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 area we currently 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.
Interview dates: Thursday 21st and Friday 22nd March 2024
The successful candidate will be responsible for managing a range of technical and business change projects, ensuring that our 'Cloud First' strategy is at the forefront.
As an ICT Project Manager this may also include managing an ICT workstream of a larger project, working alongside business area or supplier PM’s.
Working as part of the PMO team we encourage and support colleagues to develop, ensuring the team strives to be the best it can.
The Ideal Candidate
The ideal candidate should
- possess excellent interpersonal skills, acting as a translator between business, suppliers and ICT
- be highly motivated, self-starter with a drive to succeed
- have a track record of successful project deliveries, with a ‘can do’ attitude
- be able to deal with a range of issues and conflicting demands, knowing when to escalate
- provide a calming influence even under pressure.
More information about the role and the experience we are looking for are detailed in the job description attached. If you would like to discuss the role further then please contact Cynthia Whale via email on email@example.com
About Staffordshire County Council
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The core of who we are as an organisation. Just like we all have personal values that shape our thoughts and behaviour, organisational values drive how we think and act collectively.
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We have a real sense of community spirit that brings our people together. This feeling of belonging means we are all connected to what we do and take pride in the difference we make every day for Staffordshire people. We are ambitious and our sights are set firmly on a better future.
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