IT Manager

A superb opportunity has arisen for an IT Manager to join a growing financial services company based near Wimbledon/South West London. This Financial Service organisation has been recording double digital growth over the past couple of years and due to upward internal career progression they are looking to hire a new IT Manager to act as the main interface between the business and all IT Application Development teams.

The Team.

As the IT Manager you will be reporting directly into the head of IT and be responsible for providing leadership to a large IT workforce(15-20) split into 3 distinct teams which are responsible for all IT Application (In-House) Development (Java based) an outsourced Business Intelligence team and a small application support team.

The position

On a day to day basis, the IT Manager will be responsible for:

  • Providing leadership, strategy, and performance management to the BI, Support, and IT Development teams
  • Ensuring that all IT teams are meeting business requirements and providing technical solutions within SLA's.
  • Surfacing and mitigation of IT risk and continual service improvement.
  • Working with teams across the organization including business users, project management, development, test and vendor teams.
  • Being responsible for driving the technology and business roadmaps and strategic direction.

About You

The successful IT Manager will be ITIL qualified and have experience working in a similar IT Management role. You should have good leadership and communication skills, with the ability to articulate IT issues into business terms and face off to senior executives. You will need experience driving delivery across IT Applications and ensuring the projects are completed on time.

In Return…

You will be joining a successful organisation in the sought after financial services industry, which has been growing at an impressive rate over the past few years. The company is known for treating their staff well, and there are plenty of opportunities for training, development, and promotion across the business.

If you are looking to work with a supportive company, where you can get involved in a large scale IT transformation programme, then please don't hesitate to apply!

Job reference information
Advertiser Huxley
Contact Name Scott Baxter
Telephone 0207 469 5151 (Please reference Dice when calling)
Reference HA-32590768_1491382482

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