Chief Information Officer
- Strategic leadership position
- Unparalleled ICT role in Victorian Health
- Scope for significant new projects
Northern Health seeks to appoint a highly experienced, strategic ICT professional to the position of Chief Information Officer. This role will lead a phase of change and transformation to deliver future focused digital platforms, tools and services. The Board of Northern Health has agreed as part of its IT Vision and Strategy to build a digital hospital. The CIO will translate this vision and strategy into reality and transform the ICT Service from a liability to a strategic asset.
As a member of the operational leadership team reporting to the Chief Operating Officer, the CIO will be responsible for the strategic leadership and operational management and delivery of a range of information management and technology services. A key focus will be the strategic design and management of future-focused technology improvements.
The ideal candidate will be a highly respected and accomplished CIO who has led significant ICT teams and budgets in complex service delivery environments. Equipped with knowledge of the latest developments and future trends in ICT services and processes, the appointee will display a highly collaborative approach and will be able to effectively translate technology into meaningful terms with stakeholders. Able to work within the relevant frameworks, the CIO will also demonstrate a capacity for lateral and strategic thinking combined with strong commercial skills. This position requires an articulate and confident CIO who has the capacity and credibility to deliver reports at Board level. Relevant tertiary qualifications required.
Northern Health is committed to the well-being of the people of Melbourne’s North. It is the major provider of acute, maternity, sub-acute and ambulatory specialist services in Melbourne’s north. Situated in a high growth corridor, campuses are located in Broadmeadows, Bundoora, Craigieburn, Preston and Epping. The Service has the busiest Emergency Department in Victoria and has seen tremendous growth in ambulance arrivals, hospital admissions, elective surgical operations and baby deliveries.
As the largest employer in the northern community, Northern Health employs almost 5,000 passionate, dedicated, collaborative and highly skilled clinical and administrative staff.
For more information the organisation: www.nh.org.au
Applications close: Friday, 12 April 2019
To apply – please click on ‘Apply now’ using reference NRHcio319, addressing your cover letter and resume to Deborah Komesaroff of Fisher Leadership, or call +61 1300 347 437 for further information.