Head of Digital Delivery
18 Months Fixed Term Contract – End January 2023
Redbridge is an ambitious, diverse and exciting east-London borough. What we do is driven by changing our relationship with local people to support our vision. As a result, we've developed innovative ways to build our communities and transform our Council.
We're one of the fastest growing parts of the country and the third most diverse London borough. Our communities are attracted by a mixture of excellent schools, relatively affordable housing, high-quality open space and rapid transport connections into the heart of the City.
Want to reshape digital services for a leading London Borough? Want to be part of improving the way we do things for our residents? If so you’ll be heading up a new team of people who bring together innovative ways to develop strategy, technology and design together to benefit the services we provide.
We are investing in a team of people from various specialisms with a passion to develop solutions to local government services.
This is an opportunity to lead a team that will support new ideas and approaches to ensure services improve and thrive for our community. The type of projects and work is huge, but we are committed to developing our staff, growing the experience and culture of collaboration and curiosity. We want to create innovative digital solutions by putting our users at the centre of everything we do.
Who are we looking for?
If you feel that your next career is to lead and manage a digital programme and you have experience leading or working in multi-disciplinary Agile teams, managing diverse projects and at pace; you’re organised; can prioritise and brings solutions to problems, then this may be the opportunity for you. We are looking for someone to deliver our digital programme strategy and roadmap across our organisation through a user-centred approach. The programmes need a strong leader who can take responsibility for supporting the many project teams, enabling them to grow and develop throughout the project. We want the person that unblocks issues, ensures our projects are delivered on time and budget. Governance and project delivery is a must in delivering these huge projects which will shape Redbridge and its future.
Closing Date: 23rd April 2021
Interviews Early May
To apply for this job please visit www.redbridge.gov.uk
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