Head of IS/IT

Recruiter
Easy Web Recruitment
Location
Farringdon
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Head of IS/IT

A life-changing opportunity

Our client is a dementia charity. They provide information and support, improve care, fund research, and create lasting change for people affected by dementia.

Position: Head of IS/IT
Location: London
Contract type: Permanent
Hours: 35 per week
Salary: £68,525 per annum (actual)

Closing date: 5pm on 18th January 2018
Interview date: To be confirmed

About the role:

The Directorate of Digital Transformation is part of the Strategy and Change group of the organisation. It comprises three departments: information technology and systems, digital and data management. The post of Head of IT/IS will focus on:

- Providing operational leadership to the IT/IS team, ensuring it meets business needs
- Engaging with colleagues to build and deliver an IT/IS roadmap that supports the Digital Transformation strategy
- Providing high quality, efficient and effective IT and IS services to all organisation functions. The services include, but are not limited to, system design and application support, desktop software provision and support, telephony, security and infrastructure
- Efficiently and effectively managing a delegated and substantial budget
- Managing and developing a large team of diverse professionals

This post reports to the Chief Technology Officer and is a member of the Strategic Change Leadership Team.

The post holder is instrumental in the ongoing development of the IT/IS function to effectively support the delivery of services across the organisation and in close cooperation and coordination with the digital and data management functions of the Directorate.

About you:

The successful candidate will be educated to degree level or with equivalent practical experience with strong basis in computing, science, engineering or data-specific disciplines. They will be confident with managing and motivating staff and volunteers, with experience of working with stakeholder groups to map processes and gather business requirements.

They are looking for a candidate with experience in designing, development and support of Information Systems & IT infrastructure, along with monitoring processes to enable continuous improvement against benchmarked standards, as well as in communication services.

Our client is committed to equal opportunities.

You may have experience of the following: Head of IS, Head of IT, IT Director, Senior IT Manager, Information Systems, Data Management, Information Technology, Charity, Not for Profit, Third Sector, etc.

This vacancy is being advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment, the UK’s leading Online Recruitment Agency. The services advertised by EasyWeb Recruitment are those of an employment agency. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of gender, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief, and we confirm that we will gladly accept all applications.