IT Manager

  • Location:

    Birmingham, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Dev Ops, Cloud & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £40000 - £45000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Simon Creber

  • Contact email:

    simon.creber@search.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    Req/545433

  • Published:

    5 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-01-02

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

IT Manager (Service Delivery, Management, Stakeholder Management, Budget, 3rd Party, Hands on, LAN/WAN, Cloud, ITIL) - Permanent - Birmingham

Search IT are currently looking for a IT Manager on a permanent basis for a very prestigious business based in Birmingham who have multiple sites across the UK.

Salary: £45,000 per annum
Location: Birmingham

Skills/Requirements for the IT Manager:
* Previous experience in a similar role
* Team Management
* Strong Stakeholder Management
* 3rd Party Supplier Management
* Project Budget ownership
* Excellent Infrastructure skills and knowledge
* Technical knowledge around:
o LAN / WAN
o Cloud architecture
o Windows Server / Exchange / Active Directory
o Telephony or voice comms useful
* Experience with Large scale IT deployments
* Prince 2 accredited, ideally to Prince 2 Practitioner level
* ITIL Foundation v3
* Previous service delivery management experience in an IT managed service environment

The IT Manager will be responsible for:
* Develop project plans and track progress of tasks against estimates
* Scope management
* Budget control
* Monitor project metrics, deliverables and outputs and prioritize multiple business critical issues
* Take full project ownership
* Extensive experience managing multiple and significant infrastructure & application projects
* Strong stakeholder management and communication skills
* Strong experience managing 3rd party suppliers in an outsourced environment
* Experience negotiating fixed price/T&M statements of work from 3rd party suppliers
* Experience of implementing projects in a managed services environment and an awareness of the business and technical issues associated with a managed service environment
* The ability to balance technical infrastructure requirements with the strategic direction and needs of the business
* Experience in supporting and managing networking technology for cloud and VM environment, Windows server / SQL server database, Exchange, WAN and internet connectivity, wireless and telephone systems.

Start date is ASAP

Please send an up-to-date copy of your CV to be considered for this position.

IT Manager (Service Delivery, Management, Stakeholder Management, Budget, 3rd Party, Hands on, LAN/WAN, Cloud, ITIL) - Permanent - Birmingham

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