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IT & Digital Programme Manager

Employer: Reading Borough Council

  • Reference: CSS0172
  • Published on: Fri 01/09/2017 08:01 AM
  • Closing on: Fri 15/09/2017 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time, Permanent
  • Hours: Full time, 37 hours per week .
  • Salary: RG9b (SCP 51-54) £45,694 - £48,990 pa
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Reading

This position provides an exciting opportunity to be responsible for the delivery of the IT and Digitisation Programme for Reading Borough Council, which is a key enabler of the Council’s change programme.

The Programme will include the projects needed to deliver the Council’s IT & Digital Strategy, IT Capital Programme, enable new ways of working and support the wider service transformation required to ensure the Council continues to provide efficient and effective services to local people.

We are looking for someone with demonstrable IT & Digital programme management experience with evidence of successful delivery of programme and complex projects, with significant experience of strategic programme planning and implementation.

You will be responsible for managing the implementation and delivery of the Programme and its constituent projects, ensuring the technology delivered meets the Council’s business requirements whilst maintaining alignment to the strategic vision of the authority. You will need to build and maintain strong relationships with the Council’s ICT Managed Service provider, other suppliers and stakeholders across the Council.

The post will be part of our Corporate Improvement Team that provides IT and digital services, project management and analysis, and customer relations services to support service delivery and improvement across the Council.

If you think you have the skills, energy and passion to work with us and make a difference we would love to hear from you.

Internal Reading Borough Council employees must login via Employee Self Service to apply. If you have not yet been issued with your Employee Self Service account, or you have any queries, please email with details.

Visit for more details on how to apply online. Alternatively, call the Recruitment Team on 0118 937 2039 (24 hour answerphone) quoting the job reference number and the job title of the post you are interested in.

Please do not send a CV: for the purposes of equal opportunities, we can only accept Reading Borough Council application forms.

Closing date: 15 September 2017

Interviews from: 26 September 2017

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