Delivery Manager

Roam

We're looking for an experienced Delivery Manager with exceptional stakeholder management skills and a passion for delivering to a high standard.

  • Client comms and driving timelines to deliver top quality digital products
  • Build strong relationships with our Roamers and external stakeholders
  • Innovative products with a strong focus on design and top-notch code
ABOUT US

Roam builds exceptional digital businesses and products for clients around the globe. Starting out in 2013, we now have studios in Auckland, Sydney and more on the way. We craft experiences for companies like Google, EBay, Giant, ASB, Spark, Westpac, The Warehouse Group, Mercury and many more, including startups in Silicon Valley and the UK.
  
With exciting new projects and a busy year ahead, we're looking for an experienced Delivery Manager to own the day-to-day delivery and planning of some of our product squads.

 
YOUR NEW JOB
  • Agile delivery management across teams of digital designers, developers, technical architects and testers
  • Nurturing relationships and working closely with our clients
  • Sprint planning, estimation, feature tracking, reporting and keeping us all in sync
  • Understanding the product, writing and tracking Jira tickets, removing impediments
  • Working on projects for New Zealand, Australia and global companies 

WHAT YOU KNOW
  • Lean and agile methodologies, design thinking
  • Stakeholder management is your jam
  • Agile is not a religion, and it’s not just about the ceremonies 
  • Developers make the world go round. You'll make sure it sticks to schedule
  • Jira, Slack, Trello, release plans!!! Excited!!!
  • Love what you do. Don't just 'work'

WHO YOU ARE
  • You love working with people and believe in the power of empowered product teams
  • You have a pragmatic approach to preaching agile methodologies
  • You're someone who has a notebook and a pencil handy. All the time.
  • You understand the challenges our clients go through to move from a project to an outcome oriented product mindset, and you’re willing to help them with it 
  • You're a natural at building trusting relationships in the team and with your clients
  • You're obsessive about timing and schedules. You had a lot of wall calendars growing up. Lots of stars too. Gold ones.
  • You love collaborating with others to create magic
  • You have a good sense of humour and can laugh at yourself
  • You walk and talk the Roam values everyday: Empathy, Curiosity, Passion, Excellence, Humility

Develop your skills at Roam by working on a variety of projects at the forefront of innovation under the mentorship of our VP of Product and the Product team of over 10 across NZ and Aussie. We're expanding like a rocket ship and we need someone to make sure that all the parts are ordered, the pilots know where they're going and that we take-off and land according to schedule!

BENEFITS
  • Awesome location - 2 minutes from Britomart, Downtown Auckland
  • Birthday Leave, monthly BBQs, regular team events and a bustling lunch room with free fruit, coffee & candy
  • Working with genuinely awesome, ambitious and humble people. A combo that is hard to find and we have over 100 of them!

This is a 12 month fixed-term contract with the potential to extend.