Head of Business Intelligence

People Source Consulting
Wiltshire, South West, Swindon
£550 - £600 per day
08 Jul 2019
15 Jul 2019
Professional / Specialist
Contract Type

Role Purpose: £600/Day max INSIDE IR35

Head of Business Intelligence

A head of service with sole responsibility for a large corporate function or significant service to include an equal split of both operational and strategic responsibilities.
Will be the council's lead professional in the function or will be managing a significant service which has wide impact
Will include managing significant risk
Will typically have large operational teams and/or significant budget.
Will report to a director and be working independently.
Roles at this level will be the exception and there will not be more than one L3 post within the function/service area.
It is likely that these roles will be complex and managing large numbers of staff, therefore you would not expect the whole of these services to be delivered via contracts.

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

Roles at this level require self-sufficiency in a technical or specialised field gained through broad and deep experience of concepts/principles or through wide exposure to complex practices. This includes:

Expert functional knowledge, providing significant advice with impact across the function.
A broad knowledge and understanding of the services impacted by the function
Proven extensive senior management experience of managing a significant corporate function or multiple services/teams
Substantial experience in both strategic and operational management within the function
Experience of working in a political environment and managing political challenges to the direction of the function.
Substantial understanding of local government and the local and regional context
Ability to deliver and support successful cultural and organisational change programmes both within the function and with impact
Effectively handling challenging & complex situations which have wide ranging impact and reputational risk
Leadership of high profile innovative projects which have wide ranging impact and reputational risk
Significant budget management experience


Degree in a subject relevant to the role or able to demonstrate equivalent knowledge, skills and experience.

Relevant professional qualification at a post graduate level
QCF level 7 in leadership and management

Project management qualification or able to demonstrate equivalent knowledge, skills and experience

People Source Consulting Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

People Source specialise in technology recruitment across niche markets including Information Technology, Digital TV, Digital Marketing, Project and Programme Management, SAP, Digital and Consumer Electronics, Air Traffic Management, Management Consultancy, Business Intelligence, Manufacturing, Telecoms, Public Sector, Healthcare, Finance and Oil & Gas.

This job was originally posted as www.cwjobs.co.uk/job/87145131

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