Head of IT Systems

Location
England, Bristol
Salary
£60000 - £80000 per annum + + additional benefits
Posted
13 Apr 2021
Closes
27 Apr 2021
Ref
JN -042021-2557975
Contact
Rory Kirkman
Position/Level
Department Head
Responsibilities
Information Technology
Sector
Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent
Language
English

My client requires a Head of IT Systems in a newly created role aimed to push global IT Strategy and develop in-house systems and IT infrastructure.

This is a perfect opportunity for a candidate with a proven track record of operating at Head of IT / Business Systems level within a manufacturing business with a track record of setting and delivering strategies to support business growth.

Client Details

My client is a growing Manufacturing/Production client with offices in Swansea and Bristol.

Description

  • Take the lead role in developing and delivering a detailed IT strategy to support the overall business strategy.
  • Ensure that IT and other business systems and processes are robust and flexible, and are scalable to support business growth.
  • Creation of process and procedure around the IT function ensuring transparency and consistency within the organisation.
  • Able to control systems in order to achieve business objectives, reporting and seamless usage.
  • Oversee the IT infrastructure and ensure consistency with business requirements
  • Ownership of GDPR across the business, ensuring only necessary data is kept and kept securely.
  • Control of the IT budget and delivery of efficiencies and improvements

Profile

  • A proven track record of operating at Head of IT / Business Systems level within a manufacturing business
  • A track record of setting and delivering strategies to support business growth
  • Able to demonstrate gravitas with the senior leadership team with strong and effective communication skills
  • Able to assess and identify ideas and deliver solutions
  • Strong technical skills, with particular knowledge of SAP and Analytics and integration with other manufacturing systems
  • Strong project management skills, evidenced by roll-out of significant projects
  • Experience of end to end systems development
  • Professional IT or similar qualification

Job Offer

£60,000 - £80,000 + additional benefits