Transformation Delivery Manager – Communities – Camden, Greater London

Transformation Delivery Manager – Communities

Spencer Clarke Group Ltd

Camden, Greater London


Job description

If you’re searching for a rewarding and fulfilling career opportunity, look no further. Spencer Clarke Group are working alongside Camden Council to appoint a talented Transformation Delivery Manager for Communities on a Contract basis.

As a Delivery Manager you’ll play a vital role in tackling those really big issues in housing, environment, local economy, community services, planning and development.

The ideal candidate will be forward thinking, driven and determined to make a difference!

If that sounds like you, we’d love to hear from you!

About the role:

Based in Camden (Hybrid working), you will be have the following skillsets and experience:

  • You will work alongside strategy officers and other design and service practitioners on the delivery of encompassing areas of work in the Supporting Communities portfolio, leading from a project delivery perspective.
  • You will be accountable for excellent team practice; ensuring a regular cadence of retrospectives, constantly work to optimise flow and learn by doing.
  • You will coach your project teams to improve their ways of working, to get more productive and effective. Encourage open conversation.
  • You will lead team ceremonies across your projects, in line with good agile practice.
  • You will introduce performance reporting for all projects you are responsible for; define success criteria; build user-driven metrics that prove value; automate reporting wherever possible. Act on quantitative and qualitative feedback to improve everything you do.

About you:

You will have the following skillsets or experiences:

  • We’re looking for an experienced agile practitioner, who enjoys building teams and getting new projects started. You will be delivery focused, but won’t be a purist, and will be excited about taking an agile approach across the cycle of policy/strategy development into real change on the ground for residents.   
  • You will have experience of projects in government public services or third sector contexts.
  • You will have a strong track record of working across multiple projects that have delivered new products and developed services at different stages of the delivery cycle.
  • You will have a strong focus on wellbeing and creating psychological safety within the team and in projects, recognising this as an essential condition for delivery.
  • You will take responsibility for agile practice in the team; coach other members; remove blockers; deliver a backlog of work in line with user need

About the company

You'll be working for Camden Council, a fantastic Council committed to delivering the best service to its residents and stakeholders.

What’s on offer

  • Salary: Negotiable, based on experience

*please submit your CV with the rate you require

  • Overtime: no options available
  • Contract type: Contract
  • Hours: 09:00-17:00 Monday to Friday

How to apply 

  • Once your CV is received, if you are successful you will be contacted.
  • Due to the extremely high number of applications, it may not be possible to contact every applicant. As such, if you are not contacted please assume you have not been successful on this occasion.

About Spencer Clarke Group 

Here at Spencer Clarke Group, we pride ourselves on connecting you with the best career opportunities; our experienced Consultants have extensive market knowledge and will also provide expert career advice along the way. 

When you join us, you will receive: 

  • Access to a wide range of temporary and permanent opportunities
  • Free DBS checks
  • Post Placement Aftercare
  • Loyalty reward scheme and regular competitions for our agency professionals