Walsall Council is excited to advertise their newly created Strategic Applications and Development Manager post.
This role forms part of the senior management team within ICT and the postholder will work effectively and collaboratively with their peers and contribute to the successful delivery of the ICT services and changes required.
Main areas of responsibility includes:
- The implementation and maintenance of strategic technology digital solutions and related processes to enable the delivery and continuous improvement of customer services and ensuring council services are effective and efficient.
- The postholder will be responsible for reviewing the effectiveness of the corporate application portfolio, working effectively with service leads to identify when systems require a refresh or replacement. This role will ensure that elements of the current ICT strategy are revised and transferred into the council’s Digital Strategy which will take effect from 2022.
This post is covered by the Government’s Code of Practice on the English Language Fluency Duty for public sector workers. The postholder will be required to communicate verbally with customers and provide advice and/or information in accurate spoken English.
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Closing date for applications: 2nd August 2021