Head of ICT

Employer
Morgan Hunt Recruitment
Location
UK
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
8 Jul 2021

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Sector
Technology & New Media
Contract Type
Permanent

Job Details

Head of IT

London

Competitive Salary

6 Months FTC

Client-

My client is a well established Not for Profit organisation who are looking for a Head of IT to come and lead the technology department. You will control, development and deployment of technology in an innovative but secure manner to help the business achieve its strategic and operational objective.

Your Role-

You will provide strategic leadership, ensuring that the organisation IT strategy and systems are developed, maintained, implemented and continuously improving the technology. You will provide advice and information to the leadership team and all other colleagues based on best practice, technological innovation and experience of other organisations on the use, implementation and development of technology. You will be creating a vision for the ICT service, communicating that vision to all stakeholders and deliver the vision. Respond creatively and flexibly to the changing needs of the business, engaging with stakeholders to understand changing needs, completing business analysis to identify changes required to the ICT service, including reconfiguration of business applications, changes to infrastructure and devices and review of policies

Develop and maintain an appropriate ICT Strategy, which identifies the future direction of the ICT service, infrastructure and application management and governance. You will be Leading and managing ICT projects to ensure the best outcomes possible.

You will be responsible for ICT capital and revenue budget management, including financial planning and monitoring of expenditure working within delegated authority and financial regulations.

You will be managing SLA's and contracts with third parties to ensure that they deliver from a quality and cost perspective, carrying out regular review meetings and monitoring performance information. You will also develop policies and procedures for the use of ICT systems and devices in conjunction with any relevant third parties, which meet legal requirements and ensure the security of all ICT systems.

What you will need to succeed-
  • Previous experience as a Head of IT/IT Director/IT Manager
  • Experience of leading large Technology projects/ strategy development and vision.
  • Knowledge and understanding of ICT Strategy and infrastructure, Information Management and Governance and ICT Security.
  • Expert understanding of key developments in the ICT industry.
  • Experience of leading change in an ICT environment.
  • Knowledge of software licensing and laws governing licensing and computer misuse
  • Budget management & purchasing ICT equipment and software
  • Experience of managing Service Level Agreements and contracts
  • Not for Profit and charity experience will be an advantage

In return-

Competitive Salary and company benefits

What you need to do next-

Please apply to this role by forwarding your most updated CV.

Morgan Hunt is a multi-award-winning recruitment Business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to temporary vacancies. Morgan Hunt is an equal opportunities employer, job suitability are assessed on merit in accordance with their skills, qualifications and abilities to perform the relevant duties required in a particular role.

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