Head of IT: ERP,  Engineering, Manufacturing
Head of IT: ERP, Engineering, Manufacturing
Stockport £75000 - £80000 per annum + + Benefits
Permanent | HEADOFIT/NEW_1589894326
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Head of IT: ERP, Infrastructure. Engineering or Manufacturing Background a must

Stockport, Greater Manchester. Commutable via Macclesfield, Oldham, Warrington

£75000 pa - £80000 pa base + Benefits

Established European Defence Supplier requires key Head of IT Hire to help overhaul and grow IT capability due to impressive recently secured multi-billion pound contracts for the UK MOD.

Reporting to the Finance Director, this new role provides a great opportunity to provide leadership on new and existing projects, as well as business as usual tasks as they significantly invest in their IT Systems and in recruiting great people.

The Role:

Overall responsibility to oversee and manage all IT operations, systems, internal staff and third-party contractors

Monitoring daily operations including server hardware, software, and operating systems

Coordinating IT activities to ensure client, server, and data availability as well as network services

Identifying and eliminating security vulnerabilities with strategic solutions that increase data security while developing a network disaster recovery plan and backup procedures

Develop strategies related to the organisation's IT infrastructure including PC, server, network, comms and security

Determining business requirements for IT systems and implementing policies and procedures

Directing and supporting the implementation of new software and hardware

Identifying and recommending new technology solutions

Developing and delivering an industry 4.0 road map to a digital manufacturing operation

Required Skills and Experiences:

Great communication skills at all levels and across all audiences

Proven management and leadership skills

Strong hands-on approach due to current size of the team - must be willing to roll up their sleeves!

Great cooperation and collaboration skills

Experience of working in Engineering/Manufacturing Sector

Experience of managing and implementing IT Projects

Sound working knowledge of standard Windows based IT operations and systems including client, server and networks

Proven experience managing IT infrastructure and services including hardware and security appliances

Proficient in Microsoft Windows software, including Server, Office, and Exchange

Experience with computer networks, network administration, and network installation

The ideal candidate will have an IT Bachelor's degree in computer science or related IT / Computing field

Nice to Have's: SAP implementation skills. Prior exposure to working with Defence contacts and personnel.

As well as a great role and a competitive salary we offer life assurance, pension, 25 days holiday plus the bank holidays and the opportunity to join a great company working with great people.

Please send CV now and call Tim Morris on 07739 716 815 to find out more

Head of IT: ERP, Infrastructure. Engineering or Manufacturing Background a must.

Stockport, Greater Manchester. Commutable via Macclesfield, Oldham, Warrington

£75,000 pa - £80,000 pa Base + Benefits

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