Our client is a diverse group of international companies ranging from retail to agriculture, and looking for someone from an Enterprise Architecture background to help them realise their technology roadmap. Initially, this will involve leading the analysis of each of the business functions’ technology requirements, and turning the outcomes of investigations into business capability requirements and technology gaps. Once the requirements have been identified, you will be dealing with senior stakeholders, system owners, and 3rd parties to identify and propose suitable alternative solutions, and lead on the creation of architecture and implementation of these systems. You will also lead on the day-to-day support of the core business applications portfolio, including: Finance, HR, Legal, Property, Pensions, Treasury and the company intranet.

Key skills: Experience of being in a practical solution planning and technical architecture design role is essential, e.g. SaaS, Identity and Access Management, Experience of architecture business capability mapping, data management governance, technology roadmaps and project delivery lifecycle processes. Proven leadership skills, setting objectives and ensuring delivery of services to target. Proven contract management, supplier management, procurement, and vendor selection experience.

Experience of systems such as: Microsoft Office 365, Dynamics 365, SAP Success Factors, Treasury Openlink Findur, CMS, BACS Payment Platforms, Microsoft Power BI, Integration/ETL, Azure Active Directory, Single Sign On, and other bespoke applications. Experience in executing business continuity planning and IT disaster recovery planning.

This will be based in London (Mayfair) for 2/3 days per week.