SUMMARY OF THE POSITION
Under the line authority of the Director of Information Resources, the Senior Advisor for Database Governance, Security and Management advises the Director and Assistant Director on strategies to adopt and implement in support of data security and management activities throughout the life cycle. They are involved in all aspects of data management and security governance, both at the scientific and technical level. The goal is to provide users with quality care and services based on their needs and in line with the organization's strategic orientations.
The successful candidate will be working during a time of major change and great complexity resulting from the merger and integration of several institutions with multiple facilities, missions and professions. They will be responsible for managing department-related activities with the objective of meeting the challenges of a large organization.
This transformation also brings with it a vast and complex legal framework, in addition to performance and transparency obligations. The present circumstances mean that candidates must have a very strong sense of responsibility and accountability; managerial courage; advanced skills in change management; a commitment to continuous quality improvement in performance, efficiency and effectiveness; and rigour in budget management. The patient (client) experience and a responsibility to the population/clientele served are at the heart of all processes, the ultimate goal being to improve service access, continuity and fluidity.
·Any other combination of education and experience could be considered.
Knowledge and Abilities:
·Familiarity with the governance of information technologies and security in a large organization;
·Very good understanding of the issues associated with the position;