Director of Information Systems

  • Location : London
  • Status : Permanent
  • Salary : Competitive
  • Closing date : 16/01/2019

About the role

The Royal College of Psychiatrists is the leading medical authority on mental health in the UK and is the professional and educational organisation for psychiatrists.

The Director of Information Systems will play a key leadership role on the Senior Management Team, as the College continues to go through a period of change – placing an ever-greater emphasis on excellence, innovation and a values-based approach.

We are looking for someone with excellent leadership skills and a proven track record in operational and resource management, who can ensure the principles and operation of the IT and E-Technology Departments are in alignment with the business objectives of the College.

The successful candidate will be an excellent communicator and have the ability to build good working relationships with other departments. Someone who can take the lead on driving efficiency through the use of technology, and lead on strategic development, management and operations of the IT and E-Technology systems. They will also manage and motivate the IT and E-Technology teams to deliver an effective and highly regarded service.

The eventual post-holder will be determined to give psychiatrists an excellent level of service, in order to help them deliver excellent patient care. We only recruit the best and in return for your commitment the College offers a generous salary and benefits.

How to apply

For more information and instructions on how to apply, please download the following documents:

For any other queries, please e-mail

We welcome applications from all sectors of the community.

Closing date: Wednesday 16 January 2019 @ 12pm

Interview date: Thursday 24 January 2019

The College is an Equal Opportunities Employer. Charity registration no. 228636