Project Manager / Scrum Master

Job Type:
Permanent
Job Sector:
IT
Region:
South East
Location:
Reigate
Salary Description:
£Competitive + up to 10% Profit Share Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted:
02/01/2019
Recruiter:
staff-finda
Job Ref:
finda/TP/17081/2109

Project Manager / Scrum Master– Reigate – Full Time – Permanent - £Competitive + up to 10% Profit Share Bonus + Excellent Benefits

Do you have experience using Agile Planning, Confluence, Jira and other modern collaboration tools?

Can you build teams based on lean project management methodologies – Scrum / Kanban?

Are you looking for a new and exciting challenge with a successful Insurance business which is embracing Digital Transformation?

If so, esure are looking for an experienced Project Manager/Scrum Master to join our busy Solution Delivery team based at our Head Office in Reigate. On a day to day basis, you will be accountable for the delivery of multiple software engineering projects from discovery through to implementation. This will include supplier management, extensive stakeholder management, change management, as well as management of at least 2 Scrum delivery teams. To be successful you will be a flexible and pragmatic team player with experience of technology delivery using Agile planning and delivery as well as being highly proficient in the use of Confluence, Jira and other collaboration tools. An eye for detail and continuous robust planning is probably part of your DNA!

The role will be based in our Reigate office with occasional opportunities to travel to our Glasgow and Manchester offices.

If this sounds like the Project Manager/Scrum Master role for you, please apply today by following the application link below!

About Us

Founded in 2000 by Sir Peter Wood, we are a successful, UK based, personal lines insurer offering a range of insurance products including car, home and travel insurance. Our insurance brands include esure and Sheila's Wheels. We now employee over 2000 people across our three sites and provide insurance cover for over 2.4million people.

As a business we aim to make esure a great and enjoyable place to work as well as being able to provide an excellent service and product to our growing customer base. We are proud to have a working environment that sets our employees up for success, as well as all the above perks you can also expect coffee machines, subsidised canteen, dress down Friday’s and quarterly IT drinks to make it all worthwhile. What we really aim for is a place where people can thrive and ultimately help us put our customers first.

Essential Skills and Attributes


Proven experience of delivering technical projects
Full system life cycle experience including live service support
Proven experience balancing multiple priorities and dealing with ambiguity
Used to working alongside product owners, software and QA engineers
Proven experience in managing cross portfolio dependencies
Proven experience of managing project needs, budgets & delivering value for money
Experience of driving continuous, provable improvements and efficiencies
Experience within e-commerce/retail environments (e.g. customer centric technologies such as customer events, payments, pricing platforms, front end) etc
A get it done mindset but not to the detriment of governance best practices
Able to explain complexity in simple terms
Self-sufficient but comfortable in taking guidance


Desirable skills and attributes


Experience of transitioning teams from waterfall to agile
Qualifications in agile (e.g. CSM) and/or project management (PMP, PRINCE2)
Knowledge of software engineering gained from being a developer, analyst or tester
Experience of automated integration and quality assurance testing


Benefits


25 days Annual Leave plus Bank Holidays  
Contributory Pension
Festive Bonus given to all employees
10% profit share
Subsidised Canteen
Refer a friend scheme
Talent Development Programmes
25% Discount esure and Sheila’s Wheels insurance
15% Discount on esure and Sheila’s Wheels Travel Insurance
Number of cycling related offers including 10%-20% off at Halfords
Discounted travel membership


Next Step

If this role sounds like the exciting opportunity you are looking for, then please apply today, by submitting your CV through our virtual recruitment partner, Staff-Finda.

We are looking to interview and appoint this role as soon as possible so will look to interview and offer suitable candidates in the next few weeks. You will be notified by email if your application has been unsuccessful.

Good luck and thanks for your interest in esure.
Package descriptionProject Manager / Scrum Master– Reigate – Full Time – Permanent - £Competitive + up to 10% Profit Share Bonus + Excellent Benefits

**Skills Required**

Scrum Master, Insurance, Project Manager, Agile, Confluence, Jira, Kanban

**Keywords**

Scrum Master, Insurance, Project Manager, Agile, Confluence, Jira, Kanban

Contact Details:
staff-finda
Tel: 0200 000 0000
Contact: Emily Hart
Email:

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