Head of IT

Coded People
Covent Garden
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Head of IT

A Retail client are currently in search of a Head of IT for the setup of their new London office. This individual is being brought on board to define the IT development roadmap for their UK/EU presence and will be working in a range of areas including Cloud, AI, IOT, Social Network strategies etc.

The Head of IT will be involved in redesigning their current technical capacity in software development, ecommerce tools, 3rd party integrations and Infrastructure.


- Ensuring the IT strategy supports the ongoing direction of the organisation
- Project Management and System Integration
- System integration with B2C, ERP systems, Security and Payment Gateway
- Leading the team in designing and building an E-Commerce Platform
- Responsible for Team and individual development, ensuring high level of morale and motivation is maintained
- Support ongoing IT skills and knowledge within the business
- Evaluate and implements IT procedures and equipment for maximum efficiency and cost containment


- Background in software development (.Net, C#, JavaScript)
- Experience in leading software development and IT teams as a whole
- Good understanding of E-Commerce technologies, best development practices
- Experience with E-Commerce platform integration with CRM software
- Familiar with Web Services

Salary: £80,000 - £90,000 (Flexible)
Location: Central London (With some international travel)
Start Date: ASAP
This job was originally posted as www.jobsite.co.uk/job/959912905