IT Manager

Trade Centre Wales
From £27,500 to £30,000 per annum Company car after successful complet
03 Oct 2017
04 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

The Trade Centre Wales are now recruiting an IT Manager for the region’s most successful used car superstore, with over 2000 cars on display over 3 sites. Our business established in 1999 is looking for great people with fantastic track records for our Management team in the IT department.

We want the best, the very best! If that is you, then you will be rewarded with an industry leading package.

Responsibilities of IT Manager

As IT Manager you are responsible for the following roles

·Responsible for placing orders of new PCs, Monitors, Switches and ensuring we have suitable stock levels which can be monitored on the Hub

·Responsible for the authorisation of new computers, phones, monitors to be issued to staff in the event of failure of their current.

·Weekly auditing of the server rooms ensuring they comply with the Server Room Policy

·Assisting 1st Line Support with escalated issues

·Advising 1st Line Support of the best solutions and advice when approached

·Responsible for the auditing of ALL IT Equipment

·Producing reports for Senior Managers & Directors when requested

·Upkeep and maintenance of internal servers ensuring they are functioning correctly

·Responsibility for Firewall Policies and LAN & DHCP Reservations

·You will be responsible for conducting Annual Reviews of IT Staff

·Balancing staff workload

·Quality monitoring of the support provided by 1st Line IT Assistants

·Escalating issues to 3rd Party providers such as BT, Virgin Media, GCC, Maintel (Telecoms), Greenlight (CanCan CRM) and being the point of contact

·Monitoring of Company Social Media & brand on these platforms

·Responsible for providing invoices to line manager for final approval on costs

·Point of Contact for Clarity Copiers relating to printer issues & orders

·Ensuring all staff are following the company’s Computer & Internet usage policy


·Office 365 Knowledge

·Knowledge of LAN Networks, switches, Windows Servers

·Hands-on experience with computer networks, network administration and network installation

·Excellent knowledge in computer hardware & software systems

·Proven working experience as an IT Manager or relevant experience for progression

Desired Abilities / Experience

·Managing WatchGuard Firewalls

·Experience in Microsoft Azure

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