Applications Development Manager
Our client seeks a Development Manager / Applications Development Manager to manage the Global Applications Teams. This is a senior role and requires someone with strong strategic thinking / leadership skills, who will be accountable for managing and coordinating the resources and processes to deliver software releases, lead long-term improvement, and contribute to the strategy for the Global Applications Development team.
This role will manage two senior employees and the teams they head-up that make up around 16 people based between the UK and the US offices. Responsibilities include departmental, people and budgetary management including the development of strategy, policy and practice combined with recruiting and mentoring.
-Significant IT management skills
-10+ years experience of software development / information technology support and life cycle processes
-3+ years of ERP experience (desirable)
Client: Our client is a leading multinational publishing company with a friendly and vibrant working environment. You’ll be surrounded by motivated and passionate team members and even though this is a fast paced, cutting edge environment the level of staff turnover is extremely low, which is a credit to their fantastic, family friendly work environment, collaborative management and recognition of the importance of a work/life balance and need for continual career/ skills development of their staff. You’ll be working with a great team who are evangelical about user-centered design, on a wide variety of interesting and challenging projects with a company that has been blazing a trail in it’s market sector for decades.
Salary: £90-105k + excellent benefits (depending on experience)
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