Systems Lead

£400 | London | Contract
Posted 3 months ago

Systems Lead - Contract - London - £400 Per Day - Inside IR35

A Local Government client of InterQuest Group are looking for a Systems Lead that has experience in the following areas, to assist them on the IT and Digital Strategy:

* Social housing
* Homelessness
* Planning & development
* Economic development
* Service delivery management
* Senior stakeholder management

This position will involve the management of a team of project staff that work to ensure IT services are delivered in accordance with the Council's policy & procedures. You will assess the needs for additional resources and engage with agency staff, as and when necessary. The people management of this role will include:

* IT suppliers
* Contractors
* Consultants

The main purpose of this role is to identify where improvements can be made to various systems within the housing department, manage the changes, ensuring that the users are given on-going support, including the resolve of issues and communicating directly with suppliers.

You will be working closely with senior management (H/O Business Development and Technical SME) to lead and develop the IT strategy and digital roadmap, agree on and manage budgets/expenditure as well as managing the procurement of systems.

Key Responsibilities:

* Provide expert support and advice to service improvement and change activity
* Ensure that projects take on an Agile change approach
* Keep up to date with development within the housing application IT sector
* Make sure that changes and developments to systems are communicated clearly to staff
* Manage relationship with IT services and system providers as well as other 3 rd party suppliers
* Manage a team of project staff
* Take control of and monitor expenditure
* Review the systems and propose re-designs such as the implementation of systems that enable residents to monitor and review their services

This post requires someone that is switched on, eager to drive forward change and can demonstrate an ability to deliver improved systems, procedures and policies within scope.

For more information about this role, please contact:

Natalie Wattenbach
01892 553 212

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