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Head of Enterprise Architecture - Romford - £110,000

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    Romford, Essex

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    Information Technology

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    £95000.00 - £110000 per annum

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    Vikki Bayfield

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    over 1 year ago

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Head of Enterprise Architecture - £110,000 base + benefits

Our client is an FTSE 250 financial services organisation with a revenue of £3.6billion. They are currently going through a large transformation and as such, this is an exciting time to join the business. Our client is currently looking to recruit a Head of Enterprise Architecture to define, build and manage the architecture function.

This role will involve regular travel between London and other sites (Essex) as well as some home working.

The ideal candidate will be able to approach the role with an enterprise mindset, but be able to deliver and create solutions and retain a hands-on and pragmatic approach.


  • Ensure an appropriate Enterprise Architecture strategy is maintained. Overseeing and managing the actions to implement agreed strategies
  • Confident in presenting technical architecture and strategies to both technology and the business, able to tailor language to audience
  • Define, create and manage the Architecture function and standards.
  • Business-focused, innovative, pragmatic and positive team player, with the resilience and tenacity to flourish in a dynamic, constantly evolving environment.
  • Experience in influencing and driving strategies and roadmaps
  • Perform technology assessments/reviews to ensure alignment and to facilitate issue resolution. An aptitude to re-use opportunities and components to simplify and optimise across the architecture landscape
  • Work on a variety of key strategic projects/initiatives to define/articulate architectural solutions all the time aligning to the overall vision
  • A key member of the CIO team- Acting as a leader and mentor. Contributing towards the IT Strategy. Supporting departmental change whilst ensuring the interests of the business are represented in key decisions.

If this Head of Enterprise Architecture role is of interest, then please respond with an up-to-date CV.

Head of Enterprise Architecture - £110,000 base + benefits