IT Manager

A fantastic role for a Head of IT who will be a key member of the senior management team and will oversee the management of the IT department (including 3rd parties) in order to ensure that the business is supported - providing a high quality of service.

It is a 500-person business with five sites and you will be managing a team of five.

You will be responsible for developing & implementing the IT strategy and leading key digital projects that will sit across all business-as-usual activity.

The team maintains and develops a multi-faceted infrastructure; primarily physical and virtualised with some cloud-based services, with an in-house development team writing bespoke software internal to the business.

You should be highly experienced in working with Windows environment and be able to be hands-on when required.

Responsibilities:

  • Work with the Executive and senior management team to define and implement the medium and long-term IT Strategy
  • Ownership and oversight of all IT architecture within the business
  • Management and ownership of all IT projects and Programmes
  • Ownership and management of all key 3rd party IT relationships within the business
  • Management of all Cyber security requirements in the business
  • Communicating complex IT issues and programmes at all levels via Exec/Board reports that demonstrate progress across all IT areas
  • Understanding and articulating what information is relevant at different levels – Senior Management Team & Executive Team
  • Provide strategic guidance, project/programme support whilst ensuring change is delivered on time and within budget
  • Work with the wider management team and Executive Team to ensure there is a clear understanding of business priorities

Desirable experience:

  • Experience in a manufacturing environment and working with IT and OT systems
  • D365 knowledge
  • Business Analysis experience or qualification
  • Software Development management experience – ideally in an Agile environment
  • Networking experience
  • C# / Delphi / .Net knowledge
Salary:
£70,000
Type:
Permanent
Location:
Northamptonshire
Sector:
IT Management
Ref:
21091
Contact Name:
Charlie Freeth