Our major financial services client requires a Head of Architecture and Design to be accountable for portfolio shaping based on business priorities and strategies for the Products portfolio as well as design responsibility through delivery of strategic programmes from the Products Portfolio.
As Head of Function you will direct and control teams of Architects to undertake the day-to-day delivery of Architecture services for complex change projects, and to contribute to the development and implementation of the Function’s Operating plan in line with the strategy of IT.
Experience of managing budgets in excess of £150m is essential as well as a background in managing teams of 50+.
The successful Head of Architecture and Design will demonstrate –
Being delivery focused
Have strong inter personal skills, and extensive stakeholder management experience.
Can demonstrate that they have established maintained and leveraged effective working relationships with all areas of IT and external stakeholders to improve the overall service provided.
Be able to show personal commitment to their own career and the firm.
Have proven experience and skills gained from managing a team of architects in the recent past within the financial services sector.
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