IT Manager

  • Location:

    Bolton, Greater Manchester

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  • Salary:

    £35000 - £45000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Simon Creber

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

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IT Manager (IT, Management, Manager, Active Directory, AD, Server, Hands on, Firewalls, Lead, Project) - Permanent - Bolton


Search IT are currently looking for an IT Manager on a permanent basis for our very prestigious business based in Bolton.


Salary: £45,000 per annum

Location: Bolton


Skills/Requirements for the IT Manager:

  • 2/3rd line support in a multi-site environment
  • Good knowledge of firewall configuration and management
  • Microsoft Active Directory, Windows 2008, 2012, 2016 server, Windows 10 desktop, GPO, DNS, DHCP hands on experience
  • VMware administration and configuration
  • Windows 2012 / 2016 Server and Windows 10 desktop systems, build and deployment
  • Firewall administration, VPN, network switch configuration and support
  • Experience of and complying with GDPR and Data Protection regulations
  • Experience in Business Continuity planning and testing
  • Proven experience of managing IT projects using a formal project methodology
  • Experience of IT Governance Procedures


The IT Manager will be responsible for:

  • Managing and supporting an IT infrastructure, as well as managing, developing and motivating IT staff
  • Acting as the 2nd and 3rd Line support for IT support queries
  • Overseeing the Active Directory and Office 365 environments
  • Monitoring and managing the IT helpdesk to ensure all 2nd / 3rd line support issues are rectified quickly and efficiently
  • Assisting in the delivery of the business continuity plan of the organisation
  • Assisting the IT Manager in the successful delivery of IT projects and take ownership of assigned projects and ensure the successful delivery of them within timescales and budget
  • Contributing to the development of robust IT processes to ensure that a high-quality service is provided to both internal and external customers
  • Supporting the IT Manager in the development of system documentations
  • Developing and implementation of Cyber Security best practice across the business


Start date is ASAP


Would you or anyone you know be interested in this role?


IT Manager (IT, Management, Manager, Active Directory, AD, Server, Hands on, Firewalls, Lead, Project) - Permanent - Bolton

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