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Junior Scrum Master - Manchester - £30K

Junior Scrum Master - Manchester - £30K

We are looking for a Junior Scrum Master to join a fast growing, cutting edge financial platform based in the centre of Manchester.
This is a great opportunity for a junior scrum master to take the next step in their career!

KEY RESPONSIBLITIES:
Providing all support to the team using a servant leadership style whenever possible, and leading by example.
Guiding the team on how to use Agile/Scrum practices and values to deliver business benefit.
Guiding the team on how to get the most out of self-organisation.
Coaching the team to higher levels of agile and scrum maturity, and helping them define their ways of working
Facilitating getting the work done without coercion, assigning, or dictating the work and facilitating discussion, decision making, and conflict resolution. Building a trusting and safe environment where problems can be raised without fear of blame, retribution, or being judged, with an emphasis of healing and problem solving.
Removing impediments or guiding the team to remove impediments by finding the right personnel to remove the impediment.
Assisting with internal and external communication, improving transparency, and radiating information.
Building great relationships with the product owner and other stakeholders.
Supporting and educating the Product Owner, especially with respect to grooming and maintaining the product backlog. Arranging and facilitating agile ceremonies such as, daily stand-up meetings, reviews, demo’s, planning meetings, and retrospectives in order to ensure quick inspection and proper use of adaptation process.
Acts as safeguard for the team.

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE:

Knowledge of agile methodologies and frameworks
Experience of collaborating within an agile/scrum team an advantage
Experience of delivering change in and I.T function, or working with an I.T function
Basic knowledge of software development processes and procedures Jira/Confluence experience an advantage
Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to build relationships with a wide range of stakeholders

To apply for this Junior Scrum Master role, please send your CV or call Ric Marshall at Forward Role for more information.

Junior Scrum Master - Manchester - £30K

As an industry leading, nationwide Marketing, Digital, Analytics, IT and Design recruitment agency, we are continually receiving new assignments to work on, so keep a close eye on our website, Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter pages for a full list of current permanent and interim opportunities as well as marketplace news and fun stuff.
Forward Role is operating as an employment agency.

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