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Scrum Master

Job Function:
IT
Location:
Manchester
Job Type:
Permanent
We are a leading online fashion retail group. Our brands, boohoo, boohooMAN, PrettyLittleThing and Nasty Gal, design, source, market and sell clothing, shoes, accessories and beauty products targeted at 16-30 year old consumers.

The speed and agility of the group ensures it is first to market with the latest on-trend styles and fashion. Products are designed, sourced, largely in the UK, and subsequently distributed globally from a central UK warehouse.

The group sells products to customers in almost every country in the world, with a strong presence in the UK, US, Europe and Australia.

Founded in Manchester in 2006, boohoo group is an inclusive and innovative brand targeting young, value-orientated customers. For over 10 years, boohoo group has been pushing boundaries to bring its customers up-to-date and inspirational fashion, 24/7. boohoo group has grown rapidly in the UK and internationally, and now has over five million customers.

This is a great opportunity for an experienced agile project manager to join our IT department as we support the business growth and innovation.

Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate teams and work closely with Developers and Testers to estimated and plan sprints across multiple teams on regular intervals
  • Work with product owner to ensure correct priorities are delivered to deadlines.
  • Use Agile and Lean principles throughout the whole project lifecycle to deploy software solutions
  • Prioritise and escalate to Head of Tech function
  • Identify goals, plan work, and lead teams through to delivery
  • Manage risks and issues as and when they arise
  • Estimate and work with other managers to plan delivery
  • Facilitate daily sprint sessions
  • Follow the development of the project at each stage and communicate the results

     

    Key Skills and Experience:

  • Strong influential skills
  • Strong stakeholder management skills
  • Experience managing projects following Agile and Lean delivery methodologies
  • Bachelor’s degree in IT, Computer Science or relevant industry experience
  • Ability to demonstrate flexibility to work on several different projects concurrently
  • 2-3 years’ experience of working extensively with Scrum and Agile
  • Experience of JIRA
  • Cross Functional team experience
  • Experience of working within the retail industry would be desirable but not essential
  • To be able to delegate work tasks and document the state of the work
  • To prioritise and execute work tasks in a busy work environment
  • Experience of working with remote teams
  • Delivery focused Scrum Master

What you'll get:

 
  • Bonus
  • SAYE share buying options
  • Pension
  • 40% discount on all boohoo group stock
  • On site gym
  • Subsidised restaurant
  • The opportunity to work in a company that encourages engagement and growth!
Salary: £55,000 - £60,000