IT Finance Systems Lead

The National Trust
£50,000 per annum
13 Nov 2017
15 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The National Trust continues to make £multi-million investments to transform our technology capability in support of our cause. That’s no small task when you consider the incredible breadth of what we do. This journey of transformation will deliver phenomenal benefits for our organisation and dramatically enhance how we connect people with our cause. We’ve just put a brand new 10 year IT strategy in place that’s firmly aligned with our business strategy – a strategy which will bring big delivery challenges as well as one huge opportunity for your career.

What it's like to work here

We provide the best possible working environment for you throughout the building whilst also promoting and fostering a sociable Heelis Community. Do great things for us and we’ll do great things for you and your career.

Heelis is the Central Office for the National Trust; it was named after one of the Trust’s biggest benefactors Mrs William Heelis, There are approximately 500 staff from across the Trust’s directorates, including the Executive team and the Director General, are based here.

Heelis was designed to be highly sustainable and has won a number of nationally recognised awards.Designed by Feilden Clegg Bradley Architects in 2005, this architectural gem uses timber from our woodlands and wool from Herdwick sheep grazed on Trust farmlands, to help make Heelis a unique working environment.

What you'll be doing

You will be responsible for leading the IT transition and the operational support of IT systems servicing the Trust’s Finance functions. The role includes the implementation and management of IT change, release, disaster recovery planning and operational excellence ensuring best practice is applied to the systems in your scope.

Who we're looking for

    Excellent working knowledge of finance solutions, ideally Agresso.First-rate communications skills with a range of audiences both IT and functionalProven experience of delivering support services to agreed SLA’sExperience of ITIL services in large or complex IT operations organisationsExperience of working in a similar matrix management environment
The package

Looking after you

    Health cash plan – from as little as £2.81 per month for you and your dependentsPension contribution match up to 10%EAP and proactive Health and WellbeingDiscounted gym membership
Looking after your career

    Grow your career through professional training courses across the TrustDevelop your skills with an internal secondmentPay review linked to values and behaviours, commitment to progressionIncome protection due to illness
Unique to Us

    Work in some of the most beautiful, iconic and unique locations in the UKFree entry to NT properties for you, a guest and your children (under 18)20% off in our retail and catering outletsDiscount up to 35% off a National Trust holiday cottage booking

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