Agile Project Manager
PwC
London, GB
1d ago

Job Title

Agile Project Manager

Operate

Specialism / business unit

Full Time

Who We Are Looking For

As a Agile Technical Project Manager you will be able to demonstrate the following :

Proven project delivery experience with complex technical projects and technology

transformations

Practical experience delivering projects using Agile methodologies including Scrum and SAFe

Experience of project management toolsets e.g. MS Project, JIRA, Azure Devops

Delivery of technical and IT solutions in a corporate environment

Managing technical staff and suppliers - speaking their language’

Working with and understanding technical deliverables and documentation

Coming from an IT technical background in systems engineering, IT infrastructure or

software development

Monitoring execution performance and being able to take corrective action where needed

Experience gained in financial services, banking, pensions or insurance is highly desirable

Key Skills of the Agile Project Manager

Adopting the most appropriate management structures for projects and ensure all key

project stakeholders are informed and involved.

Facilitating Agile Ceremonies

Coaching in Agile ways of working

Tracking and monitoring project progress and escalating issues to appropriate stakeholders

Managing internal and external resources

Providing a collaborative and performance driven environment for the project

Liaising with client groups to execute project deliverables

Continually identifying, prioritizing and mitigating project risks and issues

Demonstrating financial Project / Portfolio management

Effectively manage project teams’ time and allocate resources to ensure deliverables are

completed

Manage procurement and contract management processes when applicable

Forecast internal resource capacity by tracking the progress of projects across the

portfolio

Estimate project costs and manage the budget (includes related scope control)

Complete regular project reporting and change order request processes as outlined by the PMO

Key Words

MS Project, JIRA, Azure Devops, saFe, Agile

How You’ll Grow

At PwC, there are opportunities to learn and develop your skills everyday.

From on-the-job learning to professional qualifications, we’ll support you at every stage of your career to realise your full potential.

As a part of the world’s leading data and analytics team in deals, you’ll work with the best in the business, learning from those at the top of their fields.

We offer a wide range of training programmes to develop your proficiency in data analytics and visualisation tools such as Alteryx, PowerBI and Tableau.

Through our partnership with leading data analytics and cloud computing service providers, you will be at the forefront of the latest developments, with access to events showcasing these exciting new technologies.

What Working at PwC Offers

We support you to create a career where you’re valued for the uniqueness you bring and celebrate your contribution and impact through meaningful, real time recognition and competitive reward.

We are passionate about empowering people to be the best they can be during their careers at PwC. Our inclusive and diverse culture supports an environment where you can thrive, with opportunities for progression and work with an unrivalled breadth of clients, where you’re empowered to use flexibility in how you work.

Not the role for you?

Did you know PwC offer arrangements as well as (ie temporary or day rate contracting)?

The skills we look for in future employees

All our people need to demonstrate the skills and behaviours that support us in delivering our business strategy. This is important to the work we do for our business, and our clients.

  • These skills and behaviours make up our global leadership framework, The PwC Professional’ and are made up of five core attributes;
  • whole leadership, technical capabilities, business acumen, global acumen and relationships.

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