This is an exciting time to join WLBC as we embark on a new chapter. Having recently undertaken an organsiation review we are looking for an experienced collaborative leader to join our team and ensure technology is a core part of achieving our ambitious plans.
Owning our ICT strategy, you will guide the Council through your strategic leadership and ability to achieve results, collaborating with internal and external partners.
The purpose of the role is:
- To work on behalf of the corporate management team to oversee the development, implementation and continual updating of the council’s ICT strategy, ensuring that technology is used to best advantage in the delivery of the council’s priorities
- To effectively manage and review existing and future contracts with external technology service providers, ensuring that the council receives value for money
- To ensure there are appropriate governance arrangements in place to ensure there is monitoring of the efficiency and effectiveness of suppliers. To ensure that action is taken to deal with any supplier performance issues identified