Greater Zürich

Delivery Manager/Lead

Delivery Manager/Lead (f/m/x)- 80-100%

Delivery

Valtech Switzerland

As Delivery Manager/Lead, you’ll be your team’s steady hand, planning, supporting, improving and problem solving. Together with your team, you’ll support our client end-to-end within delivery operations focused around the transformation their digital business. Through your dedicated support, they’ll dare to innovate.

The Opportunity!

We are growing the delivery offering and circle of one of our major swiss clients and look for a Delivery Manager/Lead to join and support us within our journey to the next level of success.

The Position

As our new Delivery Manager/Lead you’ll spend your time:

  • Be an active member of the delivery team to influence strategy and decision making across the circle e.g. strategic recruitment planning, staffing deployment resolution, strategic direction of delivery approach
  • People Leadership & Management
    • Be a visible leader of your circle
    • Prioritising work being done by your circle (portfolio management)
    • Acting as a senior leader for the circle, setting expectations, objectives, actively managing and reviewing performance
    • Setting and communicating roles and responsibilities within the circle
    • Actively working to ensure your circle is diverse, inclusive and safe with a strong culture of learning and improvement
    • Supporting the career development of team members along our career model
    • Actively support recruitment by supporting marketing, engaging with local digital communities, and supporting the recruitment team
    • Assessing skills and training staff; motivating them for effective performance.
    • Defining and reviewing Objectives & Key Results - OKRs (goal-setting) with the team
  • Delivery & Quality
    • Working with peers, practice leads, global craft circles and your international network to assure work done in your circle
    • Actively encouraging and sponsoring professional and team development
    • Effectively steering and involving Delivery Centre members
    • Planning and forecasting within your circle, in collaboration with sales, recruitment, portfolio management
    • Improving the quality of delivery practices within your circle
    • Providing appropriate financial, delivery, and operational data about your circle to the Senior Leadership Team (SLT), PMO, Finance and Operations
  • The above list is not exhaustive of all responsibilities

Qualifications

  • You hold relevant experience and demonstrable track records within a delivery and/or operations role supporting enterprise scale agile delivery
  • You hold proven experience managing multiple teams to meet customer needs
  • You are experienced managing large projects and programs and preferably hold a relevant project management certification (PMP; PgMP, PfMP, Prince2, APM, etc)
  • Organising teams and work streams to hit and exceed GM targets is nothing new to you
  • You are an experienced team and people leader
  • You are confident communicating at all levels; in particular, senior clients, project stakeholders, and teams
  • You hold the ability to connect the work done by the team to customer value
  • You hold the ability to nurture constructive criticism to drive focus and continuous improvement
  • You are a proficient German and English communicator

About the Valtech Switzerland

You will join our international Swiss team made up of 130+ people, 30+ different nationalities and many mother tongues. Here at Valtech our jobs wrap around our lives – not the other way around. Whether you’d like to work part-time or from home, we make sure to find a work model that fits your lifestyle. Furthermore we understand that the right equipment is essential to do great work. When joining us you have the opportunity to select the brand you feel most comfortable with and we will make sure you have everything you need.

At work honesty, openness and respect reflect our core values and we encourage an open feedback culture in order to build trust and grow together. Outside of working time we offer plenty of optional downtime activities such as Ski trips, wine tasting or cooking classes to get to know your colleagues.

Valtech as an Equitable and Inclusive Employer

At Valtech, we’re here to engineer experiences that work and reach every single person. To do this, we are proactive about creating workplaces that work for every person at Valtech. Our goal is to create an equitable workplace which gives people from all backgrounds the support they need to thrive, grow and meet their goals (whatever they may be). You can find out more about what we’re doing to create a Valtech for everyone https://www.valtech.com/about/diversity-inclusion/.

Please do not worry if you do not meet all of the criteria or if you have some gaps in your CV. We’d love to hear from you and see if you’re our next member of the Valtech team

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