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Head of ICT and Digital Transformation

Head of ICT and Digital Transformation

Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons Glasgow



The Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow is a worldwide community of inspiring health professionals working together to advance the profession and improve patient care. Together we’re a force for good, determined to make a positive difference, and passionate about speaking up for the profession.

Our community is made up of the expertise and experience of our 15,000+ outstanding, hardworking members, supported by over 100 College staff. Together, our clinicians, all of whom give their time freely to the work of the College, and staff are committed to providing an innovative, relevant and inspiring programme of activity across the College, with the ultimate aim of enhancing patient safety.

With care and compassion at our core, our work is guided by our values of inclusivity, integrity, community, innovation, and inspiring, and we are committed to living these values and behaviours through the way we work and interact with each other. The College promotes an agile, flexible workforce and while this is a full‐time post, applications from individuals seeking part‐time, job‐ share, or flexible working arrangements are welcome.

The College is looking to appoint a new Head of ICT and Digital transformation to their senior team. This role will lead the digital transformation of the college and its services, the ambition is to create a greater offering to members on an international scale through digital access and modernise services. This role will be key in ensuring the continued excellence and growth of the college.

The job holder must be up to date with evolving threats, protections and technology. They will work well with non-technical staff to motivate and problem solve and they will lead the organisation towards best practices and create a culture of digital security. They will be instrumental in developing the ICT strategies of the organisation and will lead the implementation of the Digital Transformation of the College.

The ideal candidate will have a track record in leading ICT/Digital teams at a senior level and have a depth of experience in managing projects. The new leader will be a driver of innovation and improvement.

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Call Mike Orr or Donogh O’Brien on 0141 212 7555 for a confidential discussion.

To apply please upload your CV and covering letter / supporting statement.  Applicants will be shortlisted for interview by matching the details given in their CV and covering letter / supporting statement against the job description. We would therefore ask applicants to provide clear evidence to show how your experience, skills and knowledge match those requirements as well as why you are interested in the role.

Closing date for applications: Friday 28th January 2022