Digital Transformation Lead

Recruiter
EasyWeb NFP
Location
Leicester
Salary
£55,577 to £59,677 per annum
Posted
11 May 2018
Closes
03 Jun 2018
Ref
00320756
Contact
Candidate Services
Sector
Community
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Contract
Digital Transformation Lead 

Our client is driving forward an ambitious agenda around digital transformation across the organisation to be a council which is digital by default. This work sits alongside ambitions and existing work around a broader Leicester smart city strategy. 

As a Council they want to ensure they are embracing the opportunities that both digital technology and data provide to deliver services that are efficient and effective. They want the way citizens experience access to their services to be easy and straightforward across a range of digital channels and that they support their citizens to be confident in using technology in their day-to-day lives 

They want their workforce to positively embrace digital technologies and data, and to have the skills and confidence to use these effectively to support changes in the way they work and in-service delivery. 

Position: Digital Transformation Lead 
Location: Leicester 
Job Type: Full Time, Fixed Term Contract up to two years 
Salary: £55,577 to £59,677 per annum 

Closing date: 3rd June 2018 

About the role: 

The successful candidate will be responsible for the digital transformation strategy and framework within our client. This will include designing and implementing a programme of digital transformation encompassing key areas including workforce and culture, digital inclusion for their citizens, transformation of their customer contact channels and delivering an effective customer contact experience, and digital transformation within service delivery. 

About you: 

- Degree in a relevant digital, information technology or digital customer experience related discipline or equivalent experience 
- Strong knowledge and awareness of digital technologies and trends and an understanding of their application in a local government context. 
- Significant experience of developing digital transformation strategies and frameworks and leading organisational digital transformation programmes and projects which have delivered positive business and citizen outcomes 
- An understanding of the importance of customer focused design in delivering digital solutions with the ability to effectively manage multiple stakeholders to achieve significant change 

You may have experience of the following: Digital Transformation Consultant, Digital Transformation Lead, IT Project Manager, Process Improvement, Project Management, Programme Manager, Systems Implementation, Change Management, Implementation Manager, Solutions Manager, Infrastructure Manager, 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.