Director of Delivery

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In a Nutshell

As a business that has achieved industry leading levels of growth in recent years, here at ENSEK we want to build further on that success by expanding into new global geographies and adding to the client base. Reporting to the Chief Operating Officer, the Delivery Director will be responsible for managing a complex portfolio of implementations, migrations and business change to support this growth. These programmes of work are strategically critical to the business and require management across multiple internal and external functions and stakeholders. This role will be key in providing a laser focus on delivery and will provide the vision and direction for a team of delivery specialists in multiple locations.

Responsibilities

  1. Build and lead a high functioning delivery team in multiple global locations
  2. Provide the vision and direction for delivery functions across ENSEK
  3. Deliver on a programme of new client implementations and associated complex data migrations
  4. Ensure that post implementation ENSEK’s products and services are successfully adopted and optimised by our clients
  5. Ensure delivery is transparent, predictable and sustainable, whilst providing expected value to our customers
  6. Establish and proactively refine a delivery framework and project management best practices and ways of working into teams across the business to develop maturity around planning, timelines and execution of work
  7. Take accountability for managing execution risk, ensuring risks are understood and prioritised and that serious risks do not unexpectedly derail progress
  8. Be accountable for hiring and filling gaps in the delivery team
  9. Utilise a network of external delivery partners to optimise the delivery model
  10. Effectively prioritise and allocate resources across the project portfolio
  11. Provide a single view of delivery across the business with appropriate performance tracking and quality assurance

Bring governance to the change portfolio that allows ENSEK to deliver effectively at pace

Key Skills

1. Able to deliver a complex portfolio of projects, prioritise effectively, assess and manage risk

2. Experienced in IT project delivery and data migration

3. Proven experience in working for a fast-paced product-led tech business, adept in agile delivery strategies, planning and quality methodologies

4. Take a collaborative approach and foster strong working relationships within Growth, Product and Engineering as well as across other departments within ENSEK

5. Excellent communicator with the ability to influence senior decision-makers across the business in a matrix management structure

6. Client focused approach, utilising knowledge and experience, demonstrating outstanding levels of diplomacy and tact

7. Willingness to work in a fast-moving, high pressure matrix environment and values the importance of teamwork

8. Experience in Energy/Utilities would be advantageous but not essential

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