IT Manager

Recruiter
Reed Technology
Location
Birmingham
Posted
10 Jan 2018
Closes
19 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A new opportunity has emerged for an experienced and charismatic IT Manager to join our client based in Birmingham.

The IT Manager will be responsible for contributing to the formulation and delivery of the IT Strategy and Operational Deployment business plan in addition to creating an operating budget for the department and ensuring that all strategic, operational and financial targets are met.

The post holder will oversee the maintenance and development of business networks and systems encompassing ERP, Infrastructure (hardware and server) and Telephony. As IT Manager you will also be accountable for negotiating service level agreements with external suppliers to ensure agreed targets and standards are met. Additionally you will manage and develop all members of IT ensuring that their personal development goals are met and resources are best utilised.

Skills and Experience:

• You will need to be a strong commercial leader with extensive business systems solution experience
• An excellent track record of defining and implementing IT strategies and implementing new practices in technology
• Extensive experience in successfully managing several multi-disciplinary teams within internal IT and developing individuals
• Excellent verbal communication skills with the ability to engage and negotiate with external vendors and key non-technical stakeholders to explain complex IT concepts
• A strong working knowledge and understanding of computer systems, applications and operating systems
• Extensive ERP systems experience including e-commerce and e-platforms and business systems solution deployment within an ERP environment
• A proven track record in successfully delivering change and transformation, utilising agile project management knowledge and experience

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