Head of Governance and Assurance

Salary : £65-75k
Contact Name : Peter Contact Email : pockwell@itrpartners.co.uk Sector : Senior Appointment

Head of Governance and Assurance – Permanent – Central London / Watford


Our client in Watford are looking for a Head of Governance and Assurance to join their team.


What you’ll be involved in:

You will be joining the company in a newly established role and taking over the effective planning and execution of a programme of assurance activities to support the delivery of products to clients. You will take responsibility for assessing and aligning the governance process for programme and project delivery. One of your first challenges will be to standardise the methodology documentation and performance reporting across the organisation. You will be the subject matter expert for risk and governance setting the standards from the top down  assuring this is embedded into the portfolio.


Your experience:

You will be able to deliver and optimise the capabilities of a portfolio and programme governance and would have managed large scale programmes within a process driven environment. Leadership skills would help you in your role as you will build and lead a team assurance professionals whilst assuring a variety of stakeholders across the business by setting expectations. Any skills in risk management and assurance in the financial services sector would help you move into the role but this is not a must.


It would be great:

If you have any experience in operating a commercial programme and project portfolio structure or any of the following qualifications: P30 PMO, Management of Risk (MOR) MSP, Prince 2, APM.


About them:

The company sit within the financial services sector and pride themselves on being investors in people, from early on you will discuss your training and development plan to help achieve your career goals.


The reward: Base salary £65,000-75,000 per annum, Car allowance, bonus and benefits.


If this sounds of interest to you, please get in touch with Pete on pockwell@itrpartners.co.uk


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