Configuration Manager - up to £70k - Southampton

Sanderson Recruitment
£55k - £70k pa + benefits
06 Oct 2017
06 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently seeking a Configuration Manager to join a newly formed Service Management team within a leading Wealth Management organisation. This organisation is going through major transformation, and part of this is the significant growth of their in-house service management capability. The Configuration Manager position is brand new, and will own the whole Configuration Management process and CMDB. Even though this role sits within a technical function, the role itself is relationship led, and will need someone with excellent emotional intelligence, communication and stakeholder management skills. All data is provided by 3rd parties, so you will be working very closely with these partners to ensure that this work is delivered accurately and to the right standard. Responsibilities - Own and manage the Configuration Management process across IT - Maintain the CMDB - Drive the increasing automation of IT assets within the database - Closely manage the relationship with multiple stakeholders across IT, Suppliers and the Business - Communicate all changes made to the CMDB to all relevant stakeholders Key Competencies - Previous experience in a similar role - Excellent relationship management skills - specifically influencing, persuasion, communication and empathy - Excellent commercial awareness in all decision making - Take a positive approach to all challenges - Relevant qualifications - ITIL v3 or ISO 20000 This leading financial services business has over 18 million customers in the UK and worldwide. They offer excellent career development opportunities providing each individual the opportunity to grow within the organisation. To learn more about this unique opportunity, please contact Hannah Waddington on ************* or email her at **********************************.
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