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Salesforce Delivery Manager

  • £60000 - £75000 per annum
  • Swindon
  • Posted: 04/01/2022
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 439102443

Job Details

Salesforce Delivery Manager *Hybrid role with flex to work from Home/Office*

This is a fantastic opportunity for a driven and motivated Salesforce professional who wants to lead the delivery of Salesforce development workstreams across a large enterprise business.

This well known and highly respected financial services organisation has invested heavily in Salesforce and working as part of a growing Salesforce DevOps team made up of Developers, Architects and Business users you will help design, develop and deploy complex and integrated enterprise Salesforce solutions that add real value.

This organisation has put Salesforce at the heart of its tech strategy and you will have the opportunity to test your skills across a number of Salesforce orgs that support various functions within this business.

Working in what is a fast-paced, Agile environment you will help this business to continue to transform using Salesforce as a strategic technology, delivering new custom solutions across Sales, Service, Industry (Vlocity) and Marketing cloud. You will lead the delivery of Salesforce development workstreams across the business, estimating and scheduling and bringing it together into a coherent delivery pipeline. You will collaborate with cross-functional teams to define, design, build and document new solutions, contribute to sprint planning and provide feedback to retrospectives and will line manage direct reports as well as oversee and manage relationships with 3rd party suppliers/partners. This role will also see you regularly engage with Delivery Teams to ensure projects and workstreams are progressing as planned and you will also have the opportunity to work with the Salesforce Leads to identify
strategic opportunities to grow the Salesforce function.

This is a role that will provide you with lots of stimulating challenges, excellent training and the chance to gain exposure to a range of Salesforce cloud products as well as other cutting edge cloud technologies.

To be considered, you will be a proactive and enthusiastic Salesforce professional who is working as a Delivery Manager, Project Manager or in a Technical Consulting/Development capacity. You will have a track record of successful delivery of workstreams and you must have:

- Experience in delivering Salesforce solutions and workstreams in complex technical environments.
- Experience of Agile project management / methodologies
- Experience with Service Cloud and Sales Cloud
- Good experience/exposure to Salesforce development including Apex, Integrations, Flows, Platform Events etc.
- Strong knowledge of the software development lifecycle and best practices, e.g. design patterns and modular programming.
- Salesforce Certified Administrator and/or Platform App Developer (Other Salesforce Certifications also considered/useful)

Any experience within the financial services sector would be advantageous and you should be a good problem-solver who has excellent communication skills and ideally some experience of managing diverse, geographically spread teams. Knowledge of Vlocity (Salesforce Industries) and MuleSoft Anypoint (or similar API platforms) is also highly desirable.

The successful candidates can expect a salary of up to £75k plus a bonus and a superb 12% Non-contributory pension. Other perks include Medical, Life, 25 days holiday, Medical, Life, corporate discounts (gym, etc.) and share scheme. There are also superb Maternity/Paternity schemes (up to 3 months off paid) plus all the training and development opportunities you need to keep your career moving forward (including support to achieve more Salesforce Certifications).

This is a hybrid role and this business takes a common-sense approach to the current Covid status. Typically, you can expect to visit the office 4 times per month minimum (once a week although this is not a strict rule and there is plenty of flexibility on offer). Office locations are in Swindon, Wiltshire and Fareham, Hampshire. Fully remote is not on offer for this role and the team still get great value of having face time. Of course, if you prefer being in the office more frequently this is possible.

If you want to take your Salesforce career to the next level in a company that really looks after you, gives you a good work/life balance and a huge pipeline of exciting Salesforce projects then apply for this Salesforce Delivery Manager role NOW

If you are interested please apply ASAP. The People Network is an employment agency and will respond to all applicants within three - five working days. If you do not hear within these timescales please feel free to get in touch.

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