it business partner (financial services) in cardiff

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IT Business Partner - Cardiff - £50,000 to £65,000

A leading financial services organisation in Cardiff is urgently seeking a new IT Business Partner. They are going through an exciting period of change and implementing a digital transformation programme across the business. They are now looking for someone like you to be the link between IT and the wider business - helping to align IT delivery with business strategy, ensure the IT solutions delivered meet the requirements of business stakeholders and co-ordinate the effective delivery of key IT change projects.

The ITBP works with senior level management, business units and corporate staff executives to develop a technology strategy and delivery approach that is integrated with IT and across all business units. ITBPs must develop a strong understanding of each business unit to include their business drivers for success, process and approaches to business models.


* Responsible for the development and implementation of solution roadmaps and to ensure successful introductions across the organization and with customers.
* Develop solution concepts and business cases for new IT investments.
* Perform business analysis and prepare recommendations and business plans as needed.
* Act as the key liaison across all functional areas, including business units, the information technology department, and outside vendors.
* Possess a broad knowledge of most technical and business resources and use them to effectively coordinate team members and external resources.
* Oversee the launch of solutions and help to maximize the positive impact on the organization.
* Identify, screen and evaluate new solution opportunities to address unmet (internal and external) customer needs.

As the successful candidate you must have:

- Prior experience in a similar role, providing the link between IT and the wider business

- Experience of aligning IT solutions with business strategy

- Experience of Business Analysis

- Experience of Project Delivery

- Excellent senior stakeholder management skills

- Must have financial services experience and industry knowledge

You will be rewarded with an excellent package that includes:

- Basic salary of circa £50,000 to £65,000 depending on skills and experience

- Private Healthcare

- Bonus

- Pension

- An opporunity to have a real impact at a strategic and a delivery level within a successful FS business.

This is an urgent vacancy where the hiring manager is looking to shortlist for interview immediately. Please send a copy of your IT Business Partner CV to me ASAP to be considered.

Randstad Technologies Ltd is a leading specialist recruitment business for the IT industry. Please note that due to a high level of applications, we can only respond to applicants whose skills & qualifications are suitable for this position. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.