Delivery Manager at 11:FS, London, £Contract Rate

  • Contract Spy
  • London, GB
  • Jan 16, 2020
Duration not stated

Contract Description

Job DescriptionAbout us: At 11:FS we see ourselves as the challenger team dedicated to helping banks and FS players transform themselves and the industry we love. For us this means rethinking what it takes to operate in financial services top to bottom to help our partners build and launch next generation digital propositions around the globe. To do this we need an amazing team, so we have pulled together the best in financial services and beyond. Our people have co-founded and grown challenger banks like Monzo, Starling, and Tandem, led the technology platforms at Nutmeg, Betfair and beyond and transformed banks like Lloyds, Halifax, Barclays and Natwest. Truth be told, 11:FS isn 't really one company. It is a collection of startups united by purpose. Our Consulting practice builds challenger propositions globally, like we did for Natwest with Mettle. Our Research and Benchmarking team has built the amazing 11:FS Pulse service used by the likes of Monzo, Starling, Natwest and Tesco Bank. Our 11:FS Foundry team are transforming core banking and architecture, aiming to do to core banking what AWS did to data centres. Lastly we are a media company, generating content that supports our brand and changes the conversation - not necessarily in that order. We like to think of ourselves as an FS special forces team with singular focus and an execution mindset. To live up to this, we need the best talent in the market. We hire great people and get out of their way. Everyone in our team relentlessly drives towards getting sh!t done and improving the industry we love. About 11:FS Consulting Our Consulting practice builds challenger propositions globally. Yet we don 't work like a consultancy, or an agency, or research house for that matter. We are designing and launching new fintech startups for our clients and ourselves and treat every opportunity like a business, not a project. Requirements What you 'll get to do:
  • Leading mixed teams of consultants and skill disciplines, you will deliver projects with execution excellence you didn 't think was possible
  • You will embed data led project management, challenging wasteful processes and driving efficiency
  • With your communication skills, you will engage and influence across multiple levels of an organisation
  • You will collaborate with our senior stakeholders to put business value at the core of project delivery
  • You will be primarily working on projects at our client 's offices (travel required) as well as internal developments in HQ
  • Know from experience which metrics to track and which stage of build and make sure the team relentlessly delivers to create amazing products through the best delivery cadence possible
  • Manage the projects, from resource planning to management reporting, with appropriate attention to risk and budget control with the required toolsets
  • Responsible for continuous service improvement and process developments including maintaining and improving systems, policies and procedures that govern the performance monitoring, development and delivery of a new proposition
  • Work to help build the delivery capability within 11:FS, helping to shape a consulting practice that you want to work in What you 'll bring :
  • A deep understanding and hands-on knowledge of relevant technology concepts
  • An understanding of how to build new propositions from scratch, using modern architecture and delivery principles
  • A deep routed skillset that understands how to deal effectively with clients in all situations, when to escalate and when to trust your instincts
  • Ability to build collaborative relationships
  • Ability to work as part of a team - working together to solve problems
  • Proven, effective time management, prioritisation and organisational skills that ensure deadlines are met