IT Manager

Recruiter
Taylor Higson
Location
Stafford
Salary
£40k - £50k pa
Posted
12 Jul 2017
Expires
20 Jul 2017
IT Manager £40k - £50k Our client are a leading privately owned name in transactional mail, inbound communications, e-billing and postage solutions. With a varied client base they are a key player in the market with the potential for real growth. Due to internal progression an opportunity has arisen for the right individual to head up the IT team. Job Description: Reporting to the IT Director, the role is to manage the software development, IT support and system administration teams within the business. We are looking for a strong technical manager with good communication skills who is capable of project managing development work and delivering ongoing improvements to the IT services within the organisation. The role requires the management of multiple software development projects, and previous experience of project management including planning and resourcing/scheduling would be desirable. The IT infrastructure is predominantly Windows based so a good knowledge of Windows Server and HyperV technologies is beneficial. As an ISO27001 accredited business, experience of security processes and procedures would also be advantageous. Previous industry knowledge and experience of document composition based development would prove advantageous but is not essential. Responsibilities: - Management of the IT teams - Planning, resourcing and delivery of internal and client development projects - Planning, resourcing and delivery of infrastructure projects (installs, migrations, upgrades etc.) - Managing up to third line support for IT systems and infrastructure Experience Required: - Suitable IT related qualification - Supervisory experience - Server, virtualisation and cloud technology knowledge - Understanding of network infrastructure - Project management (Prince2 desirable) - PrintNet or Doc Comp experience would be very desirable - Understanding of software development process (C#, scripting, GMC - beneficial) - IT service delivery experience (ITIL, change control, helpdesk etc.) - IT Security knowledge (risk assessments, encryption etc.) - Experience of ISO standards 9001, 27001 desirable.