Assistant Director Digital & ICT

Location
Gloucestershire
Salary
£75,348 - £83,220
Posted
11 Jan 2021
Closes
01 Feb 2021
Job role
Director
Contract Type
Full time

Assistant Director Digital & ICT

£75,348 - £83,220

Gloucestershire County Council is looking to appoint a natural leader who can drive and enable our ICT service to deliver the Digital Solutions, Information and Technology that our employees and citizens need and deserve. There is an opportunity here for the right person to effect much-needed and sustainable improvements. As a key member of the Corporate Resources Management Team, you will provide strategic direction for our digital transformation and be responsible for ICT service performance.

As well as your technical knowledge and understanding of the supplier market, it is essential that you have the credibility to assure our stakeholders and act with integrity in the political context. You will be pragmatic in your approach and able to deliver at pace within budgetary restraints.

Reporting directly to the Director of Digital and People Services you will have a proven track record of delivering successful technological solutions and leading engaged and effective Digital and ICT teams. We are open to applications from those looking for their next career step provided you can demonstrate the right qualities.

Gloucestershire offers a great lifestyle, with more than half of our 1025 square miles designated as Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty, including parts of the Cotswolds, the Wye Valley, and the Forest of Dean. And our vibrant towns offer a wealth of festivals, arts and culture, shopping, sports and leisure.  As well as being the gateway to the South West, we are well connected to the rest of the country and within easy travelling distance of Birmingham, Cardiff, Bristol, and London.

For more information and to apply please contact our retained consultants Osborne Thomas via gloucestershire@osbornethomas.org or 0203 280 3671.

The closing date is Monday 1st February.