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1 South Gyle Crescent, Edinburgh, EH12 9EB
£61,325 - £66,018 per year
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Full Time
37.5 hours per week
Work From Home:

This position has expired.

No more evident than at this time, NHS National Services Scotland’s (NSS) mission is to support the delivery of better health and care as a vital part of NHS Scotland providing solutions and services enabling NHS Boards on delivering health improvement and patient care. 

The core purpose of the Digital & Security organisation is the provision of world class Digital and Security expertise, solutions and services to our customers, which include NSS, NHS Boards, Scottish Government and the wider Public Sector in Scotland. 

A critical role in ensuring integrated Business Technology strategy and delivery of suitable and effective solutions and services is the Digital Business Partner (DBP) position. This role provides the trusted technology advisor to the customer to ensure that technology delivery and service aligns to the business strategy and operational requirements. 

As a DBP you will be responsible for developing and delivering digital strategy and roadmap for your customer. You will be ensuring that overall Technology architecture / solutions support current and future business plans. You will support the transition of demand into solutions that add value for money in line with customer priorities. In addition, you will provide the conduit from Digital and Security on all aspects of operations relevant to the customer ensuring the operational reporting and relevant information is used to further drive improvements in the provision of solutions and services. 

You will be a key player in the development of the Digital Office function and in partnership with the wider Business Partner team ensuring a consistent and professional approach. You will liaise and partner across Clinical, Transformation, Cloud Operations and Information Security areas in ensuring cross functional approaches are designed and delivered to the customer in line with Digital and Security technology roadmaps. 

Applications are invited from individuals who have Business partnering experience in a technical discipline who are both operationally minded to drive improvements and are curious to drive new ways of working and technology implementation to achieve step function changes in delivery. 

Our benefits package includes pension scheme, comprehensive range of work life balance policies, occupational health services, learning resource centres and discounted leisure, financial and shopping benefits. 

The successful candidate must comply with the Mandatory Induction Standards and with the Code of Conduct for Healthcare Support Workers. 

For an informal discussion on the post, please contact Shelley Brackenridge on 07949146442

Further information on NSS is available from:

Closing date for completed applications is Wednesday 18th May 2022

Please note that the majority of correspondence is sent by e-mail only, so please check your e-mail regularly (including junk folders).

We welcome applications from all candidates, however in line with Scottish Government requirement we will be giving priority consideration to Test and Protect core staff who meet the essential criteria for the role.

NHS National Services Scotland is an equal opportunities employer and as committed participant in the disability confident scheme, guarantees to interview all disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria for our vacancies