Agile Portfolio & Programme Management Coach / Trainer – Birmingham

  • Company:
    Barclay Anderson
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / Month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    3 weeks ago
  • Category:
    IT & Software

Agile Portfolio & Programme Management Coach/Trainer X2. Part Time Contract (2 days a month) Market Rate. Birmingham.
Government agency requires an agile coach on a part time basis, working with a small team to up-skill junior members as well as mid/senior Managers in agile portfolio and programme management. This is a part-time contract of between 1-2 days a month, with a mutually beneficial timetable.
Please note you must have standard basic clearance/DBA clearance, or be willing to undergo this clearance to apply for this role.
Skills Required:
3 years previous experience in agile coaching
Demonstrable experience of coaching based on agile portfolio or programme management
Understanding of Government Strategy
Demonstrable experience of creating lasting change towards agile and lean ways of working for the better in an organisation
Deep understanding of different agile and lean approaches and supporting context, such as behaviours, governance, process and culture across: portfolio management, programme and project team approaches
Evidence of embedding agile tools and techniques and be able to use the most relevant tools and techniques as needed
Understanding of project and programme management techniques
Evidence of working with non digital teams to work in agile ways
Experience of working in central government
Broad experience of different industries, private and public, transactional digital services, redefining customer interaction and case studies of what good looks like
Ability to work as part of a team, collaborating and sharing knowledge and decision making
Ability to quickly win trust and influence senior leaders at the highest levels of the organisation
Ability to work flexibly, this is a broad brief and the successful Coach will need to be able to work in a fluid and responsive environment
Be framework agnostic, use the right tools and techniques for the situation
Key Words: Agile, methodologies, coach, trainer, GDS principles, Government, digital, service design, tools and techniques
Could you be interested in a new opportunity to progress in your career?
If not why not recommend someone? Barclay Anderson are a leading ITRecruitment Specialist and are more than happy to pay referral feeson successful placements.
If youre interested in a new opportunity or if you know anyone that could be interested in a new role, let us know for more details.
Email your CV to or call 0121 248 2609.
Not the job youre looking for? Email us your CV to see how we can help you.
Is your company currently recruiting? Call us today to discuss your vacancy with one of our experienced recruiters: 0121 248 2600.