Head of Business Systems

Location
Coventry, West Midlands
Salary
£55,387 -£61,220 per annum
Posted
19 May 2017
Closes
13 Jun 2017
Job Ref
COV000009094
Contract Type
Full time permanent
Working Pattern
Standard
Hours
Full-Time

Head of Business Systems

In Coventry, we are proud of what we do and are always seeking to improve. We are ambitious about providing the best possible support to our residents and are looking for someone that will play a key part of our continuing improvement and transformation journey.

Based within our People Directorate and reporting to the Director of Adult Services you will lead on developing how we use our business systems and processes to improve our residents experience of the care, support and education system through better use of technology. You will also play a pivotal role in financial management, through high-quality forecasting and monitoring as well as ensuring that we maximise the opportunities available to us through charging and income.

High level technical and numeracy skills are a prerequisite for the role, however, we are also looking for someone who is able to make the best use of new, existing and emerging technology to innovate and drive improvement together with someone
who is comfortable in a complex multi-stakeholder environment.

How to apply?
Please apply online including your most recent CV and covering letter. We would recommend that you review the job description and person specification and give details of any relevant experience skills and attributes. You can use examples from your personal/education or employment history to support this. The CV and covering letter documents will be used for shortlisting purposes.

Indicative timeline
Shortlisting date: w/c Monday, 12 June 2017
Interview date: Monday, 3 July 2017

Equalities Statement
Coventry City Council is clear about its responsibilities in embracing diversity and ensuring we recruit people of a high calibre on the basis of their skills, abilities, and experience. As such we welcome applications from a diverse range of candidates.

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

Please note we will communicate any interview arrangements with you via email, so please check your email and WMJobs account on a regular basis after submitting your application.

This vacancy and advert will be closed as soon as sufficient applications are received. Therefore, it is strongly advised that you complete and return your application as soon as possible

 


 

Supporting documents
Job Description and Person Specification
Structure Chart