J3041 - Our client is seeking a Business Change Team Leader responsible for management of the Change function, identify, manage and deliver change in business processes and operational systems. You will also set project priorities which include the associated administrative or governance tasks, reporting, resourcing, leadership and stakeholder engagement. The role incorporates managing team of Project Managers and BA.
Excellent salary, bonus and benefits. Location: UK, Greater London / Surrey (Hybrid).
Manage a team of Project Managers and BA’s - Perform 1-2-1s, Team Meetings, Appraisals, Development, etc.
Act as the primary point of contact between the Business and the BCI for all Projects.
Establish the Portfolio as ‘single source of truth’ (Business priorities, Status, Dependencies, IT Resource Allocation).
Chair monthly review meetings with critical internal stakeholders and leaders to discuss projects.
Own and develop the Project Governance Framework and its application.
Review process documents, project templates and other artifacts to improve/optimize the management of project.
Assist in the development and management of projects which directly contribute to delivering strategic objectives with the ability to understand the organisational impact of change.
Build and maintain relationships with departments across the business.
Build cross functional relationships to promote collaboration and identification of best practice.
Produce management information to support the Change function and wider business.
Budget control and tracking for all changes within the BCI portfolio.
Perform Audit tasks when required.
Project Management qualification (eg, Agile PM certification, Prince2, APM).
Knowledge of the Asset Finance Industry and products offered.
Solid track record of delivering IT Business projects and managing pipeline of new projects.
Experience of leading Change/Project Teams, coaching and training staff.
Sensitivity and responsiveness to effect the change without alienation.
Demonstrate logical thought processes to help understand complex issues and technical concepts quickly to facilitate issue resolution and solution generation.
Good stakeholder management skills, able to lead by example, hold teams, customers and partners to account.
Ability to build relationships and work effectively with internal and external suppliers
Ability to communicate confidently and effectively with all levels within the organisation, as well as with external parties (such as software suppliers).
Understanding of the commercial environment and ability to show empathy with business unit without losing objectivity.
We strongly favour applicants with proven, relevant experience in Financial Services; particularly in Asset Finance and Leasing.
Applicants will only be considered with relevant in-country experience.