6 days ago
Reading 90K - 100K Permanent
Job Reference: Read/123_1568303150
Are you a Head of Change with extensive IT change experience who can be accountable for developing and implementing change management strategy?
Our client is looking for an individual that can implement a common set of standards, templates and methods to support the successful delivery of multiple projects and programmes with differing levels of business impact and duration.
The successful candidate will:
Lead the definition, implementation, execution & communication of IT Change Management strategy, toolkit and roadmap, based on Prosci principles
Working in partnership with the Enterprise Portfolio Management Office and IT Business Partnering to define appropriate governance, processes and review cycles to support the accurate estimation of change management requirements and budgets
Partner with HR to develop an enterprise-wide change management training and learning approach to increase the level of awareness, change readiness and resilience of sponsors, middle managers and impacted staff
Be responsible for the communication of the Business Change strategy to stakeholders, working in partnership with Group Comms and making full use of existing communication channels
You will need to demonstrate the following:
Proven experience working across programmes and projects to build and embed an enterprise-wide change management strategy
Experience of leading multiple large-scale transformation initiatives in a newly formed change management context, including design, deployment and oversight of change-related training across a portfolio
Proactive approach to supporting the line manager and IT leadership team as required
Strong willingness to get hands-on whenever required
Adept at managing upwards as well as downwards
Experience of introducing and educating best practice change management
There is a unique opportunity for an experienced Head of Change Management to drive success for the organisation and work in a collaborative, passionate team within a truly 'start-up' type environment. In return there is a very strong basic salary with a healthy overall package.
If you have the applicable skillset and drive to perform in a role like this, apply here for immediate consideration.