Scrum Master Contract -Inside IR35

Posted 18 May 2023
Salary £140000 - £150000 per annum
Job type Contract - Inside of IR35
Discipline Technology
Contact NameMarkJames Search

Job description

Scrum Master Contractor (Inside IR35) - London

My Client are a leading technology-driven organization in London, specializing in delivering innovative solutions across various industries. We are currently seeking a highly skilled Scrum Master Contractor to join their dynamic team and play a crucial role in driving successful Agile projects. If you are an experienced Scrum Master looking for a challenging and rewarding opportunity, this is the role for you!

As a Scrum Master Contractor, you will be responsible for facilitating Agile development practices within our organization. You will work closely with cross-functional teams to ensure the timely delivery of high-quality software solutions, leveraging your expertise in Scrum principles and methodologies. This is a contract position based in London, inside IR35, with a maximum daily rate of £650. You will be required to come to the office weekly.


  • Act as a servant leader and coach for Agile teams, ensuring adherence to Scrum practices and fostering a collaborative and self-organizing environment.
  • Facilitate Scrum ceremonies, including sprint planning, daily stand-ups, sprint reviews, and retrospectives, to promote transparency and continuous improvement.
  • Remove impediments and promote problem-solving to keep the team productive and focused on delivering valuable outcomes.
  • Collaborate with product owners and stakeholders to prioritize and refine the product backlog, ensuring that requirements are clear, concise, and actionable.
  • Track and communicate project progress, risks, and dependencies to stakeholders, providing timely updates on team velocity and project health.
  • Foster a culture of continuous learning and improvement, encouraging the team to embrace Agile principles and adopt relevant tools and techniques.
  • Champion Agile values and principles, promoting a mindset of collaboration, adaptability, and customer focus across the organization.


  • Proven experience as a Scrum Master, facilitating Agile software development teams.
  • Experiene with DevOps and Azure.
  • Strong knowledge and practical application of Scrum principles and methodologies.
  • Excellent facilitation, communication, and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work effectively with cross-functional teams and stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated ability to coach and mentor teams on Agile practices and foster a culture of continuous improvement.
  • Experience in managing project risks and dependencies to ensure timely delivery of high-quality software solutions.
  • Certified Scrum Master (CSM) or similar Agile certifications are preferred.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities, with a keen attention to detail.
  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.

Contract Details:

  • Contract Type: Contractor (Inside IR35)
  • Location: London, United Kingdom
  • Duration: [Specify contract duration if applicable]
  • Maximum Daily Rate: £650

How to Apply: If you are passionate about Agile methodologies and have the skills and experience required to excel in this Scrum Master Contractor role, we would love to hear from you. Please submit your CV highlighting your relevant qualifications and achievements.

Note: Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further evaluation.