Cyber Programme Delivery Manager

Closing Date:         Sunday 2nd June 2024

Interview Date:      Tuesday 11th & Wednesday 12th June 2024

Salary:                      Grade 5 SCP 33-41 (£41,418-£49,498) - Subject to Job Evaluation


Term:                          Full Time - Permanent

Politically Restricted:  Yes  

Welsh Language essential: No

About the Role

If Welsh councils are to realise the full benefits of digital innovation, it’s vital that they build cyber resilience into everything they do to minimise the impact of a cyber-attack on their ability to deliver essential services to the public and support their staff.

We are seeking a proactive Cyber Programme Delivery Manager to join the digital team, dedicated to work with wide-ranging stakeholders to drive the adoption of cyber tools, technology, and methodologies, to enhance the cyber resilience of local government in Wales.

The Cyber Programme Delivery Manager will lead initiatives to help:

Integrate cyber resilience into the fabric of digital transformation programmes and projects.
Promote best practices in cyber security and resilience to safeguard public data and systems against emerging threats.

Support data-driven or data-informed decision-making and build stakeholder consensus based on evidence.
Embed the skills and knowledge required to safeguard against cyber-crime.

The purpose of the role is to identify / support / lead initiatives that help integrate cyber resilience into the fabric of digital transformation strategies within local governments in Wales. The manager will help us build a programme of work to support Welsh councils build cyber resilience thinking into its digital service design improvement activities, including implementing solutions to resolve problems, and protect their data and systems effectively

Apply Now!

For an initial discussion about the role and the organisation, please contact Paul Owens, Head of Digital on 07467646358.

To apply, please send a covering letter with a completed application form by the closing date of Sunday 2nd June 2024 to:

Shortlisted applicants will be invited to interview at One Canal Parade on Tuesday 11th & Wednesday 12th June 2024

Shortlisted applicants may be requested to undertake a task before attending for interview, as well as pre-interview tasks on the day, followed by an interview with a selection panel.

The successful candidate will be required to provide evidence of identity and eligibility to work in the UK. 


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