Digital Programme Delivery Lead
About the Role
St John Ambulance is the leading first aid charity in the UK, focused on delivering its new 2022 strategy. Our charitable and operational functions are supported by a large digital product portfolio; many of these products are legacy systems, siloed to each business unit. Our recently established digital transformation leadership have set out an ambitious digital transformation roadmap in line with our 2022 strategy to update, integrate and replace these systems.
We currently have an excess of 55 digital products. In this new role of Digital Programme Delivery Lead, you will be responsible for managing and implementing the digital transformation roadmap of our digital solutions to provide the solutions needed to our volunteers & employees, customers, supporters and learners.
Working in partnership with senior leaders, you will create a digital-first approach to deliver our strategy and objectives and to continually improve the user experience for our people & customers and transition our management and delivery
Please see the job description for more detail (this can be viewed on our website or once you click to apply)
As an outstanding digital programme leader, you will be responsible for leading the planning and rollout of new or enhanced products and digital/web-based platforms. You must, therefore, have demonstrable experience in managing large scale digital projects and working with senior stakeholders to deliver the best in-kind solutions, managing a portfolio of projects. You will also have strong experience working within structured environments such as Agile.
St John Ambulance works at the heart of communities, providing first aid, keeping people safe at events and working alongside the NHS in response to 999 calls.
Every year, hundreds of thousands of people learn how to save a life through our training, education and youth programmes.
Over the next decade, we have bold ambitions to help transform out-of-hospital care, having a positive impact on the people we treat and the communities we serve.
We are a team of 1,600 employees and 18,000 volunteers, united by our goal of saving lives through first aid.
You will receive:
- Competitive salary & pension scheme
- Cycle to work scheme
- Health and Wellbeing portal - access to financial, health and wellbeing support and an Employee Assistance Programme
- Discounts – you’ll have access to Blue Light and NHS Discounts as well as discounts on mobile phones, gym memberships, cinema tickets, restaurants, holidays and shopping.
Interview Date: 25 & 30 September 2019
Closing Date: 20 September 2019