Associate Delivery Senior Consultant - EY's Hive - Open to flexible working

London (Central), London (Greater)
16 Aug 2021
16 Sep 2021

It is our mission to transform the working lives of finance and finance professionals. We are responsible for the innovation and development of human-centric products within EY. Our approach is to prototype ideas, get feedback from our customers and scale the very best ideas.

We have built a platform, leveraging the latest technology including AI, that has enjoyed strong internal and external adoption. With significant ongoing investment new features and functionalities are being added each month and we are well set to become the leading tech solution in the market and you could be apart of this.

At the heart of our business, is our people. Good people, supported by good internal practice, are the building blocks for making the impossible possible. We have an exciting new opportunity for an associate delivery manager with an enthusiastic attitude to drive and empower our teams.

What you will do:

  • Reporting to the Hive’s Delivery Manager, work with the scrum teams to help develop and build functionality efficiently and to a high quality.
  • Demonstrate agile working practices, taking an active role in all stages of development
  • Collaborate with and coach engineers, designers, analysts and product managers to ensure that quality is integrated into every stage of the development process
  • Facilitate agile ceremonies such sprint planning, reviews and retrospectives
  • Build and empower teams, ensuring they are motivated, collaborating and working well together. as well as identifying obstacles and help the team to overcome them
  • Identifying and removing roadblocks including navigating through internal processes and gathering appropriate approvals for teams.
  • Focus the team on what is most important to the delivery of products and the outcomes they want to achieve.

You will definitely need:

  • Be enthusiastic, organised and driven to empower teams.
  • Be adaptable, resilient and the ability to see outside of the process
  • Excellent skills in communication, facilitation, and coaching. You’ll have a natural talent for working with others and acting as a servant-leader.
  • Experience working with agile teams in a fast-paced environment
  • A proactive approach and highly responsive project management skills

You are:

  • Curious - you like to understand why things are done the way they are, and how they could be continuously improved
  • Collaborative – you work well with others to develop a stronger outcome than achieved individually. You seize learning and knowledge sharing opportunities
  • Empathetic - you take the time to understand what drives other team members, what motivates them and how to achieve mutual objectives
  • Humble - you actively seek feedback, and feel comfortable providing it to others. You are not overly influenced by organisational hierarchy
  • Reflective - you are comfortable re-evaluating your view when presented with contrasting facts and your opinions
  • Energetic – you are excited by what you do and you bring an enthusiasm to your job
  • Agile – you are passionate, spirited, live and breathe agile