Agile Coach at Whitebridge Group, Remote/Reading, 6-12 Months, £540 per day

£540 per day
  • Contract Spy
  • Remote (Reading, UK)
  • Apr 26, 2021
6 Months or more

Contract Description

Whitebridge Group, the specialist Digital Transformation consultancy is looking for an experienced Agile Coach to be responsible for driving a network of capable Agile Practitioners through the provision of expert Agile advice and technical support to a new Agile Delivery Framework. The focus will be to improve agile ways of working for teams, as well as a heavy emphasis on employee upskilling and company recruitment. Working closely with senior leaders for transformation, heads of IT and key stakeholders across a number of businesses units, the successful applicant will ensure investments in Agile coaching and training are well targeted, efficiently delivered and yield tangible returns.

Embracing different styles of training techniques and incorporating on-the-job activities, E-learning, tutorial sessions and coaching with a particular focus on Operational Excellence disciplines driving agility, the successful applicant will be responsible for mentoring and coaching Agile Delivery Managers and functional SMEs to build internal capability and confidence, as well as support the Agile practice and ways of working as well as training initiatives.

Experience to include:
Proven recognised coaching and training with qualified skills in SAFE, Agile PM or accredited Agile methodologies
Business transformation and culture change experience (utilities or energy industry experience advantageous)
Possess leadership, gravitas working to exec level/team player with ability to lead and support business change
Ability to adapt thinking to new ways of working and support IT and business teams along a journey to support delivery agility
Able to support and feedback changes to the new Agile Delivery Framework

The successful applicant should be able to commit to starting ideally in May. The role for the foreseeable future will be 100% remote and will be umbrella based working. Direct applicants only please.