IT Manager

Recruiter
Michael Page Technology
Location
Dartford
Posted
11 Jan 2018
Closes
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

To be responsible for ensuring IT systems delivered by the third party provider are operating as intended. Ensure IT infrastructure and software are available to all users on a 24/7 basis and managing 3rd party.

To advise on technology and how it can help the company perform better.

Client Details

leading providers of logistics and transport solutions - fun, growing, forward thinking business.

Description

IT Manager - leading providers of logistics and transport solutions

  • Lead the project to outsource IT from the Group provider to a 3rd party and ensure smooth ongoing interaction
  • Lead user for all operational IT systems
  • Facilitation of training for all staff on all relevant systems
  • Line management of one staff member
  • Lead role in continuous improvement on all company software
  • Chief liaison with company software and IT service providers
  • Provide IT access and software to remote users in out based offices throughout the UK and Europe.
  • Ensure adequate DR backup is in place to support 24/7 business
  • Ensuring integrity of reporting through sound processes across the business through uniformity of data in the operating systems, leading to improved business analytics
  • Ensure adequate security measures are in place to protect infrastructure and data
  • Management of purchasing of appropriate hardware to suit the business needs, and subsequent stock tracking
  • Management of mobile devices
  • Use and presentation of detailed project plans including holistic on-going review documents
  • To liaise effectively with other relevant industry and IT teams to share best practice and developments for continual improvements of services and processes
  • Ad-hoc projects received from Finance Director

Specific knowledge and Experience:

IT background and qualifications

Office 365, Power BI

Advanced level excel skills

Cloud based infrastructure solutions

Relevant industry experience preferable

Relevant systems related experience and experience of change management

Profile

IT Manager - leading providers of logistics and transport solutions

Job Purpose: To be responsible for ensuring IT systems delivered by the third party provider are operating as intended. Ensure IT infrastructure and software are available to all users on a 24/7 basis

Specific knowledge and Experience:

IT background and qualifications

Office 365, Power BI

Advanced level excel skills

Cloud based infrastructure solutions

Relevant industry experience preferable

Relevant systems related experience and experience of change management

To advise on technology and how it can help the company perform better, and oversee new systems

  • Lead the project to outsource IT from the Group provider to a 3rd party and ensure smooth ongoing interaction
  • Lead user for all operational IT systems
  • Facilitation of training for all staff on all relevant systems
  • Line management of one staff member
  • Lead role in continuous improvement on all company software
  • Chief liaison with company software and IT service providers
  • Provide IT access and software to remote users in out based offices throughout the UK and Europe.
  • Ensure adequate DR backup is in place to support 24/7 business
  • Ensuring integrity of reporting through sound processes across the business through uniformity of data in the operating systems, leading to improved business analytics
  • Ensure adequate security measures are in place to protect infrastructure and data
  • Management of purchasing of appropriate hardware to suit the business needs, and subsequent stock tracking
  • Management of mobile devices
  • Use and presentation of detailed project plans including holistic on-going review documents
  • To liaise effectively with other relevant industry and IT teams to share best practice and developments for continual improvements of services and processes
  • Ad-hoc projects received from Finance Director

Job Offer

50k to 55k


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