Programme Director

Deltra Recruitment Limited
£120k - £121k pa + pension, bonus etc
19 Oct 2016
18 Nov 2016
Contract Type
My client, a leading Challenger Bank based in London, is about to embark on a exciting period of growth and as such will be looking to develop their current customer focused business lines.

Due to the banks success to date, they will be looking to recruit a permanent Programme Director in order to drive the development of new financial services business lines.

The ideal candidate will have undertaken a Programme Director position within a Financial Services/Insurance/Banking environment before and will have demonstrable experience dealing with complicated and often challenging stakeholder relationships. It is also vital that the candidate has also been involved in the development or improvement of customer propositions or business lines (either Retail Banking or Insurance orientated).

The role's main responsibilities will be:

- To lead project definition & delivery for work streams as part of an overall strategic programme of work, determining scope, requirements and deliverables for executive agreement.
- To Identify and actively manage key risks and issues, escalating those that cannot be resolved appropriately to the relevant governance forums/senior managers for decisions.
- To challenge and ratify/amend any assumptions made that form the basis of the plans and associated deliverables.
- To identify and proactively manage key dependencies on your work stream and on others work streams to ensure effective delivery.