IT Delivery Manager

Job Title: IT Delivery Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum
REF: 32201_1548777660
Contact Name: Joe Laramee
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Job Published: 6 months ago

Job Description

IT Delivery Manager

The IT Delivery Manager will gain a comprehensive understanding of core business systems, in-house developed applications, and MI platforms to support and enable the delivery of IT solutions.

You will be responsible for leading a team consisting of project management, business analysis, and development resources to drive IT Delivery.

This is a hands-on role expected to be engaged in the delivery of project activities whilst executing technical leadership and management responsibilities


  • Take overall responsibility for the day to day delivery of IT business system & Change projects.
  • Experience of managing both small and large projects with a variety of complexity.
  • Experienced in using a range of project delivery methodologies including Waterfall and Agile.
  • Implement & mature IT project management and software development frameworks.
  • Take ownership of the management and reporting of the IT capital budget for each approved project.
  • Take responsibility for project stakeholder management and issue resolution
  • Coordinate the effective use of the development team's time and ensuring efficient communication between team members, other areas of the IT department, and business stakeholders.
  • Produce comprehensive documentation of application environments, data-flows, and support processes.
  • Define and measure SLAs and metrics to assess the performance of the team.
  • Understand and become a subject matter expert on internal as well as external 3rd party systems and market platforms

  • Demonstrable experience for the day to day delivery of IT projects.
  • London Market insurance experience is preferable
  • Proven ability to manage and take responsibility for stakeholder management and project issue resolution.
  • Extensive experience of working with software vendors and suppliers.
  • Experience of implementing new platforms and enhancing existing systems, whilst applying technical thought leadership to projects.
  • Very strong experience of managing Project Management, Business Analysis and Development resources, whilst understanding working practices of the roles.
  • Strong understanding of business analysis and requirements gathering techniques.
  • Possess an understanding of programming languages and techniques utilised in custom software development projects.
  • Experience of custom application development, system integration, and management information projects.
  • Proven experience of planning & executing QA and UAT phases within project delivery.