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Head of Applications - Private Equity - London

Job Title: Head of Applications - Private Equity - London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London
Industry: financial services
Salary: £110k - 130k per year
REF: 22899
Contact Name: Leanne Calveley
Job Published: 5 days ago

Job Description

Job description

A prestigious Private Equity Firm is seeking an experienced Head of Applications to join them as part of their rapid business growth.

They are looking for an individual with experience working within a Senior Applications or Management capacity alongside a proven track record in the creation of strategic roadmaps.

As a newly created position, you will have the opportunity to take ownership of the existing application estate as well as centralise user requirements across business areas whilst ensuring the simplification of the current platform.

Role Responsibilities;

  • Responsible for the development, ownership and maintenance of platforms and successful road mapping
  • Oversee the successful implementation of new applications as part of wider organisation platform
  • Analysis and assessment of applications and identification of gaps in application service and framework
  • Responsible for the centralisation and consolidation of all applications to increase efficiency
  • Provide ideas to enable the improvement of technology processes across the business
  • Build out a successful applications team in line with business growth

Role Requirements;

  • Experience working in an applications leadership or management capacity within IT for Private Equity or Hedge Funds
  • Proven experience in contributing and leading the creation of strategic roadmaps for long term technology efficiency
  • Proven experience in the consolidation of complex environments whilst maintaining functionality  
  • Experienced in the running of large programmes of work
  • Experience with eFront and Baxon desirable

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing Private Equity organisation and be the heart of their IT Applications function.

If you would like to hear more about the opportunity please get in touch with Leanne Calveley from Twenty Recruitment.