IT Manager

NES Global Talent
01 Oct 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
IT Manager – Permanent – Manchester

IT Manager required for my client based in Manchster. Preference will be that you have come from a Development background and have knowledge of and SQL Server.

The IT Manager will be responsible for Managing a small team of Developers and IT Support Analysts. The IT Manager will play a key role in the management and overseeing of this small but very busy IT team. The role requires an experienced IT Manager who has great IT skills combined with a good head for business. Proven confidence in decision making is a must, as is the ability to prioritise work while being flexible enough to adapt plans, as required. The IT function produces and manages bespoke software for the business on a day-to-day operational basis.

The Role
  • Advise the business on where IT might make a difference to Company performance and service delivery.
  • Advise on technology, design, development and implementation of new and existing systems.
  • Review projects to ensure the planning, justification and evaluation meets design specification.
  • Work within an IT team to ensure new systems and developments are completed on time and to budget.
  • Ensure that there is a smooth change over from old IT systems to newly developed ones.
  • Develop using the company’s current development technologies and platforms – VB.Net, SQL server, Android development
  • Investigate and ensure fixes are delivered to system problems that occur.
  • Organise system training and system support for end users.
  • Ability to communicate with all stake holders and gather requirements
  • Easily approachable and friendly in nature.
  • Opportunity to develop Technical skill.
Required Skills
  • Proficient use of the programming language 2008/2010/2013
  • Proficient use of SQL Server Scripting
  • Experience in writing stored procedures within MS SQL Server
  • Developed Tables/Views within MS SQL Server
  • Deployment of software via the Click-once system
  • Calm and able to focus when in a pressure situation.
Not required but advantageous Skills
  • Educated to a degree standard in an IT based subject or a business degree with a technical element such as maths or engineering.
  • Several years of relevant IT management experience.
  • Extensive Project Management experience.
  • Experience with Logistics/Warehousing/Barcoding/Sales Order processing/Accounting
  • Android development
  • Consumption of internal and third-party web services
  • Use of Excel/VB scripting
  • Understanding and use of XML, HTML5, ASP.NET, Webforms (C# or & CSS3.
  • Experience in using PHP language (PHP5 and above)
  • Development and Consumption of web services
Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK and be able to drive Established in 1978, NES Global Talent provides a complete range of contract and permanent talent solutions to the Oil and Gas, Power, Construction and Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Manufacturing and IT sectors worldwide. With more than 40 offices in 28 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. Offering far more than a traditional recruitment service, we fully support our contractors while they are on assignment with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.
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