Areyou passionate about driving change and agile ways of working? We are a workplace in ‘TheSunday Times 25 Best Big Companies to work for 2020’. A dynamic and mindfulspace where you can proudly be yourself. At Skipton Building Society we have abrilliant role as part of our exciting agile journey!
Asa leading UK financial services business, we need to make sure that we keepbeing the best we can be. At the heart of this are our colleagues and that’swhy we are a platinum rated, brilliant and dynamic place to work.
● AProgramme Office Manager? ● ASenior PMO analyst? ● AProject Office Leader? ● Anexperienced Project/Programme Manager? ● Ableto lead change, be disciplined and agile in your thinking and approach? ● Ableto focus on customer and colleague with an innovative and open-mind?
Thisis a great opportunity to join our growing and vibrant Change team.
What You’ll Bring
● Confidence and experience as a leader, an excellent communicator with the ability to organise and drive significant change at all levels. ● Pragmatic knowledge of change frameworks, hybrid techniques and governance processes – and the demands they bring ● Experience of agile practices, tools and techniques ● A track record of being able to build collaborative, positive working relationships ● Excellent leadership and coaching skills ● Being comfortable with uncertainty, after all we’re in change!
You’rea confident and experienced leader, an excellent communicator with the abilityto drive significant change at all levels. You’re highly motivated and you lovea challenge.
What You’ll Be Doing
Inour fast paced and evolving environment, you’ll be driving, leading andpromoting an autonomous and self-organising team. You’ll enable the successfuloversight and analytical insights to our change portfolio through accurateforecasting, planning and resourcing and ensure we deliver the right change atthe right time.
You’llbe key to aligning change to strategic priorities and goals whilst creating andembedding a clear line of sight across our business landscape. The coreresponsibilities you’ll cover in this role are:
● Strategic alignment of Change, working in partnership with the strategy and change demand teams ● Planning capacity management of the Enterprise portfolio ● Reporting, analysis and insights across all delivery to spot trends and form actionable insight that drives agility ● Governance and assurance to ensure all change activity is always aligned to the Society’s strategic direction and that E-PMO standards and governance are met ● Financial tracking and management for change ● Business Architecture alignment ● Evolving how we deliver change, learning on the fly, being responsible for developing and improving our delivery pathways ● Inspiring and leading your own team of direct reports
● Generous pension contribution & bonus ● Private healthcare & life assurance ● Great holiday entitlement ● Flexible (and remote) working patterns ● Health cash-plans ● Employee Assistance Programme
AtSkipton Building Society, we’re not just another Financial Servicesinstitution. We’re a mutual, which means we’re owned by our 1 million+ membersand we believe in placing them at the heart of everything we do.
Thesame goes for our people. We can only be successful as a business if we havegreat people, and we believe in treating people as individuals. Our values areTrust, Ownership and One Team, which reflect the attitudes and way of workingeveryone here displays.
If you’re up for the challenge, and you want tohave a real say in how things are being done at Skipton, we want to hear fromyou. Apply today!