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Portfolio / Enterprise Architect

  • Location: London, Greater London, England
  • Salary: Up to £975.00 per day per day
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Technology
  • Contact: Jamie McCulloch
  • Expiry Date: 24 July 2021
  • Job Ref: JN -062021-461049

Portfolio / Enterprise Architect

12 month rolling contract

£900-975/day (umbrella)


Overall, the functions aim is to:

· Unite Business, Technology and Data strategies into a technology roadmap

· Lead the transformation of technology estate

· Align innovation with strategy and business need

· Provide strategic thought-leadership

· Commission key strategy change and drive adoption.

· Ensure efficient use of change investment leading to maximum business value return

· Operate across technical, organisation and process challenges to drive design of enterprise solutions.

· Instigate and direct Delivery's regulatory and compliance engagement, verifying success through governance checks

Educate technology and business on solutions and technologies that are relevant for the strategies

Experience and Qualifications Required

· Designed & delivered large transformation programme from legacy to new technology

· Extensive experience in the asset management across Investment Management, operations and distribution business

· Experience with and strong in working with C-suite leadership

· Skilled in the architecture, design and implementation of complex technology solutions

· Strong communication skills with different types and levels of stakeholders both internal and external.

· Effective leadership skills including negotiation, conflict resolution, influencing, bridge-building and political astuteness

· Hands-on experience managing end-to-end systems development from customer specifications through to deployment

· Experience of managing technology driven business process change

· The ability to convey complex, abstract technical concepts to technical and non-technical audiences

· A good understanding of financial markets, products and organisations

· Excellent and resourceful problem-solving skills, adaptable with a willingness to learn

· Proactive and self-organising with a "can-do" approach