Head of Delivery

Recruiter
Location
London
Salary
£90k - 120k per year
Posted
13 Oct 2017
Closes
27 Oct 2017
Ref
19671
Contact
Carley Bridgland
Discipline
Advertising
Specialism
Project Management
Business Type
Agency
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-Time

THE OPPORTUNITY

  • A brand new role for a Head of Delivery to join an ambitious digital and technology agency
  • You’ll be responsible for the delivery and client services teams, monitoring their progress and instilling new ways of working
  • Oversee the successful delivery of a mix of UX, design & build and strategy projects
  • Working with the Heads of UX and Strategy, you’ll need to iron out delivery issues and implement new processes and improve operational efficiency

THE ROLE

  • The Head of Delivery will need to take stock of the current landscape in put in plans with the senior management team on new ways of working
  • Management of a team of 6 people, ensuring they are developed, motivated and happy
  • Commercial responsibility for all clients, occasionally communicating with them on any delivery issues and ensuring they are happy and retained
  • Oversee the PM’s work ensuring all projects are delivered on time and to budget
  • Provide technical advice to other internal teams including client services and strategy

THE LIKE-MIND

  • The Head of Delivery will need previous experience in a ‘head of’ role within a technical/digital build agency
  • Bags of experience delivering large and small web builds for a range of clients
  • Experience managing a mid-sized delivery team including recruitment, retention and development
  • Passionate about the delivery of amazing digital and tech ideas and always exceeding clients' expectations
  • The ability to work under pressure, to tight deadlines with good commercial acumen
  • The ability to lead from the front, anticipate problems and be one step ahead at all times