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IT and Program Director

08/01/2019 (17:39)
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Role: IT and Program Director

Location: Fort Dunlop

Capita has operated in the health sector for over 20 years. We have over 3,000 staff supporting healthcare organisations to deliver a very wide range of services, helping them to improve quality, outcomes and safety for patients. Capita offers a range of services, which are easy to access and many of which will deliver immediate results including financial savings. We also work in longer term partnerships to deliver transformation. We are currently helping reshape the delivery of disability assessment services to students, employers, employees and people looking to claim Personal Independent Payments (PIP).

The opportunity
Capita carry out PIP assessments on behalf of the Department for Work and Pensions (DWP) in Wales, Northern Ireland and the West Midlands. Assessments are focused on how an individual’s health conditions may impact on their daily life, rather than the health conditions themselves.
We are looking to appoint an IT and Program Director to join the Senior Leadership Team in a high profile, challenging and rewarding role. You will report directly to the Managing Director and contribute to the strategic leadership and direction of the business.

This is a highly respected, progressive role operating within a continual change and evolving contract. You will be a key person sitting in the heart of a large, high profile operation, ensuring the highest quality targets are met across the contract.

Role Overview
You will be responsible for leading a diverse team of both programme and IT operational resources within the Capita PIP business. Delivering programmes and services in the Capita PIP contract and exemplary service to the DfC and DWP PIP claimant community. The Programme and IT director will ensure they maintain all IT operational performance and successful delivery of all projects and programmes, ensuring all financial measures are met whilst delivering internal & external service levels. Responsible for managing a P&L and the business to exceed business plan metrics.

Your background
You will be an experienced leader with a strong track record of strategic management, initiating and implementing innovation and the ability to present complex issues in clear and simple terms. You will be collaborative, decisive and effective in your approach and have the ability to work in a complex stakeholder environment.

Critical to the role will be your strong leadership, IT operational management experience and influencing skills. You will have proven experience of managing large scale complex projects and programmes including CRM and WFM roll outs, whilst delivering measurable customer outcomes.

A high level of commercially awareness with experience of complex contract negotiations is essential for this role, and a background in a service based environment running multi-faceted complex operations.

This is a superb opportunity to make a difference, develop your career and be part of our organisation.

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Capita Resourcing welcome applications from all suitably qualified people regardless of gender, race, disability, age or sexual orientation.

Capita Resourcing is a trading name of Capita Resourcing Ltd. Services offered are those of an Employment Agency and Employment Business. Applicants will be required to register with us.

If you are successful with your application, you will need complete Capita's vetting and screening checks. This will include, but not be limited to, Reference Checks, a Criminality Check, Financial Probity Check, Sanctions Check and Media Check.
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