Change Partner

  • Job Reference: 00000039-1
  • Date Posted: 1 February 2018
  • Location: Aldgate
  • Salary: On Application
  • Skill Set: Change Management
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: admin admin
  • Email: jobs@fscs.org.uk

Job Description

Change Partner

Job overview

We are looking for a Change Partner to serve as the liaison between Change and the business users, working with business partners to champion the Change function, generate ideas, drive innovation and collaborate with internal customers.

Who we are

At FSCS we keep people’s lives moving by protecting them when authorised financial services firms fail. We are the single, independent UK compensation scheme for all regulated financial services, the first of its kind in the world. The Scheme protects deposits in banks, building societies and credit unions as well as insurance policies, investment advice and services and home finance. We are non-profit and independent and a great place to work if you enjoy making a difference to people's lives.

Our Culture

At FSCS we recognise and reward people’s hard work and contribution and actively support personal and professional development.  Our people make a difference to other people’s lives and we like to recognise their impact through social events, team lunches and away days, fund raising activities and giving back events.

Our Values

We put the customer at the heart of everything we do at FSCS. Our values are designed to ensure that all staff are able to affect the impact on our customers:

 

Accountable

  • We always do what we say we will do. People can trust us to deliver.

  • We put FSCS and what FSCS is trying to achieve above all else.

  • We have the humility to acknowledge when we are wrong and learn from our mistakes.

 

Challenge

  • We encourage constructive and appropriate challenge.

  • We are brave and honest in questioning each other and receptive to questions ourselves.

  • We strive daily to add greater value for all our customers.

 

Collaborative

  • We believe in our collective strength. We work better together.

  • We respect each other’s expertise and use it to achieve common goals.

  • We work as one to do what we agree is right.

 

What the role will deliver

  • Create, co-ordinate and manage innovation and idea ‘labs’

  • Be the point of contact for internal customers, championing Change at all levels

  • Communicate and advocate the Change journey, gaining buy-in from FSCS stakeholders

  • Identify, capture and qualify new ideas from the business

  • Work with the business to identify, measure and track the benefits of a change

  • Assess new or amended protocols with the regulatory authorities for any new ways of working or requirements to comply with the new directives.

  • Support the production of project artefacts such as business cases, ITT, project plans

  • Work with business to support the delivery of all new ideas

  • Convey qualified ideas to the Change function, working together to determine the progression of ideas into reality

  • Stand in for the Head of Change as required

 

What we are looking for

  • Excellent experience working as a Change Partner or similar, (e.g. Management Consulting role) developing ideas, delivering significant business, systems (working within the Software Development Lifecycle) or regulatory change.

  • Strong business analysis knowledge, covering people, process and technology requirements.

  • Demonstrable experience eliciting and articulating benefits from stakeholders.

  • Proven ability to conduct workshops and chair meetings with effective stakeholder management.

  • Experience in preparing reports detailing the results of analysis, highlighting options and recommendations, translating technical detail for business users where necessary.

  • Experience in Issue and Risk management.

  • Exceptional stakeholder manager to ensure that project awareness and support is maintained.

  • Organised and used to working under pressure to tight deadlines.

  • Team player, able to work with FSCS in-house staff, contractors, senior management and delivery partners. Proactive, high levels of initiative and the confidence to act and make decisions.

  • Must have an ability to challenge constructively and effectively, rising above the detail in order to produce new and/or re-designed processes that result in increased efficiency.

  • Ability to translate and communicate complex technical concepts into business speak (and vice versa)

  • An ability to collate, analyse and synthesise data in order to identify trends and commonality.

  • Strong relationship management skills to communicate across various stakeholders within the business and with delivery partners (both written and oral).

  • Highly desirable to have proven experience of Business Analysis activities.

 

We have a generous benefits package offering a competitive salary, 26 days’ holiday plus Bank Holidays, pension, discretionary bonus, enhanced maternity and shared parental pay and leave, health and dental insurance and more. We are based in the City of London in corporate offices with excellent access to major transport links.

All our roles are offered with flexibility in mind so no matter your circumstances please apply.