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Solution Delivery Manager

Posting Country:  United Kingdom
Date Posted: 
Full Time / Part Time:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Permanent

Our purpose at Vodafone is to connect for a better future. As a Global Communications Technology company, we put the customer at the heart of everything we do. We are forever challenging, pushing boundaries and discovering innovative ways to connect our customers with their digital societies.

We connect people, businesses, and communities across the globe to create the future. We earn customer loyalty, experiment, learn fast and get it done, together.

Join our journey as we connect for a better future. Ready?

Solution Delivery Manager

Location:  London   (Full-time remote working during COVID-19) 
Salary:  Excellent Salary and Benefits 
Hours:    37.5

COVID-19 Notice: We are continuing recruitment and have implemented new processes that promote candidate and employee safety. As part of this we have moved to a virtual hiring and onboarding process until further notice. 
Join Vodafone UK Big Data and work with sophisticated technologies, turning unstructured data into something pragmatic, to solve real-world problems.  
What will you be doing?  

You will be responsible for end to end management and delivery of new IT capability or enhancements current IT capability.  This will ordinarily be achieved through the management of projects of work, typically impacting several systems or platforms, delivered by a number of solution delivery managers and generally organised by portfolio/demand area.

You will be responsible for the delivery of outputs that achieve defined project business case benefits and for ensuring delivery is to the required standard of quality and within the specified constraints of time and cost. Compliance to the methodology as defined by Vodafone’s delivery governance is an integral part of the role,

This role will manage high complexity projects with cross functional impact across a number of technical systems, domain areas, System Integrators and Third Parties.   Projects will involve constrained resource teams and typically include significant business change /transformation. Managing senior business stakeholders is a key part of this role and its success.

Who are we looking for?   
 We are looking for someone with experience in: 

  • Extensive cross functional end to end technical project delivery experience
  • Professional Qualification Prince 2 / ITIL or significant equivalent experience
  • Understanding of the application development lifecycle
  • Technical change / transformation experience
  • Experience of managing cross-cultural teams
  • Leadership – ability to manage, motivate & develop a direct team and in a matrix environment

What’s in it for you? 

An excellent remuneration and bonus package with 28 days holiday entitlement, in addition to bank holidays and paid leave for charity projects. We offer an extensive and flexible benefits package that can be tailored to suit you and your family. From our market-leading parental leave policies through to employee discounts, retail vouchers, pension plan and share schemes we are committed to supporting you throughout your career with Vodafone. 
Posting End Date:  05/06/20

Vodafone is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the very best people by offering a motivating and inclusive workplace in which talent is truly recognised and rewarded. We are committed to promoting Inclusion for All with the belief that diversity plays an important role in the success of our business. We actively encourage everyone to consider becoming a part of our journey.