UK IT Manager
GBP50000 - 55000 / annum
5th February 2018
Are you an ambitious IT Manager looking an exciting new challenge? Would you like to join a high profile international retail brand as they expand into the UK Market? Can you demonstrate previous experience within the retail, e-commerce or similar industry sectors? Do you have experience leading a small team and managing third party suppliers? This role represents an excellent opportunity to lead the UK IT operations for a well-respected and successful business who have exciting growth plans over the next few years. As the successful applicant you will collaborate with end-users, business partners and regional leadership to ensure the alignment of IT infrastructure and business software systems with company objectives and strategy as well as provide strong leadership to the local Tech support team. A selection of your key duties will be to effectively lead a broad range of IT projects through various phases to successful project completion including but not limited to technology planning, support and demand management. Participate in and contribute to execution of the combined technology strategy and vision, build and maintain a core understanding of all regional systems and the business functions they support, facilitate relationships with regional operations, purchasing, stores and the facilities teams to understand business needs.
To be considered you will be able to demonstrate previous experience 2 years plus experience of people management within an IT environment, excellent communication skills and the ability to work with a geographically diverse business. Project management experience; including small to medium scale systems implementation experience, proven ability to develop compelling business case for necessary technologies and services. Proven ability to assess project risks and make the appropriate decisions, experience with systems support practices. Previous experience within a retail, e-commerce, FMCG or wholesale business would be advantageous. In return we offer a competitive basic salary and benefits package, exciting career development and the chance to work with a high profile growing business
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