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Interim Head of Information Technology Group (ITG) (Secondment Opportunity)

This opportunity is open as a secondment opportunity to internal candidates.

Applications are invited for the post of Interim Head of ITG. The successful candidate will have a key role in delivering the successful launch of the Department's Information Technology Group.

The role-holder will take forward a number of the organisational change proposals, including initial plans and actions on: staff review; skills audit; training programme; communications; coordination; seminar programme; project management; RT (Request Tracker); risk review; administrator; tooling; five-year plan; and technical projects. The successful candidate will drive the post-change implementation of these plans, coaching staff on management, team working and communications skills in the context of IT.

Temporary cover: This post is fixed-term for 6 months.

To apply online for this vacancy, please click on the 'Apply' button below. This will route you to the University's Web Recruitment System, where you will need to register an account (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.

Please ensure that you upload your Curriculum Vitae (CV) and a covering letter in the Upload section of the online application.

The closing date for applications is Tuesday 27 June 2017. If you have any questions about this vacancy or the application process, please contact the HR Office at the Department of Engineering (, 01223 332615).

Interviews are expected to take place during week commencing 10 July 2017.

Please quote reference NM12456 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy.

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