Awarded to Interact Consulting Limited

Start date: Monday 26 March 2018
Value: £331,200
Company size: SME
Her Majesty’s Passport Office

Agile Delivery Manager 1

11 Incomplete applications

11 SME, 0 large

30 Completed applications

25 SME, 5 large

Important dates

Published
Wednesday 10 January 2018
Deadline for asking questions
Friday 12 January 2018 at 11:59pm GMT
Closing date for applications
Wednesday 17 January 2018 at 11:59pm GMT

Overview

Specialist role
Delivery manager
Summary of the work
Delivering projects and products using the appropriate agile project management methodology, learning & iterating frequently. Working with product managers to translate needs into user stories for delivery by designers, user researchers and developers.
Latest start date
Monday 12 March 2018
Expected contract length
12 months with optional further period of up to 12 months depending on busness need and performance.
Location
London
Organisation the work is for
Her Majesty’s Passport Office
Maximum day rate

About the work

Early market engagement
Who the specialist will work with
You’ll be working with product managers to define the roadmap for any product and translate this into user stories for delivery by designers, user researchers and developers.
What the specialist will work on
Deliver HMPO transformation projects and products using the appropriate agile project management methodology, learning & iterating frequently.

Work setup

Address where the work will take place
City of Westminster
Working arrangements
Co-located with the product managers and delivery teams for face to face agile delivery.
Security clearance
SC Clearance is required. HM Passport Office will support the clearance process.

Additional information

Additional terms and conditions

Skills and experience

Buyers will use the essential and nice-to-have skills and experience to help them evaluate suppliers’ technical competence.

Essential skills and experience
  • Proven ability in delivering projects and products using the appropriate agile project management methodology.
  • Experience working with Product Managers to define the roadmap for any given product and translate this into user stories
  • Experience in leading the collaborative, dynamic planning process - prioritising the work that needs to be done against the capacity and capability of the team
  • Experience in matrix-managing a multidisciplinary team
  • Experience in delivering products built to an appropriate level of quality for the stage (Discovery/alpha/beta/production)
  • Experience in facilitating the necessary and appropriate agile ceremonies including, daily stand-ups, planning meetings, showcases, and retrospectives.
Nice-to-have skills and experience
  • Stakeholder management expertise
  • Presentational skills
  • Experience of working in the government/public sector
  • SC Clearance

How suppliers will be evaluated

How many specialists to evaluate
3
Cultural fit criteria
  • Work in a multi-discipline team
  • Can work with stakeholders with low technical expertise
  • Able to manage own work tasks with minimal management
  • Be transparent and collaborative
  • Focus on delivery
Assessment methods
  • Work history
  • Interview
Evaluation weighting

Technical competence

60%

Cultural fit

20%

Price

20%

Questions asked by suppliers

1. Is this inside or outside IR35
We expect this engagement to be outside IR35, however status is assessed on a case-by-case basis
2. Please can you let us know if this role is in or out IR35?
We expect this engagement to be outside IR35, however status is assessed on a case-by-case basis.
3. Can you please confirm if it is within IR35 or outside IR35
We expect this engagement to be outside IR35, however status is assessed on a case-by-case basis.
4. Can you confirm if this role is assessed as inside or outside of the IR35 regulations?
We expect this engagement to be outside IR35, however status is assessed on a case-by-case basis.
5. What is the IR35 status of this opportunity?
We expect this engagement to be outside IR35, however status is assessed on a case-by-case basis.
6. Is the role inside or outside IR35?
We expect this engagement to be outside IR35, however status is assessed on a case-by-case basis.
7. What is your budget?
The maximum day rate has been left blank intentionally; we will assess the day rate for suppliers using the evaluation weighting we have disclosed on the requirements.
8. Can you please confirm if there is a daily rate in mind.
The maximum day rate has been left blank intentionally; we will assess the day rate for suppliers using the evaluation weighting we have disclosed on the requirements.
9. Can you confirm exactly what project this will be working on and any additional information that may help?
Project(s) within the HMPO transformation programme - Detailed information will be supplied to suppliers if successful in the next stage.
10. Is this a role there is someone working in currently?
No, there is no one currently in the role
11. Is there an incumbent in the role please?
No, there is no one currently in the role
12. Is this to replace someone currently in this role?
No as there is no one currently in the role