Head of Application Delivery Banking/ Finance

North East England
Negotiable
06 Mar 2013
03 Apr 2013
HA-12328193
Kimberley Roe
IT
Permanent
Full Time

Head of Application Delivery Banking/ Finance

I am seeking a senior, experienced Head of Application Delivery to join my key retail banking client based in the North East of England. As the Head of Application Delivery / Programme Manager, you will be leading the overall strategy, and take ultimate responsible for, the delivery of all applications, and software developmental projects within this Banking Giant

You will have ownership for the most intense and critical applications across this entire Banking group, so this role will be a superb opportunity for someone who has taken responsibility for either all software delivery, development projects, or delivery and maintenance on key applications, who is now looking for a role where you will have a lot of room to grow and bring in your own changes.

Your role as Head of Application Delivery will also be to have an eye on the future- to look at change and transformation the bank may need to under go, whether the delivery model needs to be tweaked, or re- designed entirely, and then responsibility to bring in this change for the future. As you will have ultimate ownership of the Applications within this Bank, you will get area say on both the BAU, and also how the bank responds to changes in the future.

This is a permenent role based in the North East of England with travel required also to London & to the off shore Locations. There is no set salary bracket on this role; they are keen to see what you can bring to the team and to the role.

Requirements

  • Experience within project management/ programme management to deliver large technical programmes
  • Very strong people leadership skills within experience of working with people both on shore & off shore
  • Experience of leading the maintenance, development and delivery of applications will be very beneficial
  • Background within software development/ development leadership is beneficial but not essential
  • Experience of working within production service/ service support also beneficial but not essential

I am short listing with this role this week, so please do send your CV through and I will review this for you.

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