Non Clinical - Head of Business Intelligence

  • Department Business Intelligence
  • Salary £63,751.00 – £73,664 per annum
  • Closing Date 22/01/2021
  • Location The Royal Shrewsbury Hospital
  • Grade NHS AfC: Band 8c
  • Job ref 223-HBI-626-A
  • Pension NHS Pension
  • Holidays Generous Holiday Allowance
  • NHS discount Eligible for NHS Discounts
  • Contract Permanent
  • Hours Full-time 37.5 hours per week

**Banding subject to confirmation of Agenda for Change evaluation**

The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust (SaTH) is currently establishing a new Strategy and Planning Directorate to support the delivery of the Trust’s vision and strategic goals.

This is an exciting opportunity for a professional to drive analytics and lead a Business Intelligence team to support The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust (SaTH).  The successful candidate will develop a team tasked with implementing and optimising tools and strategies to translate raw data into valuable insights that guide the Trust.  You will focus on developing and optimising core analytics visualisation tools, delivering insights that empower the Trust and Senior Management team.  As you will play a meaningful role in the team, we expect you to have strong logical reasoning skills, strong insight and analytics development skills, and be experienced in optimising data visualisation.  You will drive requirement gathering and analytics developments with an aim towards providing data visualisation tools to guide short-term and long-term decisions for the Trust.

The primary purpose of the Business Intelligence team is to create central reporting system from clinical and non-clinical data sources to enhance the day to day job for staff at all levels. This will help the Trust to lead on the delivery of integrated care vision.

Can you demonstrate the following skills and experiences?

Background in analytics, business intelligence and/or data science and significant experience of SQL and Data warehousing;
Highly developed leadership skills with an ability to build successful networks and work collaboratively;
Business focused, sensitive to clinical and political demands with the know how to cut through barriers to change;
An ability to build relationships quickly and work effectively with other senior leaders in the Trust to deliver the right outcomes, whilst ensuring that patient safety and quality of care is maintained and improved;
As a strong team player, you will can engage individuals and teams in delivering the outcomes needed;
Desirable - operational healthcare experience.

The well-being of our staff is of the upmost importance to us.  If you are offered a role at our Trust, and fall into the increased and higher risk categories as set out by Public Health England (PHE) and NHSI/E, your line manager will complete an risk assessment with you.  This will be completed in conjunction with the latest guidance from Public Health England in relation to Covid-19.

By submitting your application to Trac, you are giving your consent for parts of your application data to be transferred to the NHS Electronic Staff Record (ESR) and other secure, internal NHS Workforce systems. This is to support and manage your recruitment and employment within your employing organisation. 

If successful, by completing the NHS Jobs application form you authorise the Trust to obtain any previous NHS service details including all electronically held sickness information, via the Inter Authority Transfer process on the national ESR.

If the role requires a qualification/professional registration, you will need to provide proof during the recruitment process. By submitting your application you are giving the Trust permission to check the qualification certificates provided back to the source provider. Please note that a sample of all applicant’s qualifications will be checked with the educational institution or provider.

In the event of a high response to this advertisement, this post will be closed. Early applications are advised.
Unfortunately we do not accept CVs or keep them on file. If you are unable to apply online please contact the person named in the advertisement for the post you are interested in.
We are committed to offering an interview to all applicants with a disability who meet the minimum criteria for the above position and will support reasonable adjustments wherever possible.  In addition, whilst all applicants will be judged on merit alone, we particularly welcome applications from candidates who are male, from black and minority ethnic backgrounds or who have a disability, as these are currently under-represented in our workforce.
We are committed to equal opportunities in employment. The policies and practices of the Trust aim to promote an environment that is free from all forms of unlawful or unfair discrimination and values the diversity of all people. At the heart of our policy, we seek to treat people fairly, flexibly and with dignity and respect.

Thank you for your interest in The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust, we look forward to receiving your application for employment.

Look around a little and browse our jobs...

There are many exciting opportunities available for dedicated and loyal staff at The Shrewsbury and Telford Hospital NHS Trust.

Is it time you made a change?