IT Manager (Head of IT)
- Cranbrook, Kent
- £55000 - £60000 per annum + good range of benefits
IT Manager / Head of IT Strategy, operational management and project management. This wellestablished organisation is undergoing further growth and seeks an experienced IT manager to work in a Head of IT role blending handson people management with strategy and change management. IT Manager the role: This varied and exciting position is a senior position within the organisation. It will see you leading a team of IT support analysts and application support staff. You will be responsible for delivering all IT services to the site. The role will see you get to influence the strategy whilst still been able to get involved in technology decisions. You will be defining a strategy and leading a team to deliver both the business plan and the IT services across the site: Owning and delivering a strategic IT infrastructure and applications roadmap Defining and delivering technical architecture Delivering a resilient and effective IT infrastructure and applications support service Defining and implementing procedures and processes Budget size: £3m+ Stakeholder management typically directors and departmental heads Change management Budgetary and planning duties, inc P&L Thirdparty supplier management Leadership, management and ongoing development of the IT department IT Manager the person: The head of the department requires a selfmotivated and very proactive manager, who has both the softskills, to manage this wellestablished team, but the presence of mind to ask probing questions and get up to speed quickly on the department and overall operation. Strong people management skills: IT teams (ICT staff and Service Desk), performance and utilisation Experience of managing ISO27001 cert. Proven ability to undertake multiple complex tasks under pressure A strong track record in delivering ICT projects, using structured methodologies across IT and the business to the agreed time, cost and quality parameters Management of thirdparty supplier relationships Setting up and management of a Data Centre(s) Engagement and influence at senior levels Allinall, this is a great opportunity to work in an environment where you can be a key driver in positive change and development. Salary to £60k, plus excellent range of benefits. Services advertised by Dupen are those of an Agency.