer focus,

  • Excellent Communication Skills,

  • Excellent Presentation Skills.

  • Experienced in applying standard Project Management Framework as well as agile methodologies (Scrum),

  • Strong leader for distributed international teams across one or more projects and subprojects.

Desirable:

What is the key to our success? It’s simple – our people. Across a Global footprint, we believe we’re at our best when you’re at yours. From our diverse workforce, our flexible working policies to our creative work spaces, we embrace a culture of learning and sharing to develop our next stage growth. It’s in our hearts to push forward, to create a better future, to never rest and find new ways that help people communicate.


We are committed to developing the very best people by offering a flexible, motivating and inclusive workplace in which talent is truly recognised and rewarded. We respect, value and celebrate our people’s individual differences - we are not only multinational but multicultural too. Our excellent flexible benefits programme allows you to choose what’s right for you. Our Vodafone Foundation gives the ability for our people to give something back. We embrace empowering our people to shape their world. That’s what we mean when we say Power to you.


To discover more about how Vodafone Group leads the way in Diversity & Inclusion and hear our CEO Vittorio Colao talk about how he is listed as one of the top 10 men fighting for gender diversity, please click here.

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