Contract Spy Guildford, UK
Dec 03, 2019Duration not stated
r Further Job Details Here at Allianz UK, everyone brings their own expertise and enthusiasm to work, to enable customers to make the right insurance decisions to meet their needs. We’re passionate about helping our customers and employees move on and up in life and business. We nurture and invest in talent to ensure that great people build great careers with us. There’s a variety of different career opportunities which enable people to fulfil their potential and we provide an award-winning range of training, recognised in 2015 by Investors in People (IIP) with a Gold level accreditation. Other prestigious industry awards we have won include General Insurer of the Decade at the British Insurance Awards 2014. r r Position Description The Role Workplace and driving the right approach to the various technology options that exist in this space is an important area of development for this organisation. We recognise that we do not have either the capacity or the depth of specialist experience in this area to complete the development of a workplace technology strategy so a specialist contract role has been created for the purpose The Team The work would be done as part of the IT Strategy and Architecture team with support from the newly created Infrastructure services team area. Both of these teams have an excellent understanding of the organisation and the work that has already been done in this area. Duties Work with all the relevant stakeholders including architecture, infrastructure, senior managers, HR and property services to develop a Workplace technology strategy, approach and plan. This must look to advance work workplace capability and needs to clearly articulate the best way of driving benefit, value and functional capability from our environment. It must consider, amongst other things, the following: Windows Desktop 7 to 10 upgrade, appropriate deployment of virtual clients, our approach to workplace hardware deployment and the rollout of Microsoft Office 365. It is likely to build on some the work that has already been done around personas and entitlements and needs to closely align with the parent company’s strategic position. You will be responsible for: Development of a Workplace Technology Strategy Development of a plan to implement the strategy Collecting input from the relevant senior and expert stakeholders Successful communication of the strategy r r Skills & Experience • Experience working in this field within a large enterprise • A comprehensive technical knowledge of workplace hardware and software in a Microsoft environment • Excellent communication skills • Proven track record delivering similar strategic approaches. r Additional Requirements At Allianz we believe that the difference in our people makes the difference to our business. We’re committed to removing any barriers in our recruitment process so if you’re having difficulties with your online application or any other stage, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org For external applicants only – Please be aware that we will require satisfactory pre-employment evidence to include DBS, Financial Probity and Fraud checks, before you can commence employment with us.