SC CLeared Information Architect

England, Cumbria, Barrow-In-Furness
£800 - £810 per month
10 Oct 2018
07 Nov 2018
Industry Sector
IT / Technology
Contract Type
Work Experience Level
Agency-side or Client-side
Client Side

SC Cleared Information Architect
Circa £810 per day
8 months initially

Clearance: **Must Have Active SC Clearance to be considered**

General Purpose of the Role:
To provide leadership and management of the Information Management Organisation to ensure safe use, effective management and appropriate exploitation of information and data.

Main Responsibility Areas / Key Tasks:
* To lead and manage the Information Management Organisation and be a member of the Data Quality Council
* To provide and communicate thought leadership in Information Management across the technical and business communities
* To provide leadership in the development of a comprehensive Information Architecture and ensure that it is applied consistently
* To provide leadership in the development of appropriate information governance, applying leading practice where practical and promoting application
* To provide leadership in the provision of appropriate information service applying leading practice where appropriate
* To provide leadership and coordination in the assessment and prioritisation of information and data demand
* To liaise with key information and data stakeholders
* To promote and provide leadership in data quality improvement
* To champion and provide leadership in information and data exploitation

Key Deliverables / output:
* An efficient functioning best practice Information Management Organisation applicable to client.

Success Criteria:
* Efficient and functioning Information Management Organisation delivering Information Services to the Business.
* Consistent Enterprise Information Architecture that is being consistently applied against all new information and data implementations and where possible being retrospectively applied
* Data Quality is being measured and showing consistent improvement through a practical Data Quality Improvement Plan
* An Information Strategy has been agreed and being applied
* An Information Governance Framework and Roles has been agreed and is being developed and applied
* Information Demand is being managed and delivered to a published plan and to required standards
* Information Services are at least meeting or exceeding defined service levels

Key competences and experiences:
* Strong client business, information and data understanding
* Experienced stakeholder and vendor manager with an ability to influence effectively to achieve desired outcomes
* Experienced team management and development
* Excellent understanding of Information Management including methods, toolsets and architecture

Impact & Decision making:
* Clear ability to make effective decisions sometime without full information in a complex business, information and technical environment to achieve business goals

If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply now with your updated CV in word/PDF format.

Notwithstanding any guidelines given to level of experience sought, we will consider candidates from outside this range if they can demonstrate the necessary competencies.

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