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Software Delivery Manager

Ref: 414 | Posted: 28th Jul 2021



£70,000 plus amazing benefits

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Ellis Mason are recruiting for a DELIVERY MANAGER to join a global software company specialising in the health industry.

The purpose of the role is the on-time delivery of all project technical services for the Global Technical Delivery teams. You will be leading two scalable teams that flex as the needs require.

As the DELIVERY MANAGER, you must be able to work well under pressure, juggle priorities and eliminate road blocks whilst looking after multiple projects at any given time. Experience within coaching and mentoring teams is highly desirable.

To be eligible for this role, you must be able to demonstrate significant service delivery experience at a high level and to the highest standard, guaranteeing project expectations are met.

This role can be performed remotely however if desired to return back to the office environment, the companies offices are based in London and will be reopening soon.


  • Base salary circa £70,000
  • Annual bonus plan up to 12%
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Life insurance x4 annual salary
  • Company travel insurance
  • Pension contributions matched up to 7%
  • Income protection
  • Private medical insurance
  • Season ticket loans
  • Bike to work scheme


  • Responsible for on-time delivery of all project technical delivery commitments, specifically large-scale resource scheduling, complex task dependency planning, forecasting, and risk mitigation.
  • Broad expertise in various SDLC areas (Solution, Engineering, Testing, Delivery) with the ability to enforce industry and regulatory best practices and Company standards use within their teams.
  • Experienced in leading geographically dispersed organisations that deliver assigned client projects and internal commitments.
  • Chairs regular delivery team planning exercises, with keen focus on release coordination, task dependencies, and critical path alignment and sustainment.
  • Chairs regular team delivery “scrum-of-scrums” and acts as decision maker and escalation point-of-contact in resolving implementation impediments.
  • Achieves sustained delivery “health” and quality levels measured using standard operating metrics and enforcing delivery process hygiene and adherence.
  • Applies required resource management solutions that allow technical team to balance its workload and priorities in response to changing expectations.
  • Ensures seamless project handoffs through tight partnership with the Global Project Management organisation.
  • Drives the implementation of best practices, with emphasis on agility, to improve quality, productivity, and efficiency.
  • Works to standardise the project delivery rigor for assigned sponsor/s and/or specialisation area

the application process

Apply right now! By using the apply button on this page and attaching your CV.

the agency

Ellis Mason are a dynamic, fast growing agency that specialise in the Office Support, IT and Finance sectors. We have offices in Letchworth and Welwyn Garden City and employ Consultants that specialise and cover the following locations: North Herts, Central Herts, South Herts, Bedfordshire and parts of Cambridgeshire.

We are acting as both a Recruitment Business and Recruitment Agency in our recruitment of this position.

Thank you for your application. Where possible, we endeavour to contact all candidates, however due to the volume of applications we ask that if you have not heard from us within 7 days to please accept that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.