Job No. JO-2003-17557
Salary icon £80,000 min per annum
Location icon Manchester
Office icon Manchester Office
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Head of Technology

Head of Technology

Are you a strategic leader looking for a new challenge within a dynamic IT team? Would you be comfortable reporting into board level and assisting to define the IT roadmap?
If so, my Manchester-based client are looking for a Head of Technology to lead their IT offering which includes development, test, support and infrastructure.

What will you be doing:
  • Drive and own the IT strategy and roadmap with associated planning and budgeting controls.
  • Lead the planning and implementation of IT projects covering development, infrastructure systems, database administration and desktop support.
  • Ensure all processes and procedures are well maintained and managed.
  • Acting as a technology advocate to the wider business
  • A passion to work with a talented multifunctional team
  • Manage and mitigate issues faced within technical teams
  • You will play a key role in managing the day to day aspects of the IT team to ensure project and business objectives are met
  • Provide technical, administrative and team leadership for the IT team.

Your experience may include:
  • Experience managing significant change and transformation programmes in a growing dynamic business.
  • A combination of strong leadership skills and hands-on capability to deliver IT projects in an SME environment
  • Key stakeholder management skills including the ability to present concise and pertinent information in a dynamic environment.
  • Reporting to board level to define IT budget & strategy
  • Managing cross-functional teams in an Agile environment
  • Previous experience planning and managing software delivery projects
  • Strong understanding of software development life cycle
  • Ability to build relationships with internal and external stakeholders
  • Experience of Agile methodologies – Scrum, Kanban

If this role is of interest, please apply with an up to date CV or make contact with James Rogers (FJR Technology, Manchester) for further information.
 
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Job No. JO-2003-17557
Salary icon £80,000 min per annum
Location icon Manchester
Office icon Manchester Office
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