Systems Management: Director of Systems Management

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UNISON is seeking a new Director of Systems Management to manage and develop UNISON’s professional and commercial support services including ICT, Contracts & Purchasing, Property Services and Facilities and Services at its award winning building in Euston, London NW1.
UNISON Centre, London NW1
Starting salary
£71,544 per annum incl. London Weighting Allowance & Annual Subsistence Allowance
Closing date
26 July 2018
Contract type
Full time, permanent

About this job

The Director of Systems Management will need to play an important role within UNISON’s Senior Management Group to ensure that the services we provide to our organising teams and members continue to be of the highest standard and at the leading edge of the trade union movement. You will need to be able to inspire, motivate and lead not only your teams but also other senior managers and project groups involved in the continuous development of the services which we are proud of.

You’ll provide expertise, energy, ideas and leadership to staff at both head office and in the regional organising environment. You’ll have considerable experience of the management of change, a track record in leading successful and innovative projects, preferably in both the trade union/not for profit sector and the wider commercial environment.

How to apply

To apply for this opportunity, please download and complete the general application form and monitoring forms (under “Resources”) and see job description and person specification (under “Documents”).

Please note that only the General Application form will be accepted.

Please send four copies of the completed application form along with the recruitment and disability monitoring form to Human Resources, UNISON Centre, 130 Euston Road, London NW1 2AY quoting ref: ORD/84.

Closing date for completed application forms is 12 noon on Thursday 26 July 2018.

Interviews for this position will be held on 20 and 21 August 2018.


UNISON is the UK’s leading public services trade union, with over 1.3 million members working in the public sector, private, voluntary and community sectors and in the energy services. We employ approximately 1,200 staff, with around 370 at our national centre in Euston in central London and the remainder in our 12 regions across the UK, including Northern Ireland.

UNISON is a dynamic, progressive union, committed to equality. We encourage men and women of all ages, Black and minority ethnic groups, disabled people, lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people to work with us.