Head of (agile) delivery management: skills they need

The skills and Civil Service competencies needed by heads of (agile) delivery management in government.



This is the standardised cross-government guidance for the head of (agile) delivery management role.

There are 3 other role levels in delivery management:

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Published 23 March 2017
Last updated 20 April 2018 + show all updates
  1. The description of the level of mastery (skill level) for the 'Financial planning' capability (skill) has been replaced to bring it inline with the rest of the Capability Framework.
  2. Version 2 of this guidance contains updated capabilities and some remapping of Civil Service competencies to the job role.
  3. First published.