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Agile Coach

Reading, Berkshire
£500 to £650 Per Day
Job Type
7 Sep 2022

Role: Agile Coach

Type: Contract

Salary: £550 - £650 per day

Duration: 6 months (initially)

IR35 Status: Inside IR35 (Umbrella)

Location: Reading/Remote

Start Date: ASAP

Our Blue-Chip Utility Client requires an Agile Coach. Please note this will be remote during but will involve occasional travel to Reading/elsewhere in future. Please note this must be via an Umbrella & you must have demonstrable experience as an Agile Coach.

Skills Required - Coaching

The role demands proven experience as an Agile Coach has must have worked on a broad range of projects. They are looking for someone to have proven qualification as an Agile Coach.


  • Working closely with Senior Leaders of Transformation, Heads of IT, Key Stakeholders across the business.
  • Embracing different styles of training techniques and incorporating on-the-job activities, e-learning, tutorial sessions and coaching with particular focus on Operational Excellence disciplines and driving agility.
  • Support a directorate to identify work streams and align business activity and development teams to the work streams
  • Responsible for mentoring and coaching/training Agile Delivery Managers, work stream teams and functional SMEs to build internal capability and confidence.

Skills & Previous Experience

  • Proven qualified skills in SAFE, Agile PM or accredited Agile methodologies
  • Conversant with business transformation and culture change
  • Team player
  • Azure DevOps
  • Ability to lead, support and work as an enabler to business change
  • Gravitas, inspirational leadership, critical but with a positive mindset
  • Ability to adapt thinking to new ways of working and support IT and business teams along a journey to support delivery agility
  • Providing input into governance and also ideas of tools and best methods to be used
  • Be the subject matter expert for Agile teams through facilitation, coaching & mentoring
  • Leading and coaching cultural change
  • Coaching business teams to understand where they are on the path to adopt business agility
  • Able to support and feedback changes to the new Agile Delivery Framework

Please click apply if you are interested or get in touch with me to find out more.

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  • Job Reference: 706416736-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Steria Recruitment
    Steria Recruitment
  • Location: Reading, Berkshire
  • Salary: £500 to £650 Per Day
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent