Head of IT Applications

Location London
Discipline: Technology, Public Sector
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££60000.00 - £68000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Contact name: Harry Sansom

Contact email: hsansom@understandingrecruitment.co.uk
Job ref: BBBH1239504_1641128454
Published: 8 months ago
Startdate: ASAP

Head of IT Applications

A very exciting and brand-new opportunity has arisen for a Head of IT Applications who is confident in managing all things business applications, creating a strategy as well as governance and standards of applications to join a fantastic public sector organisation on a permanent basis based in London however you will be home-based the majority of the time. Working for this public sector organisation you will be reporting into the Director of Digital, Data and Technology and be the vocal point for the technology department for all infrastructure responsibilities. It is vital that you have experience of managing a large team where you can drive the high standards expected of employees to provide support to the wider business. The successful Head of IT Applications must have a wide range of IT application experience.

As the Head of IT Applications you will need experience in managing a wide variety of stakeholders. While also being able to work with other Heads of to assist in project planning and budget management. It is essential to have strong leadership experience ideally managing a team of 10+. You will be joining at a brilliant time as the council is leading the way of innovative technology driven solutions that will change who they operate and the constituents they serve.

Skills required for the Head of IT Applications are:

- Proven experience as a Head of IT Applications
- Management experience of a large team
- Knowledge of Application transformation
- Proven experience of governance strategy

My client encourage flexible working and working from home. They are strong advocates of a good work-life balance. As the Head of IT Applications, you will receive excellent benefits including an outstanding pension.

Salary & Benefits: £60,000 - £67,500 + very generous holiday + generous pension + flexible working

Location: Remote / London

Apply now for immediate consideration regarding this excellent opportunity!

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