Deputy Director - Technology & Digital Services
Deputy Director, Technology & Digital Services
Location: London or Glasgow
Ofgem is committed to making a positive difference for energy consumers through effective regulation of the market and close working with suppliers to ensure sustainable energy for consumers and businesses in the UK.
Technology and data are playing an increasingly important role in Ofgem as we evolve alongside the changing energy sector. You will lead the design and implementation of an integrated information and digital architecture, driving greater use of technology in all areas of our regulatory work.
Working consultatively across the business, you will explore ways to enable technology-led decision making, to deliver effective, enterprise-class information management and to drive enhanced IT capability and collaborative working in every business function. A champion of user research and metric-driven continuous improvement, you will visualise, define and enable smarter, more flexible and more innovative working practices throughout the organisation.
A proven track record in leading digital service design to enable transformative change in technology use is essential. You must have a sound understanding of the public sector and regulatory IT requirements, with the capability to formulate strategy, negotiate with vendors and drive forward project delivery. An inspiring leader and successful change manager, you will have in-depth knowledge of how to align technology strategy to broader business goals and deliver change in a high-profile, challenging and complex environment.
Ofgem can offer you a comprehensive and competitive benefits package, which includes:
- Up to 30 days' annual leave
- Excellent training and development opportunities
- The opportunity to join the Civil Service pension arrangements, which include a valuable range of benefits
- Flexible working hours and family friendly policies
- Subsidised gym and restaurant (London location only)
- Interest free season ticket loan
Closing date: 26 September 2018.
Ofgem is an equal opportunities employer. Protecting consumers and powering the future of the energy debate.