IT Director

Location: Birmingham
Job Type: Permanent
Discipline: Infrastructure and Support
Reference: IAT30457
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum
IT Director

The role is working for a well establish and secure organsation that has a track record in providing an amazing service to its customers. They are a multi- site operation and are looking for a key person to transform the companies technology function

As the IT Director you will lead a full IT function encompassing development, infrastructure, support, project management and service delivery, whilst also managing the relationships with business stakeholders. A major part of the roles responsibilities will be defining and delivering the strategic technology roadmap, where you'll enjoy the autonomy and financial backing to introduce cutting-edge solutions. You will create a transformative digital strategy to deliver the aims of the Group Strategy.

Essential Keys Skills:

  • Hands on strong technical aptitude across the IT stack, with deep experience of Microsoft a formality
  • Experience of designing leading the implementation of a technology road map in an organisation of comparable size and complexity, including transitioning out of legacy to a resilient fully supported model, including selection of new technologies
  • You’ll be a problem solver with strong organisational skills to coordinate stakeholders, prioritise how resources are used, and manage complex projects
  • Experience of ITIL implementation is a key advantage
  • 5+ years' experience managing a diverse IT team across several geographic sites, building a customer-focused IT culture, helping teams adopt new ways of working. Use the transition from legacy software and systems to upskill and develop the IT team whilst delivering efficiency
  • An understanding of the impact of data science on IT architecture, extending to data warehouse, BI and associated coding

In Return they are offering

  • Competitive basic salary
  • Bonus Scheme
  • Private Medical Insurance
  • 33 days holiday inclusive of bank holidays
  • Company contribution Pension scheme
  • Share Incentive Plan
  • Various other benefits to include cycle to work scheme

This role is a remote based role but does require travel to multiple sites around the UK

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