Lead Programme Architect – Life & Pensions – Outside IR35

Head Resourcing


Contract posted on February 27, 2023

Hourly/Day Rate or Project Value

Hourly Rate
Daily Rate £800 - £1,000
Project Value

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Edinburgh, UK


Head Resourcing

Our Consultancy client is looking to engage a Lead Programme Architect to consult to their Life & Pensions client. The end client is currently undertaking a large transformation programme and require the chosen Consultant to be embedded in the programme for the next 3 years.

The role requires someone to be based in the Edinburgh office at least 2-3 days per week. The contract will be Outside IR35 and has a rate banding of £800 – £1000 per day.

Key requirements of the role:

  • Direct and support a team of up to eight architects
  • Ensure correct architectural processes are being adopted by the team
  • Ensure workstack prioritisation is in place and correctly aligned to programme delivery priorities.
  • Drive areas of architecture and design to certainty
  • Chair the Programme Design Authority
  • Ensure all elements of architecture and design are effectively governed
  • Identify and manage intra programme technical dependencies
  • Senior technology stakeholder engagement

Experience of transformation programmes, outsourcing and migrations is desirable.

Please note, in this instance candidates are required to have previous proven experience within Life & Pensions industry.

If this role is of interest, please send your up to date CV across ASAP.

Our Client values diversity and welcomes applications from everyone.