IT Manager - Market Leading Manufacturer - Newport

Newport Permanent £50,000 - £60,000
  • IT Manager - Previous IT management experience vital
  • IT Manager - Hands-on technical skills essential

About Our Client

My client is a market leading manufacturer with a global presence.

Job Description

The successful IT Manager will be responsible for:

  • Leading a small IT team (5 people) across development and support
  • Recruiting and embedding new IT staff members, including apprentices
  • Utilising technical knowledge to ensure all IT is resilient, available and supported
  • Supporting teams internationally with IT issues - hardware, software, applications
  • Contributing to future IT strategy - considering the future of technology and how the IT landscape within the business will need to change to adapt to new trends
  • Learning a range of bespoke manufacturing systems, improving where necessary and supporting continuously
  • Working closely with 3rd party IT support provider to escalate any issues which cannot be resolved internally

The Successful Applicant

The successful IT Manager will possess:

  • Strong technical skills gained within a Microsoft environment and ability to remain technically hands-on
  • Experience of managing IT support staff is essential, experience of leading development team would be beneficial
  • Excellent communication skills, proactive approach to IT support and ability to define future IT strategy
  • Experience in an environment where 3rd party support partners are utilised
  • Exposure to bespoke applications
  • Previous experience in manufacturing environments would be a bonus!

What's on Offer

£50,000 - £60,000 dependent on experience + benefits including:

  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • 8% non-contributory pension
  • Private healthcare
  • Life assurance: 4x salary
Adam Hutchings
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+44 117 906 5147

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Adam Hutchings
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