Associate Director - Platform and Operations

Competitive Salary

comparethemarket.com

Full-time
London
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At comparethemarket.com (CtM) we want to provide great customer experiences and we’re constantly challenging ourselves to go beyond the basic customer expectation and make each and every interaction better than the last.  

 

We’re looking for someone to join our technology leadership team, with responsibility for operating our digital infrastructure, including our cloud platform and enabling us to reach our ambitious targets around stability, speed to market, scalability and security. You will do this by leading and developing a high performing Platform & Operations teams, whilst looking for new ways to embrace emerging technologies to exceed operation standards.  

 

What will you be responsible for as the AD for Platform and Operations?

 

Produce a clear vision and continuous improvement roadmap for the Platform & Operations team that:

 
  • Maintains ‘49s’ levels of availability;

  • Enables Product Teams to increase their speed to market;

  • Ensures that CtM operates a scalable infrastructure;

  • And places security at the heart of the operation.
  • Ensure that CTM's is operating documented and repeatable service management and operational processes, e.g., Service Continuity, Access Management and Incident Management.

  • Provide end-to-end monitoring and alerting across the entire customer experience to augment CTM's Build it, Run it, Own it philosophy.

 

What will it take to be successful?

 
  • Proven experience of running a successful Platform and Operations teams to deliver brilliant customer outcomes

  • Demonstrable experience of creating a clear vision and continuous improvement roadmap for an Operations function

  • Great leadership, communication, negotiation and influencing skills

  • Ability to quickly make sound and risk-based judgements

 
About Us
 

Founded in 1992, the BGL Group has grown significantly in size and capability. From 30 to 3,000 people, we are a leading digital distributor of insurance and household financial services. We have reached 9.5 million customers through brands including CompareTheMarket.com, LesFurets.com, Beagle Street, Budget Insurance & Dial Direct. We make a difference for our customers, colleagues and communities by working, growing and winning together. We enjoy what we do and have fun doing it!

 

We understand the importance of achieving a healthy lifestyle balance, whether it’s working remotely or flexibly we have an environment where people are empowered to embrace flexible working in a way that works for them and for the business.

 
Diversity and Inclusion

We're a diverse community of dedicated, innovative and talented professionals. With an inclusive and open workplace, we encourage our people to create and share ideas – supporting their growth and celebrating their uniqueness.

 
 


 

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