15 Jun 2017

Full-Time Digital Scrum Master

Directline Group – Posted by AdminOrpington, England, United Kingdom

Job Description

Digital Scrum Master

The Opportunity 

We’re working towards becoming the UK’s number one retail general insurer and we’ve got a lot to be proud of. Not only are we home to some of the best known names in the insurance industry, like Direct Line, Churchill, Green Flag and NIG, we’re also just at the start of our journey. Which means we have an opportunity that very few businesses ever have: to take a completely fresh approach to the way we do business. And we have the right people in place to help us do it.

Digital is in the driving seat. And we’re taking the lead. We’re turning our brands into digital leaders. We’re here to revolutionise how people use our products and services. Work with us, and you’ll find an in-house role with an agency feel.

We are now looking for a Scrum Masters to join our team on a permanent basis

We want people who aren’t afraid to take chances, who aren’t afraid to say it like it is, and will give the job everything they’ve got

The Role

As a  Scrum Master you will build, coach and guide the Digital development  team and Digital Product Owner to successfully adopt the Scrum approach and values

You will be a transformation agent for change who is willing and capable of doing everything possible to enable the team to perform at their highest level, while also protecting the team from impediments and noise.

You will champion the agile frameworks (Scrum and Kanban) within the team, ensuring that Agile principles are practiced by peers and understood by stakeholders.

  Key Skills & Experience

  • iScrum Master Certification
  • Previous development or project management experience in a web/software delivery capacity
  • Enjoys working with people (facilitating and collaborating)
  • Exceptional communicator
  • Attitude of empowerment and team building
  • Previous experience of managing a team

Career benefits and rewards

Rewarding you is really important to us, as well as offering a competitive salary and generous holiday entitlement; you can take advantage of a wide range of benefits. The best part is you can pick and choose the benefits to suit your own lifestyle, but also pass on some of the savings to family and friends. Here are just a few we have on offer:

  • A competitive salary, benchmarked against our competitors, which will grow as you do.
  • Pension 9% of your base salary, you can choose to contribute less or more than this, and anything you don’t wish to put in to your pension you can take as cash instead!
  • Private medical insurance (anyone can choose this through our flexible benefits scheme, and managers receive this as standard)
  • Attractive holiday entitlement
  • 50% off our Home, Motor and Pet insurance
  • Free Travel insurance
  • Free Green Flag breakdown cover
  • Flexible rewards including Life insurance, income protection, critical illness insurance, personal accident insurance
  • Retail card, with discounts at big name retailers
  • My Discounts – a discounts website for all our employees, with great discounts, cash back savings and offers across hundreds of brilliant  high street brands, travel, tickets, gym memberships and much more.

Who we are
Direct Line Group is an organisation with a clear mission: to make insurance much easier and better value for customers. We are one of the leading motor, home and small business insurers in the UK. We are home to some of the nation’s best-known brands, including Direct Line, Churchill, Privilege, Green Flag and NIG.

Closing date – Undisclosed

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Job Categories: Other. Job Types: Full-Time and Permanent. Job Tags: Digital Scrum Master, Directline Group, diversity, equality, full time, inclusion, London - Bromley, permanent, and Regular. Salary: Competitive.

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