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Head of Agile

  • Location

    Swindon, Wiltshire

  • Sector:

    Demand IT & Business Engagement

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £750 - £840 per day

  • Salary high:

    840

  • Salary low:

    750

  • Job ref:

    agile141117_1510654059

  • Published:

    6 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2017-12-14

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Montash have been engaged by a Large UK Client to source a "head of Agile" to ensure delivery of a number of different digital banking propositions across the company to make sure they are on plan and on track

You will act as Business Lead with significant knowledge of Agile, managing large scale transformations for circa 300-500 people

You will be responsible for leading the program function from waterfall to agile across all their current and future digital propositions. You will also have had experience of driving cultural change and defining and driving to target culture, mind sets and behaviours.

You will have experience of developing the long term strategic plans and digital innovations across the company.

You will also have experience in:

-Business architecture and target operating model evolution for agile/digital change capability

-Product/proposition design standards

-Work collaboratively with colleagues in Operations & Delivery, Transformation, Product & Propositions and Risk to drive an Agile agenda, with the clear objective of materially increasing the pace of change and de-risking the delivery of Digital Banking propositions.

-Business acumen to understand and support society business strategy

-Promoting the external perception of Nationwide as an innovative and digitally progressive organisation acting in the interests of our members and the wider sector.

-Ensure adherence to standards, processes and methodologies, based on an awareness of regulatory, environmental and legal constraints

-Credibility in executive forums with a track record of effective communication

-Preferable - Experience from a top-tier consulting firm or senior strategic project management roles in large scale digital transformation within a large corporate environment

-Proven experience of leading a team and influencing stakeholders