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Solutions Architect - Supply Chain

Job Title: Solutions Architect - Supply Chain
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London, England
Salary: Up to £600 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6 Months
REF: DH110987_1517328199
Contact Name: Douglas Horner
Contact Email:
Job Published: 5 months ago

Job Description

Solutions Architect - Supply Chain, required to proactively lead the architecture of IT solutions for Supply Chain that support the business and functional strategies using cost effective technology and resource models. The Solutions Architect will support a team of technical consultants to ensure credibility across a range of internal and external stakeholders and can sustainably achieve recognisable high-performance standards. Highly contribute to improve the credibility of IT through key stakeholders' management relationship development and Supply Chain leadership team advises.

* Collaborates and influences the shaping of future functional and programme solutions at senior levels using knowledge, confidence and credibility
* Inspires and drives the Strategy & Delivery team members to achieve great results at pace
* Evolves professionalism, technical and leadership skills of the team
* Contribute to long-term strategic direction of the wider IT Strategy & Delivery team
* Accountability for aligned year 1 and 2 of functional roadmaps with Enterprise Architects
* Proactively engage business stakeholders to constantly improve customer experience
* Mentor team members; coaching to enable professional growth, enabling development opportunities, demonstrating clear self-direction and helping to create a quality relevant technology vision

Knowledge, Skills & Experience Required:
* Key experience in developing Supply Chain application architecture using business analysis and solution design competences
* Extensive experience in Supply Chain deployment including business partnering and solution design
* Has good understanding of Supply Chain strategy preferably in the Consumer Goods industry covering associated business and technology architecture principles, key business processes and emerging trends.
* Has proven ability to influence stakeholders at all levels within an FMCG organisation and is able to influence using multiple approaches and using active listening
* Experienced in working with teams of solution delivery resources both internal and external
* A proven track record in leading significant solution designs across architecting and technical delivery disciplines

Parallel Consulting is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.