Change Assurance Manager

Recruiter
Police Mutual
Location
Lichfield
Posted
02 Aug 2017
Closes
13 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Change Assurance Manager to join our Business Transformation function based in Lichfield. Police Mutual is going through an exciting period of transition and alignment due to rapid growth in scale of the organisation and complexity due to recent acquisitions.

The purpose of the role is to strengthen the independence of review capability within the Change function and, in doing so, reduce the risk of change failure.

In this role you will:

  • Maintain the portfolio delivery plan
  • Manage the Change Management Office to ensure that governance throughout the portfolio delivery plan aligns with the change framework.
  • Establish a 1st line of defence assurance model to include the definition and implementation of appropriate review and assurance tools and techniques
  • Define early warning reporting for use by the Head of Business Transformation, the COO and the CRO.
  • Reduce the level of change failure in the organisation
  • Provide regular and appropriate feedback to change delivery managers on opportunities for improved interactions with colleagues both within and outside the Change function
  • Provide regular and appropriate feedback to change delivery managers on opportunities for improved interactions with colleagues both within and outside the Change function

What you will bring:

  • Experience of working in an assurance role within change delivery.
  • Familiarity with the challenges of working within a Financial Services sector.
  • Significant experience of matrix management and influencing colleagues in other functions, particularly in the Senior Leadership Team
  • Strong communication and relationship building capabilities, allowing you to create and maintain effective business relationships on various levels.
  • Ability to work under pressure and tight deadlines.
  • A genuine flexibility and a passion to develop both your professional knowledge and practical experience within the change arena.

We provide a great working environment together with a fantastic Employee Benefits package including; a competitive salary complemented by 27 days holiday (this increases with service) plus bank holidays; life assurance; private healthcare PLUS flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle, discounts on financial products and consumer goods.

This is a fantastic opportunity and if you believe you have the skills and experience to succeed in this challenging and rewarding role, then please apply now