We are looking for a Strategy and Planning Manager to work a 6 month contract role in the city of London. Essential Skills and Requirements: * Responsible for the relationships with the relevant IT GM and their team on behalf of the S&P organisation. * Accountable to ensure all required S&P deliverables requiring input from the Business Interface are achieved on an accurate and timely basis when requested * In addition to supporting a specific portfolio / Product lines the Strategy and planning manager will also be expected to deliver cross functional initiates across GFIT / IRM related to strategy and/or planning * As ‘Chief Operating Officer’ to the IT GM, accountable to drive a balanced strategic & tactically relevant LT agenda with associated meeting facilitation and action capture/tracking. * Accountable to support the IT GM with ensuring organisational effectiveness - including building annual GPA, employee engagement and dealing with day-to-day priorities Strategy * Accountable for all aspects of organisational strategy (e.g. organisational capabilities, processes, governance) related to Finance IT, as part of the GF Strategy Natural Team, led by the GF Strategy and Integration Manager * Responsible for the embedding and implementation of the GFIT / IRM strategy within specific portfolio’s and product lines * Drive data quality in source systems for the portfolio (E.g. Service Now, WFP)To apply, please submit your most up to date CV.Michael Bailey International is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.