Senior Consultant Agile


At North Highland, we believe in doing great things together. With you. With our clients. With a perspective on actions today that shape tomorrow. As the world's most innovative, collaborative consulting group, we've built a space to share ideas like never before. Do you have the skills, passion and commitment to transform industries for the better? Think you can bring your A-game every day? If so, join us. We like big thinkers with action on the brain…

Why North Highland? Every choice you make will give you the opportunity to grow. It's our employee ownership model - with plenty of coaching and personal development opportunities in the mix. For us, training doesn't have an off switch. You'll learn new things, both during and beyond traditional working hours. We want people who strive for the next level, then the next.

North Highland's London office is open, energetic and fast growing. Based in the heart of Holborn Circus, we consistently feature in Consulting Magazine's 'Top 10 Firms to Work For'. Our high calibre people genuinely enjoy working here and have a passion for building our business as well as helping our clients.

We have an embedded Agile and Product community at North Highland within our growing Transformation and Product functions. This is a growth area for North Highland and we are looking for like-minded people to join our team.

Exciting work you will do:
*Play an active part in the Agile community and help to drive initiatives forward across North Highland and our clients
*Lead, coach and support development teams to successfully deliver exceptional products
*Help clients implement, embed and scale agile at an enterprise level. This should include advising them on all areas of people, process, technology and culture; and guiding them through the change.
*Help to upskill people across North Highland through classroom-based training, lunch and learns and ad-hoc coaching so they have the tools and knowledge to work on agile assignments
*Work across multiple clients in different industries (not all projects will be full-time)
*Actively contribute to business development activities through the identification of new opportunities within our clients
*Maintain excellent client relationships
*Contribute to thought leadership externally and helping to promote agile thinking across our clients and North Highland

What you will need:
*Experience of agile methodologies and frameworks, including scaled agile delivery within one or more large enterprises
*Successful experience in a Team Facilitator/Scrum Master role applying Scrum principles, practices, and theory within agile environments
*Experience interfacing and gaining credibility with different levels of the organisation from senior level client executives to delivery teams
*A breadth of experience across the full spectrum of Digital including strategy, delivery, customer / user experience, engineering and DevOps

** Applicants must be authorized to work in the United Kingdom without the need for visa sponsorship by North Highland. Work visa sponsorship will not be provided, now or in the future, for this position.

The JM Group is operating and advertising as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for interim / contract / temporary positions. The JM Group is an Equal Opportunities employer and we encourage applicants from all backgrounds.