IT Business Partner – Care

05 Aug 2018
16 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Here at Mears Group our vision is to make a positive difference to the communities we serve.

We do this by improving homes, improving communities and improving lives and our approach is based on the development of outstanding partnerships with employees, clients, tenants, customers, their families and the wider community.

With staff of all ages and walks of life, a job with Mears has a rewarding impact on the lives of others and your own life. With offices across the UK, a job at Mears could be just around the corner.

An excellent opportunity has now arisen for an IT Business Partner to join us working within the Care division of the business.

Within this role, you will ensure the business units within the group are running at an efficient capacity, using business analyst skills identifying areas of weakness in Systems and Processes and owning these issues, seeing solutions through to completion. Approaching work in a methodical manner, ensuring projects are completed within timescales with risk mitigation, you will identify and share best practice across the group at the system and process level for any department.

You will be required to assist in business development of the Group by responding to PQQ/ITT documents, attending potential and current client meetings, forums and dialogue sessions, presenting and representing Mears in a professional and positive manner.

Candidates will have proven experience within a Domiciliary Care business with analysis experience, coupled with BCS Business Analysis Foundation, ITIL Foundation, ideally Prince 2 or equivalent.  You will have the ability to make informed decisions that reflect the standards and objectives of your Line Manager, IT Director and Mears Group PLC. With proven project management experience, you will have project lead a systems mobilisation/de-mobilisation, committed to delivering projects within deadlines, whilst proactively identifying and assisting in implementation of service improvements.

The successful candidate will spend time within Care Branches, our Care Support Team are based in Cholcester, however this role is a remote nationwide role with the ability to work from home when not working within a Care Branch.

Once you join the family, you'll have online access to a range of voluntary and flexible benefits, including...

  • Training and development
  • Long service and additional holiday leave - Colleagues who stay for a period of time at Mears are rewarded for their service.
  • Seeing first-hand the impact you have on the lives of the people you support

Mears Group PLC and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunities Employers

Please refer to the full Job Description upon applying for the role


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