£46,000 per year
Permanent, Full-time
Job description

Job title: Senior IT Business Partner x 2

Region: Homebased – UK Mainland

Directorate: Information Management & Technology (IM&T)

Contract: Permanent, Full Time, 35 hours per week

Salary: £46,000 per annum (plus London weighting £4452 if applicable)



About the Royal British Legion (RBL)

The Legion is at the heart of a national network that supports our Armed Forces community through thick and thin – ensuring their unique contribution is never forgotten. We have been here since 1921 and we will be here as long as they need us.


Our Values and Behaviours

Does the following describe you?


-        A desire to provide a great customer service and support

-        Enjoy and thrive in working in teams and with others

-        Passionate about supporting the Armed Forces community and honouring their contribution

-        Come to work each day to be the best you can and to learn and develop

-        An encourager, eager to share your knowledge and experience to help others


If so, then we would like you hear from you ….


The Role


The IM&T Directorate is going through an exciting period of change in our role as an enabling strategic service to help deliver the RBL's “One Legion Strategy”.


Reporting to the Head of IM&T Projects. We are seeking two Senior IT Business Partners to serve as the strategic interface within assigned business unit or functional area for the purpose of business technology strategy development, IT adoption, solution discovery, risk management, budget development and customer relationship management. Serve as a lead role in enabling the business to achieve their strategic objectives through the effective adoption of technology.


You will proactively share knowledge of technology risks and opportunities to build a competitive advantage and improve efficiency and effectiveness of business units and eliminate duplicity. Partner with business leadership and other key stakeholders to define opportunities, consistency of approach, identify and prioritise projects based on predefined criteria (e.g. return on investment, efficiency gain, productivity, compliance), in order to support the One Legion strategy.


You will provide a highly valued strategic consultancy service through key IT initiatives. Communicate decisions, priorities, and relevant project information to appropriate levels of staff regarding business unit requests, projects and initiatives. Establishing the IT Business Partner role as high performing, trusted and value-adding service, establishing excellent customer relationships with key business stakeholders and other parts of the organisation as required.

Whilst the role is based at home (UK Mainland) there will be some travel requirements to RBL offices.


How to Apply

Please apply by clicking ‘Apply Online’


Closing date for this role is Sunday 16th August 2020.

Shortlisted candidates will attend an initial MS Teams interview w/c 17/08, with successful candidates attending a final Teams interview w/c 24/08 where they will deliver a short presentation.

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Posted on: 30 July 2020
Closed date: 16 August 2020
Tags: IT