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1. What a delivery manager does
A delivery manager is accountable for the delivery of products and services.
- build and maintain motivated teams, making sure there is an iterative plan to work towards
- protect the team and make sure the team collaborates, communicates and focuses on what is most important
- coach team members and others, facilitate continuous improvement and apply the most appropriate agile and lean tools and techniques for their environment
- proactively manage dependencies, overcome obstacles and get the best value against constraints
- may manage risks, budgets and people
2. Delivery manager role levels
The role levels are:
- head of (agile) delivery management
- senior delivery manager
- delivery manager
- associate delivery manager
3. Other roles in product and delivery
There are 4 other roles in product and delivery: