Geographical Information Systems (GIS) Manager (Information Technology)

Employer Information

NI Housing Executive

E: recruit@nihe.gov.uk

T: 03448 920 900

W: https://www.nihe.gov.uk/

Please note that although this job advert is for a permanent post, offers for fixed term contracts may also be made from this file.

GRADE:  7

JOB PURPOSE:
The GIS Manager is responsible for managing the GIS team and for the strategic development of GIS in coordination with the NIHE Corporate IT Strategy, including the development and implementation of the IT Strategy recommendations via the provision of GIS services, project management, application development, data management & analysis and customer advice, consultancy and training.
 
A key current focus of the role will be implementation of the IT Strategy recommendations in relation to master data management and data governance and the provision of Corporate Data Analytics and GIS service to drive forward insight.

REQUIREMENTS:   
Applicants must provide evidence by the closing date for application that they meet the following essential criteria:

  • Have at least 4 years relevant experience within the last 7 years in a role involving the use and development of GIS desktop & server software as well as the analysis and management of geographical information

APPLICATION PROCESS
Application should be made using the on-line application form. Instructions on how to complete the on-line form appears once the form has been accessed. Make sure you follow these instructions.

Candidates unable to use the on-line form can request a manual application form, by emailing recruit@nihe.gov.uk quoting the particular Job Title and Reference Number.  Please note that if the candidate uses this method, it is their responsibility to ensure we receive their application by the allocated closing date and time. Guidance on the completion and return of applications is included in the Candidate Guidelines on the job related documents.  The Northern Ireland Housing Executive have a policy on the Recruitment of Ex-Offenders,  a copy can be made available on request.

LATE APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED EVEN IF DELAYED DUE TO TECHNICAL REASONS. PLEASE NOTE THAT IF YOU ARE LOCKED OUT OF YOUR GETGOT ACCOUNT IT WILL TAKE A MINIMUM OF 10 MINUTES TO RESET YOUR PASSWORD.  IF AN APPLICATION IS LATE BECAUSE OF THIS IT WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.

It is the responsibility of each candidate to ensure that all such information is provided. Candidates who fail to provide sufficient information on which a panel might determine their eligibility for the post will not be shortlisted.

The Northern Ireland Housing Executive is an equal opportunities employer. It particularly welcomes applications from members of the protestant community who are currently under represented in parts of its workforce.
 

  • Permanent
  • Belfast HQ
  • Closing date: Thursday 03 Dec 2020
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