IT Manager

Recruiter
Harvey Nash
Location
Manchester
Posted
26 Dec 2018
Closes
24 Jan 2019
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Role- IT Manager Location- South-West Greater Manchester Salary- Competitive

Our client in Greater Manchester are embarking on a transformation to progress their IT and Infrastructure as they look to implement a new ERP systems to manage the increase in demand as their brand and popularity increases.

The main purpose of the successful candidate will be to oversee the effective delivery and management of a new enterprise resource programme (ERP) into the organisation. The chosen solution being SAP B1.

Further, to work closely with colleagues within the team to drive, implement and manage the strategy of IT and IS developments and projects that provide on-going cost effective solutions for all aspects of the organisations business activity and development and ensure IT capacity adequately supports current and projected business growth.

MAIN DUTIES:

* Formulate and progress IT and IS strategies that allow the organisation to achieve its key business and service objectives;

* Deliver numerous IT and IS projects into the organisation aligned to the IT strategy;

* Optimise the utilisation of resources in delivering and supporting the solutions provided;

* Determine the most appropriate design of infrastructure to support the business, taking into account prevailing best practices and technologies;

* Maintain an oversight of all IT and IS projects ensuring that compatibility and integration issues are taken into account and, as a member of the project steering group, be responsible for the monitoring and control of all IT-led projects within the company;

SKILLS/ KNOWLEDGE/ EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: Essential (E) Desirable (D)

* IT management (E)

* Project/ Delivery management experience (E)

* Project Management certification (e.g. Prince2) (E)

* SAP B1 (D) or ERP delivery experience (E)

* Experience in providing maintenance activities such as patching / upgrading and disaster recovery testing (D)

* Deadline management and target driven (E)

* Understanding of modern industry standards such as Cloud technology and Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) (D)

If you feel you would suit this role and have the essential skills mentioned, then please apply by submission of your CV

Similar jobs

Similar jobs