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Role: IT Manager

Salary: £60k - £70k (car allowance 9k, plus benefits)

Location: Northampton

Main Purpose To work closely with the Head of IT to oversee the effective and efficient operation of the IT department and ensure that IT services are aligned with business operations.

The role will be wide ranging including project management, team management and hands-on technical.

Key Tasks • Supporting the Head of IT with the overall IT department management • Project management of key IT projects

• Provide technical guidance to internal stakeholders for IT development projects

• Provision of technical 3rd line support to assist and cover for the 3rd line Support Engineer • Management of external IT support contracts

• Monitoring and forecast of IT expenditure Key Skills

• IT management experience with a proven track record in service delivery

• Excellent communicator at all levels of business with the ability to relate technical issues to non-technical colleagues

• Strong team management skills

• Strong project management skills with a proven track record of delivery to time, budget and quality requirements

• Familiarity with IT service delivery standards (e.g. ITIL)

• Technical background to 3rd line support level IT Environment

• Circa 300 end users supported over 150+ sites

• Circa 100 servers running on-premise and within Microsoft Azure cloud

• Microsoft Azure Site Recovery for on-premise server DR

• Microsoft 365 E3 (Exchange, OneDrive and Teams deployed, SharePoint planned)

• Multiple business applications including real time telemetry (SCADA)

• Third party managed MPLS WAN • Cisco Meraki site firewalls