CVS Delivery Manager (K280020823)

Closing date for applications: 16/09/2019
Specialist role
Delivery manager
Summary of the work
The DVSA is looking to secure Delivery Management capability to support the delivery of the CVS Phase 1 Beta project currently in flight. The client side Delivery Manager will oversee the delivery of the other digital partners, representing the interests of the DVSA and the project.
Latest start date
Expected contract length
Up to 12 months
West Midlands
Organisation the work is for
Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency
Maximum day rate
Please specify required day rate
Early market engagement
This contract has resulted from a extension to the current in-flight project. The project is working to a challenging timeline and therefore delivery continuity and ability to integrate with the existing delivery team and project approach (Agile Kanban Flow) will be prioritised.
Who the specialist will work with
CVS Management Team DVSA project team Primary digital supplier (Deloitte) Client side assurance supplier (BJSS) DVSA Delivery Management community
What the specialist will work on
• To deliver the agreed digital scope as defined by the CVS project governance function. • To ensure delivery quality meets the requirements of the Service Owner • To ensure delivery meets the agreed milestones and deadlines • To ensure delivery expenditure remains within agreed budgets • To ensure services developed by the project meet DVSA and GDS standards • To ensure service releases meet DVSA support standards and are supported by appropriate artefacts.
Address where the work will take place
DVSA Granby Avenue Garretts Green Birmingham West Midlands B33 0SD
Working arrangements
On site 3 days a week to work directly with the suppliers and the business.
Security clearance
Additional terms and conditions
How many specialists to evaluate
Cultural fit criteria
Understand the DVSA project and programme landscape and be able to tailor approach to fit Ability to prioritise the interest of the DVSA with the commercial interests of own organisation Able to represent the core values and interests of the DVSA all activities Demonstrate values aligned to the Civil Service code of conduct Represent the objectives of the project while remainig sensitive to the organisational strategic direction Able to work within a matrix management and multi skilled team environment Ability to work to budgets and support delivery of only what is necessary to achieve the MVP while highliting opportunities to improve the service to customers
Assessment methods
Work history
Evaluation weighting
Technical competence 50% Cultural fit 20% Price 30%
Essential skills and experience
  • Management of Agile digital delivery teams
  • Digital delivery to GDS standards
  • Effective budget management
  • Effective supplier management
  • Knowledge of DVSA digital landscape
  • Agile delivery within the DVSA and DfT governance structures
  • GDS Service standards
  • Integration of clouds with on-premise servers/services and data centres
  • Data and Service migration
  • Define and document enterprise and project approaches
  • Jira
  • Confluence
Nice-to-have skills and experience
  • Experience of Agile Kanban Flow methodologies
  • Experience of delivery forecasting using Monte Carlo simulations
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Dynamics
  • Mentoring and knowledge transfer

Closing date for applications: 16/09/2019

CVS Delivery Manager (K280020823)

Closing date for applications: 16/09/2019

Specialist role:

Delivery manager


West Midlands


Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency

Maximum day rate:

Please specify required day rate

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