Junior Agile Project Manager - Leeds

to £30,000 DOE + increase at 12 weeks + bonus + career progression - IT Software - Project / Programme Management
Ref: 717 Date Posted: Tuesday 21 Jun 2022
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Position: Junior Agile Project Manager

Suitable for:  Junior Project Manager / Project Officer / PMO / Trainee Project Manager / Project Support or Co-ordinator – ideally with some experience / exposure to Agile

Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire (approx. 10 min walk from train station / free onsite parking)

Salary: to £30,000 DOE + increase at 12 weeks + bonus + career progression

Please note that unfortunately, our client is unable to offer sponsorship

Our client is a successful software solutions company based in the centre of Leeds. They are looking for a Junior Agile Project Manager / Project Officer / PMO / Trainee Project Manager / Project Support or Co-ordinator to join their agile project management team. You would be working with the team delivering bespoke client software projects within the healthcare, retail and financial services sectors.

As a Junior Agile Project Manager, you will initially be fast tracked through an initial 12 week ‘Academy’ programme.  This is an excellent and unique opportunity open to anyone with a passion for learning, an interest in becoming an Agile Project Manager and who wants to accelerate their career with a reputable employer.

Please Note - You will be employed on a permanent basis and paid a full-time salary from your first day!

Applications are also welcome from more experienced IT Project Managers looking to progress within agile project management (CV must evidence exposure, self-learning, understanding or interest in agile)

Experience Required:

  • Must have min 1 years’ experience in a Junior Project Manager / PMO / Project Support or Co-ordinator role
  • Experience and an interest within the IT technology sector
  • Previous experience in stakeholder engagement / management
  • Exposure or knowledge of agile

Desirable Experience:

  • Project management and/or agile qualification or certification
  • Hands-on experience of working on agile projects

Person Specification:

  • Knowledge, understanding and genuine interest in progressing your career within agile project management
  • A passion for learning
  • Excellent communication skills

The Academy:

Utilising a special knowledge transfer methodology to create and develop a programme that combines practitioner led training, self-learning, hands-on application development and mentoring.

This covers all the key foundation knowledge and understanding, with ongoing skills and aptitude assessment in the context of Agile project delivery. 

To apply: please follow the online application process and upload your CV, in Word format

Please note: you must be eligible to work in the UK for your application to be considered


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