Director of Digital Development
Contract Type
Working Hours
Full Time
Vacancy Description

Job Title: Director of Digital Development

Salary: circa £75,000 per annum
Salary Band: SCS1
Contract Type: Permanent  

Number of Posts: 1

Type of Post: Concurrent 
Hours: full-time

Closing date: midnight on 26/06/2015


The Role

The newly established Parliamentary Digital Service requires a Director of Digital Development to lead the delivery, design, content and technical development for Parliaments digital presence. They are required to build and develop a digital delivery capability for Parliament and establish the UK Parliament as a digital leader. Also manage the technical, delivery, testing, design, user experience and content functions of the Parliamentary digital service.


The Person

The successful candidate will have the following skills/experience:

  • Excellent technical skills including:
    • .NET, PHP, LAMP based and Microsoft environments and X/HTML, SQL, JScript, ASP/X, XML and semantic digital development
  • Proven experience of managing multidisciplinary teams.
  • Highly effective relationship management, leadership and negotiation skills



Generous annual leave entitlement

Interest-free season ticket loan

Child care voucher scheme

Discounted membership of the in-house gym

All applications must be submitted on a House of Commons application form

More information on the role can be found on the job description