IT Director

Recruiter
Spring Technology
Location
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, CV31
Salary
£80,000 per annum
Posted
12 Feb 2019
Closes
20 Feb 2019
Position/Level
Professional / Specialist
Responsibilities
Analyst
Sector
Technology
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English
IT Director

Market leading and award winning Software Company is looking for an experienced IT Director to be based at the Midlands HQ in Leamington Spa, Warwickshire. The IT Director will spearhead strategic panning for IT Services across the company and will also be responsible for all day to day operations within IT.

Key responsibilities:
*Responsible for service related elements of future IT Strategy.
*Responsible for formulating, costing and recommending hosting and live operations strategy.
*Responsible for researching, designing, documenting and recommending cost effective IT solutions.
*Work with the IT project board on guiding and optimising technical decision making on IT products.
*Responsible for smooth running and management of all live IT service elements.
*Oversee the provision on helpdesk services, and desktop equipment to staff.
*Assist senior management in planning, implementation, and evaluation of changes to current operations, systems and procedures.
*Maintain data integrity and software licensing within the business.
*Define, monitor and report on SLAs for internal IT support, infrastructure and live operations.
*Manage the day to day running of the IT department and oversee the supervision of the IT team.
*Review performance of IT systems and determine operating costs, productivity levels and update requirements.
*Make benchmarked, analysed and reported recommendations to improve IT infrastructure and systems.
*Manage IT departments operational and strategic planning, including requirements, project planning and organising allocation of resources.
*Develop and implement all IT policy and procedure for architecture, IT security and disaster recovery.
*Maintain Information Security in accordance with GDPR and business needs.
*Be a point of contact for internal customers, partners, stakeholders and third parties.

Key skills, knowledge and experience required:
*Experience in a previous Senior IT Leader capacity in a medium-large sized company.
*Demonstrable experience of managing mission critical IT operations ideally in an online environment.
*Experience of implementing large scale networking and infrastructure projects.
*Demonstrable experience managing teams of 10+ people.
*Experience of developing; IT Strategy, IT Support, IT Solutions, NOC and Monitoring.
*Knowledge of server and networking hardware.
*Knowledge of programming technologies and processes.
*Strong knowledge of emerging technologies and systems.
*Strong influencer, skills and experience in stakeholder management, assertive and motivational.

This is an amazing opportunity to join an established company during an exciting period of change. The salary for this role is £80,000-£90,000 plus an excellent benefits package including; generous bonus scheme, pension and healthcare to name a few.

Please apply ASAP to be considered.

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