Staffordshire County Council

ICT Project Manager

Location
Stafford, Staffordshire
Salary
£32,234- £36,922per annum
Posted
10 Jan 2022
Closes
26 Jan 2022
Job Ref
REC002517
Contract Type
Permanent
Working Pattern
Flexible hours
Hours
Full-Time

ICT Project Manager

Salary:  £32,234- £36,922per annum

 37 Hours per week – Permanent

Are you a dynamic, self-motivated individual with a successful record of ICT project management? Are you devoted to continuous improvement, delivering benefits for organisations and their customers?  Can you turn a challenge into an opportunity?  We may just have your ideal job!

The ICT Governance, Change and Assurance Team engages with the business community across SCC and external partners to understand how technology can support their needs and ensure that they implement the right solution, gaining maximum benefits from their investments. Alongside work for business areas we have an extensive portfolio of technical projects.  We are looking for the right individual to assist the team in delivering this exciting and challenging work.

The successful candidate will be responsible for managing a range of technical and business change projects.

Applicants should possess excellent interpersonal skills, be highly motivated, self-starters with a drive to succeed, demonstrating a positive ‘Can do’ attitude. They will be able to deal with a range of issues and conflicting demands, whilst delivering to tight deadlines, keeping calm under pressure.

This Authority is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Staffordshire County Council is an equal opportunities organisation and Disability Confident employer. We encourage applications from all background and communities

As part of our commitment as a Disability Confident employer, we offer a guaranteed interview to anyone with a disability whose application meets the minimum criteria for the post.

To apply for this post click on the ‘Apply’ button below.

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If you experience any technical issues accessing or completing the application form please contact recruitment@staffordshire.gov.uk

Closing Date: Wednesday 26th January 2022
Interview Date: Tuesday 8th February 2022

For more information about the role please contact: cynthia.whale@staffordshire.gov.uk

Please be aware, only application forms completed online will be accepted. We will not accept CV’s or Word application forms.

Our Values

The County Council has adopted a set of values that seeks to achieve the best outcomes for its citizens, communities and employees.

Our People Strategy sets out what we all need to do to make Staffordshire County Council a great place to work, where people are supported to develop, flourish and contribute to our ambitious plans. 

Our values are at the heart of the Strategy to ensure that the focus is on what is important to the organisation and the people it serves:

  • Ambitious - We are ambitious for our communities and citizens
  • Courageous - We recognise our challenges and are prepared to make courageous decisions
  • Empowering - We empower and support our people by giving them the opportunity to do their jobs well.

Benefits for working for us….

We recognise that it is our employees that are central to everything we do. We aim to create a supportive working environment where employees can achieve their full potential and achieve a healthy work-life balance.

In addition to your salary, as a member of staff, you will have access to a range of benefits including:

 

 

  • Generous holiday entitlement from 24 up to 33 days (plus 2 extra statutory days and bank holidays) depending on job role and length of service
  • The option to buy up to an additional 2 weeks annual leave
  • A range of flexible working options, depending on your job role, which includes agile working, flexible retirement
  • Family Friendly Policies - maternity, adoption, paternity and parental leave
  • Volunteering Scheme
  • Training and development opportunities, including coaching and mentoring
  • Access to health and wellbeing support (including Occupational Health, Physiotherapy and Counselling Services)
  • Eye care vouchers
  • Car lease scheme / cycle & car loan scheme / employee car share scheme
  • Bus and rail travel discounts