Development Manager - Manchester - Legal - £70,000


Posted: 12/10/2016

  • Salary: GBP 55000 per year - GBP 70000 per year
  • Location: North West
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Reference: BBBH134487

Development Manager - Manchester - Legal background

Our client is a nationally recognised law firm operating from 6 offices UK wide but their technical hub is based in Manchester.

Company Details

My client are based close to Manchester city centre in their technical hub holding over 200 members of staff, they have ranked amongst the top 10 law firms in their area of expertise for 3 years running and are on track to do so again this year.

The ideal development manager MUST have commercial experience within a legal firm, this is the key part of the role due to the specific practises, guidelines and processes you will need to follow. This is a non-technical role so there will be no requirement for hands on development but there will be the odd bit of code review. The team consists of 13 developers which is a mixture of VisualFiles and .Net developer.

Responsibilities of the development manager:

  • Experience working and managing agile development teams, must be able to enforce best practise agile processes
  • Workload management across the team of 13 reports
  • Experience contributing heavily to IT & business strategies
  • Create project plans
  • Individual management including reviews, appraisals etc.
  • Process change experience
  • Recruitment

Company Benefits

Upto £70,000 basic

10% bonus

Pension scheme

25 days holiday Bank holidays

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