Group IT Manager

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    General engineering & manufacturing, IT & infrastructure

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  • Salary:

    £45k - 50k per year + benefits

  • Contact:

    Simon Roberts

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    01384 446113

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

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An experienced Group IT Manager is required for an established SME manufacturing and distribution business that supplies engineered components on a global basis. This company has an excellent reputation for supplying products across a wide range of industrial sectors. With a proud heritage based on customer service excellence they are a key supplier to many successful and widely recognised brands. To be considered for this Group IT Manager position you must have a demonstrable track record of managing and developing reliable and business focused IT systems that provide a solid platform for business acceleration, growth and competitive advantage.

In the position of Group IT Manager position you will:

  1. Develop, manage and support the complete IT infrastructure and applications for users and stakeholders across two UK based sites.  
  2. Take full responsibility for all business and user IT issues from helpdesk to disaster recovery, planning and testing.
  3. Work with the senior management team to evolve the digital strategy /roadmap for the business, keeping abreast of new emerging technologies that can deliver efficiencies and competitive advantage.
  4. Proactively manage develop, coach & train the IT team and allocate projects, work and resource where and when required.  
  5. Be confident, able to work at senior management level to manage the IT capital and expense budget for all IT hardware and software maintenance contracts.
  6. Have a strong practical aptitude leading by example setting high standards and have a thorough understanding across a range of hardware / software and applications including Sage Line, ERP, CRM Microsoft office 365, windows, IOS, SQL DBA.
  7. Have a professional approachable and driven personality, able to think and plan strategically but capable of handling day to day IT issues and problems providing a rapid response service to end users and stakeholders.

This is an important and highly visible position for this rapidly growing and successful company the role of Group IT Manager is a great opportunity to help move the business forward by creating a solid IT department and platform that can handle exciting new digital IT applications and software packages.

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Executive Search, a leading technical and industrial consultancy. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Executive Search are those of an Employment Agency.

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