Chief Information Officer
Chief Information Officer
Unicef UK is a leading charity and major national committee of Unicef, the world’s foremost children’s organisation. We are here for every child, particularly the most vulnerable. All over the world, including the UK, we uphold the Convention of the Rights of the Child and work with partners and supporters to:
We are recruiting for a brand new position of Chief Information Officer (CIO) to join Unicef UK. You will report to the Chief Operating Officer and be responsible for leading and integrating the recently formed Information function across the organisation. This encompasses an exciting digital transformation agenda, including innovative supporter relationship management and the development of a technology-enabled workforce and new workplace. All of which, is underpinned by the highest standards of data management.
You will lead a collaborative systems development team to deliver our current and future business needs, and also ensure organisational skills and business policies and processes are in place to manage data compliance, ensure information security and mitigate risks.
To succeed in this role, you will be an ambitious and inspirational leader respected for your results, expertise and commitment. With the ability to enthuse and promote, you will have a strong track record of developing high-performing teams. Whether from the private, public or charity sector, you will bring first-class transformation and delivery credentials from a data-rich, information-led environment, either as an established CIO or a deputy looking for your first CIO role. With experience of leading business transformation, you will be able to evidence the creation and execution of innovative and successful technology.If you’re looking for a genuine opportunity to make a difference to the lives of children around the world, act now and visit our website to apply online. For any queries regarding this position, please contact Michelle Agyakwa, Resourcing Manager, on 020 7375 6157.Closing date: 5pm, Wednesday 21 February 2018. Interview date: Tuesday 6 March 2018.This role is currently based in Farringdon. From Summer 2018, Unicef UK will relocate to Stratford (zone 2). Our new offices will be close to the new Crossrail station and the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park. Stratford is also served by the Jubilee and Central Lines, DLR, London Overground, TFL Rail and National Rail services.
We welcome applications from a diverse range of people, respecting and drawing on different perspectives, skills, experience and knowledge.The successful candidate will be required to apply for a criminal records check. A criminal record will not necessarily bar you from working with us. This will depend on the nature of the role and the circumstances of your offences.We only accept online applications as this saves us money, making more funds available for us to help ensure children’s rights. CVs will not be accepted.If you require support in completing the online form or an application form in an alternative format, please contact Supporter Care on 0300 330 5580 during office hours.Please note: If you do not hear from us within 14 days of the closing date, please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please note that we only provide feedback to shortlisted candidates.Registered Charity Nos. 1072612 (England and Wales) SC043677 (Scotland)
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