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ICT Project Officer

Closing date: 24/09/2023

Reference: REQ104881

37 hours / Permanent

34,723 - 36,298 *

Canolfan Rheidol, Aberystwyth

*All salary values are pro-rata.

About the role

Join Team Ceredigion as an ICT Project Officer!

Are you an experienced and motivated ICT professional looking to take your career to new heights? Do you have a passion for leading dynamic projects that drive innovation and efficiency? If so, we have the perfect opportunity for you!

Don’t miss this exciting opportunity to be part of a dynamic team that drives change and shapes the future of technology. Take the next step in your career and apply for the ICT Project Officer role.

Ceredigion County Council is a leading, innovative organisation that are supporting the citizens of Ceredigion. We are seeking a highly skilled ICT Project Manager to be a part of our team in developing and supporting our colleagues in providing high quality services to the public.

Why join us?:

  • Join an innovative and forward-thinking organisation that values employee growth and development.
  • Collaborate with a talented and diverse team of professionals passionate about technology.
  • Enjoy a flexible and supportive work environment that promotes a healthy work-life balance.
  • Access to flexi-scheme and remote working


  • Plan, execute, and monitor ICT projects from initiation to successful completion, ensuring they are delivered on time, within budget, and meeting the highest quality standards.
  • Collaborate closely with service delivery teams to define project scope, objectives, and deliverables, and ensure effective communication throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Identify and mitigate potential risks and obstacles, adapting strategies as needed to keep projects on track and overcome challenges.


  • Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field.
  • Proven experience as an ICT Project Manager, successfully leading and delivering projects and managing system support within budget and schedule.
  • Solid understanding of ICT systems, infrastructure, and technologies, with the ability to make informed decisions based on industry trends and emerging technologies.
  • Leadership and communication skills, with the ability to effectively interact with stakeholders at all levels of the organization.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving capabilities to assess project risks and devise effective solutions.
  • Proficiency in project management tools and software.

For Further information contact: Peter G Evans: peter.evans@ceredigion.gov.uk

Job Description and Person Specification

Note: We reserve the right to extend the application closing date.

What we offer

Work-life balance

Lifestyle savings scheme

Generous employer pension scheme

Cycle to work scheme

Learning and development

Where you'll work

Customer Contact & ICT

Our service has a range of responsibilities from providing advice and support to the residents of Ceredigion to providing corporate support via our ICT, reception and mailroom teams.  Our service is responsible for the following functions: 

  • Civil Registration: Birth, deaths and marriages.
  • Corporate Customer Services: Blue badge; Contact centre; Mailroom and scanning; Receptions.
  • ICT and Information Management: Archives and modern records; ICT support; Infrastructure and security; Project and application support; Reprographics, Technical support, Software development.
  • Library Services
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