Delivery Lead in Northampton

If you’re thinking about moving forward in your career, then join Barclays. You will work as the face of the company as you work with customers to ensure complete customer satisfaction.

Job description

The primary function for the Barclaycard Payments Services is to support the Global Payments Acceptance business and in doing so running payment transactions for 30% of the UK high street, adding business value by leveraging technology solutions and payments domain / industry knowledge. The tower also operates across Barclaycard and the wider bank providing payment solutions where the other business units are acting as a merchant or in the operation of authorisations and settlement routing.

As a Delivery Lead, you’ll be owning the end to end delivery of the Merchant Services Digital Portfolio with a strategic investment of between £1m-15m SI for Barclaycard Change Management customers.

Working with VP Delivery Manager, managing the change project to facilitate transition to the target state and decrease a project's deployment risks
Identifying change structure roles and responsibilities, assessing and classifying impacts of the change on stakeholders and stakeholder group
Defining the appropriate change initiatives to manage the impacts of the change and developing and updating the Change Plan
Engaging stakeholders, from both the Business and Technology in the change effort and ensuring they are ready to adopt the coming changes, measuring and reporting change 
Chairing regular progress reviews of the project and reporting progress
Communicating the change to relevant stakeholders within Barclays at all levels of seniority, some of whom may not be impacted in a positive way
Project manage all aspects of a change project, including project planning, estimating, budgeting, resource allocation, financial management and time management
Managing the relationship with our external suppliers of business and technology resource on the project, in order to establish the best possible outcome for the Bank

Project or Delivery Management, including evidence of Managing Resources, Budgets and Reporting within a technology driven environment
Experience of delivering change 
Strong Stakeholder Management skills and in particular, Communication to and Presentation to stakeholders
An understanding of Agile/Scrum frameworks, processes, practices and how to apply them

Experience or qualification in Agile Methodology would be preferable or similar working experience
Industry experience in Financial Services and ideally Banking 

Barclays Northampton is an operation of vast scale, with a huge influence and impact on the financial services industry and on the lives of millions of British people. Here, we process 18 million transactions worth more than £700 million every day. This couldn’t be possible without the collaboration between all our teams – from tech, marketing, functions, and operations – and the global partnerships our Northampton colleagues have. Our environmentally friendly office is within 5 minutes of the local town, easily accessible from the M1, and we run frequent shuttlebuses to and from Northampton train station.

Interested and want to know more about Barclays? Visit for more details. 

Everything we do is shaped by the five values of Respect, Integrity, Service, Excellence and Stewardship. Our values inform the foundations of our relationships with customers and clients, but they also shape how we measure and reward the performance of our colleagues. Simply put, success is not just about what you achieve, but about how you achieve it.

We aim to foster a culture where individuals of all backgrounds feel confident in bringing their whole selves to work, feel included and their talents are nurtured, empowering them to contribute fully to our vision and goals.

Our customers are unique. The same goes for our colleagues. That's why at Barclays we offer a range of benefits, allowing every colleague to choose the best options for their personal circumstances. These include a competitive salary and pension, health care and all the tools, technology and support to help you become the very best you can be. We are proud of our dynamic working options for colleagues. If you have a need for flexibility then please discuss this with us.

Extra information

Type of Contract
Graduate Jobs
Published at
Type of Job
Customer Service
Full UK/EU driving license preferred
Car Preferred
Must be eligible to work in the EU
Cover Letter Required
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