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Ref no:
NLA05898
Published:
16/7/2021
Closes:
30/7/2021
Location:
Home working, ML1 1AB
Salary:
£33,531.00 - £39,219.00 per year
Contract Type:
Temporary
Position Type:
Full Time
Hours:
35 hours per week

Job Advertisement

NLC is committed to providing modern, digital services and harnessing digital technology and systems to enhance all services of the Council. The DigitalNL vision is to transform business processes, business models and the way we work and enable the business transformation by harnessing emerging technologies with more responsive digital technology.  This will give both staff and customers the tools and services they need to operate in an increasingly interconnected digital world.

This role sits within the DigitalNL implementation programme, which is a multi-disciplined team leading on the transformation to Digital Services, looking both internally and externally across the Council and beyond.

You will have an SVQ4/HND/General degree or equivalent qualification, a Business or Systems Analysis qualification would be desirable. 

You should have extended Business Analyst experience gained within a large public or private sector organisation, with practical experience in a team-based environment, and experience of gathering requirements and undertaking process mapping and design for business / technical change. Experience gained within a local authority project management environment would be advantageous.   

You will be a self-motivated individual with a flexible, positive and proactive attitude. Using your own initiative, you should have strong organisational and analytical skills with the ability to prioritise workload to meet deadlines.

You will have excellent interpersonal skills, the ability to establish and build strong working relationships and positively engage stakeholders, and be able to assess and document the business needs and requirement for change.  A professional, collaborative and client focussed approach will be required.

The successful candidate will possess strong verbal and written communication skills, as well as good IT skills, particularly in MS Office and MS Visio. 

This is a key role to support the implementation stage of the ambitious DigitalNL programme and is a fixed term appointment until 31 March 2023.  This could be extended beyond the initial 2 years FTA by mutual agreement.  

For internal applicants, who hold a substantive contract of employment with the Council, and secure a temporary role on the DigitalNL programme, will have the right to revert to their substantive post for a period of up to 2 years.

If you would like to discuss this role please contact Lorraine Brown, Business Change Manager on  078807 12827

Working here at North Lanarkshire Council

If you’re considering a career with us, you’ll be keen to know what’s in it for you.  We have a great package of benefits available, from health and wellbeing to finances and family.  This includes 26 days annual leave and 6 public holidays, and a wide range of offers available to you through our NLLife reward site.  We also have a full package of learning and development through our learning academy LearnNL to help you reach your full potential and further your career.

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We are a Disability Confident Leader and offer a guaranteed interview to applicants who consider themselves to be disabled and who meet the minimum requirements for the position.

We have also adopted the Armed Forces Community Covenant to show our support for service personnel, veterans and their families. Our aim is to ensure that those who have left military services are guaranteed an interview where they meet the minimum requirements for the position.

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