Head of IT - Data Analytics

Location: South West England Salary: £130000 - £160000 per day + Benefits Type: Permanent

Head of IT Data & Analytics - Permanent - Remote/Hybrid

Head of IT (Data & Analytics) is urgently sought by a well known Financial Services brand.

I am working with a Tech led Financial Services business who have experienced high growth & are continuing their success across their Digital & Analytics space. An experienced & motivated Head of IT is needed to provide core leadership & direction in Technology for a high performing Data & Analytics team.

Working as part of the Senior Leadership team, you will drive effective & efficient delivery of technology services aligned to the business strategy & foster a culture of continuous development to maximise performance.

***Please note this role will be Hybrid - Remote & On-site***


  • Management & Leadership of Product & Engineering teams. Responsibility for key performance & ensure continuous improvement
  • Maintain & develop skills within the team.
  • Lead of new ways of working & methods that will improve IT services
  • Work with business leaders to deliver appropriate strategy & roadmap
  • Full responsibility for Budgeting, Target Operating Model & Team Structure
  • Continue building the team through strong recruitment
  • Ensure current team have opportunities to acquire new skills & technical experience
  • Active involvement in the Tech Community


  • Previous Leadership & Management experience within Insurance/Financial Services
  • Technical background - Engineering
  • Proven track record in developing high performing Technology teams
  • Ability to work across different Technical teams
  • Maintain & build relationships with Business heads
  • Machine Learning & AI / Data Analytics Tools
  • Cloud - Google Cloud Platform (GCP) Essential
  • Cloud Analytics - Google Cloud Platform - Essential
  • Expertise within Data & Analytics Functions for Financial Services/Insurance - Advanced Analytics & Pricing

If you have the relevant skills & Experience, please forward your profile for an immediate review.

pratap@pioneer-search.com / 020 3828 6965

Head of IT Data & Analytics - Permanent - Remote/Hybrid