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Director of Strategy & Architecture (Telco)

Job Title: Director of Strategy & Architecture (Telco)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Berkshire, England
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
REF: PP/LG/DSA_1505926003
Contact Name: Laura Gallagher
Contact Email: laura.gallagher@projectpeople.com
Job Published: 27 days ago

Job Description

Director of Strategy & Architecture

Berkshire (Contract)

The Company:

A well-known Berkshire based Telco company are currently seeking an experienced Director of Strategy & Architecture to join their team on an interim basis, working as part of an exciting transformation project.

Job Purpose

  • Design and implement the Strategy & Architecture centre of excellence within the Technology & Operations function using the agreed framework and within agreed timescales across all elements of the operating model.
  • Lead a cross functional team to support the design and implementation activities, engaging with key stakeholders on progress on a regular basis.
  • Engage the Architecture team in the creation of the CoE ensuring the teams are involved and engaged during the process.
  • Drive the maintenance of core stability and momentum on transformation programmes within the Architecture teams.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Operations & Planning
  • Product & Solutions Development
  • Strategic Planning
  • Solutions Analysis
  • Performance Management
  • Stakeholder Management
  • Budgeting

Experience Required:

General Experience

  • Extensive experience of providing strategic direction to a strategy and architecture team.
  • Demonstrable track record of engaging with and influencing senior business leaders, and evidence of building and maintaining cross-functional relationships.

Managerial Experience

  • Experience of planning, managing and organising resources, and leading and building capabilities across a varied team.
  • Extensive experience of strategy development in a strategy and architecture environment.

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