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Head of Business Intelligence

NHS AfC: Band 8b

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NHS AfC: Band 8b
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RLBUHT - General Staffing
L13 1HD
£47,092 - £58,217 per annum
26/02/2018 23:59

We are one of the busiest university teaching hospital trusts in North West England. We manage three hospitals based on two sites: the Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Liverpool University Dental Hospital and Broadgreen Hospital.  Our hospitals have often been at the forefront of medical breakthroughs during our long history at the heart of the city.

In under a year we will be opening a new state of the art hospital. The new hospital will provide every patient with a single bedroom with en-suite facilities. We believe that modern healthcare is as much about privacy, comfort and dignity as it is about pioneering treatments and cutting-edge technology. Please look at our digital pack for videos and further information: Recruitment Info 



The Royal Liverpool and Broadgreen University Hospitals NHS Trust has a fantastic opportunity for a proven business intelligence professional to lead the Trust's established business intelligence function incorporating:

  • Business Intelligence Development
  • Corporate Information
  • Information Quality
  • Clinical Coding

We are a dynamic function, supported by multi-faceted technology.  The applicant is required to have demonstrable experience working with SQL Server, inc. SSRS, SSAS & SSIS, Visualisation reporting tools, such as Power BI, Tableau

Demonstrable Experience This important role is both strategic and technical in nature and supports the Trust Global Digital Exemplar (GDE) agenda. This role will lead the Business Intelligence (BI) development & Analysis team in the design and delivery of projects that support the Trust objectives. In addition to this it will shape and drive a BI Analytics strategy and roadmap across the business to support current and planned initiatives, as well as responding to key challenges of a planned new EPR and the upcoming merger with Aintree, based on establishing the right data, tools and analytics spend.

The successful applicant will have an excellent track record of driving operational improvement from the delivery of insightful and well-presented analytical outputs. You will be an accomplished influencer who is confident engaging at all levels of the organisation. You will need to be a driver of change and BI innovation.  You will need to have a track record of managing and developing teams and budget control.

The development of these services requires a skilled Information specialist, educated to a higher degree level with proven Information management and leadership experience.  See person specification for more detailed requirements paying particular attention to the essential criteria.


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Applicant requirements

Applications from job seekers who require Tier 2 sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome and will be considered alongside all other applications. However, non-EEA candidates may not be appointed to a post if a suitably qualified, experienced and skilled EU/EEA candidate is available to take up the post as the employing body is unlikely, in these circumstances, to satisfy the resident labour market test. UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) requires employers to complete this test to show that no suitably qualified EEA or EU worker can fill the post. For further information please visit the UKVI website. From 6 April 2017, Tier 2 skilled worker applicants, applying for entry clearance into the UK, must present a criminal record certificate from each country they have resided continuously or cumulatively for 12 months or more in the past 10 years. Adult dependants (over 18 years old) will also be subject to this requirement. Guidance can be found here Criminal Records Checks for Overseas Applicants.

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Further details / informal visits contact

If you would like to discuss the role please contact Amanda Penketh, Deputy Director of Information & Patient Access Services on 0151 706 3599