IT Strategy Coordinator
About the facility
International renowned HCA Healthcare UK, London’s largest private healthcare providers is actively recruiting for a IT Strategy Coordinator to be based in our Central London offices in London Bridge.
HCA Healthcare UK is London’s largest private hospital group, and operates 6 world-class hospitals across the capital, including The Harley Street Clinic, The Lister Hospital, London Bridge Hospital, The Portland Hospital, The Princess Grace Hospital and The Wellington Hospital. We also run HCA Laboratories and are growing via our expanding joint ventures divisions, including partnering with the NHS.
Our primary purpose is to provide exceptional care delivered with compassion and kindness, using state-of-the-art technology operated by expert, dedicated teams.
The role of the IT Strategy Coordinator is to help identify and ensure meaningful traceability between enterprise and departmental strategic agendas and to help build maturity in developing and applying strategy in the IT&S function. The role is expected to have significant analysis, engagement, and communications responsibilities - translating strategic thinking into meaningful information for different audiences. It will demand patience, good relationship skills, and a high level of comfort in dealing with ambiguity.
This is a full time and permanent opportunity offering a competitive salary package dependent upon candidate experience. Along with a competitive salary, the incumbent will also receive 25 days holiday, private healthcare and our company flexible benefits scheme.
Duties & Responsibilities
Applying a variety of high level business architecture practices and activities to own / ensure: -
Clarity in describing the current and future state business capabilities, their contributions to the strategic agendas and performance of the business, and how they relate to changing organisational priorities, e.g. through qualitative evaluations of various parts of the organisation against a reference model
Efficient and effective change and support planning in IT&S and likely other departments by ensuring traceability between the short-term and enduring strategic imperatives / agendas and change pipelines - flagging and challenging any disconnected or conflicting agendas.
Applying a range of well-managed and strategy-focused practices and activities including: -
Identifying and surfacing strategic and enduring principles and for the organisation, and formalising them and communicating them through a wide range of means and influencers across the organisation.
Co-developing and formalising aspects of corporate, departmental, and service line strategies - including high level costing and scheduling.
Engagement and relationship development will be required: -
With departmental stakeholders from frontline to senior management levels
With key user group stakeholders, e.g. oncology clinicians and consultants
Skills and Experience
Experience working in a reputable consulting organization.
Experience working in the healthcare vertical or a meaningful adjacency (e.g. PMI).
Experience applying Business Architecture and/ or IT planning techniques (e.g. Business Capability Mapping).
Experience in developing Strategic IT Plans and roadmaps for a corporate organization.
Experience working alongside and collaborating with a broad range of IT disciplines (e.g. vendor relationship management, infrastructure, enterprise architecture, mobility).
Ability to build relationships with and influence individuals at varying levels of seniority and scope.
Good understanding of business architecture practices and approaches.
BA or BSc in a technology or strong thought-related discipline, e.g. computer science, philosophy, economics.
About the Individual
At HCA UK we recognise and value everyone as unique and individual; treat people with kindness and compassion; act with absolute honesty, integrity, and fairness and trust and treat one another as valued members of the HCA UK family. As someone looking to join our family, you will demonstrate these key values.
You will also actively participate as a member of a team to move the team towards completion of tasks, goals, and objectives; demonstrate leadership and influence others to be the best they can be and inspire our colleagues and patients; and deliver information in a clear, concise, and compelling manner to effectively engage others and achieve desired results.
If you wish to find out more about this opportunity, please apply for this role and a member of the team will be in contact shortly.