Senior Programme Manager at Matillion | Powderkeg

Location: Manchester

Team: Product

Matillion is The Data Productivity Cloud.

We are on a mission to power the data productivity of our customers and the world, by helping teams get data business ready, faster. Our technology allows customers to load, transform, sync and orchestrate their data.

We are looking for passionate, high-integrity individuals to help us scale up our growing business. Together, we can make a dent in the universe bigger than ourselves.

We are now looking for a Senior Programme Manager to join our Community Product team.

_ About the Role_

The Senior Programme Manager, as a key member of the Product function, holds a critical position responsible for overseeing and managing software product development projects throughout their lifecycle. This role involves collaborating closely with diverse stakeholders across the organisation, actively contributing to the achievement of strategic business objectives.

We value in-person collaboration here at Matillion, therefore this role follows our hybrid work structure where employees work 2 days a week in the Manchester office. Our core day is Wednesday, and the second day will be determined together. The rest of the week you are welcome to work from the office, or remotely if you’d prefer.

What you will be doing

  • You’ll be leading the successful delivery of multiple cross-functional product development initiatives within the Matillion ecosystem, engaging stakeholders from Product, Engineering, Product Marketing, Legal, Customer Success, and IT.
  • Developing comprehensive project blueprints, you also coordinate with cross-functional teams to plan, align, and track development, release, go-to-market, and enablement activities.
  • You will support and drive the Matillion Agile development methodology, facilitating relevant ceremonies and ensuring adherence to agile practices, while also identifying, assessing, and managing project dependencies, risks, issues, and impediments to ensure project success.
  • By monitoring and reporting on project performance and health to stakeholders, you will maintain robust project management processes, including project planning, quality control, change management, and risk mitigation.
  • You will also provide effective leadership and support to project teams, fostering collaboration and ensuring project delivery excellence.

What we are looking for

  • Strong project management experience, ideally in software development, with an ability to demonstrate successful project delivery and proficiency in Agile and Waterfall methodologies.
  • Strong persuasion and influencing skills to foster collaboration among stakeholders, coupled with a genuine passion for emerging technologies, including AI, and their transformative applications in the workplace.
  • Exceptional organisational skills with meticulous attention to detail, including experience in managing organisational transformation projects, and using project management tools such as Jira and Asana.
  • Proven ability to manage and align cross-functional stakeholders to achieve strategic business outcomes, demonstrating strong planning, management, and organisational abilities.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to tailor communications to various stakeholders, and demonstrated credibility and confidence when engaging with senior stakeholders.

At Matillion, we are committed to providing competitive salaries in line with market standards. Our estimated compensation range for this position is £65,000 - £84,000, but the final salary will be based on your relevant skills, experience and qualifications demonstrated in the hiring process.

Matillion has fostered a culture that is collaborative, fast-paced, ambitious, and transparent, and an environment where people genuinely care about their colleagues and communities.

Our 6 core values guide how we work together and with our customers and partners. We operate a truly flexible and hybrid working culture that promotes work-life balance, and are proud to be able to offer the following benefits:

- Company Equity

- 30 days holiday + bank holidays

- 5 days paid volunteering leave

- Health insurance

- Life Insurance

- Pension

- Access to mental health support

- Career development with access to a Udemy account, Blinkist and much more!

More about Matillion

Thousands of enterprises including Cisco, DocuSign, Pacific Life, Slack, and TUI trust Matillion technology to load, transform, sync, and orchestrate their data for a wide range of use cases from insights and operational analytics, to data science, machine learning, and AI.

With over $300M raised from top Silicon Valley investors, we are on a mission to power the data productivity of our customers and the world.

We are passionate about doing things in a smart, considerate way. We’re honoured to be named a great place to work for several years running by multiple industry research firms.

We are dual headquartered in Manchester, UK and Denver, Colorado.

We are keen to hear from prospective Matillioners, so even if you don’t feel you match all the criteria please apply and a member of our Talent Acquisition team will be in touch. Alternatively, if you are interested in Matillion but don't see a suitable role, please email talent@matillion.com.

Matillion is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and we are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all of our team. Matillion prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type. Matillion does not discriminate on the basis of race, colour, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job Summary
  • Job Title
    Senior Programme Manager
  • Company
    Matillion
  • Location
    Altrincham, CH
  • Employment Type
    Full time
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