Director of IT

Posted by on April 28th, 2023

Director of IT

Posted by on April 28, 2023

Director of IT,  £75,000-£85,000 PA We have an exciting opportunity available for a Director of IT to join a high growth company with the HQ in the North-west, operating from multiple sites and with 500+ employees.  The business is now entering an exciting time of change, with a new senior leadership structure and a transformational agenda to bring a more commercial and customer-centric approach. With a growing focus on Ecommerce, this business is keen for technology to further enable growth and maximise commercial opportunity. What you’ll be doing: Leading the IT team in the planning, execution, transformation and evaluation of all IT activity, in collaboration with key stakeholders. Providing leadership and direction, coaching, development, and SMART objectives, to create a high performing, highly engaged team Being the IT lead for all IT, systems and business information projects, directly supporting key stakeholders and project owners in their delivery and review Being an ambassador for the use of technology, continuously looking to improve and drive change Being responsible for the security of all data to ISO 27001 standards, whilst ensuring business continuity of systems and operations within the IT function What they’re looking for: Experience in creating IT strategy and roadmaps and implementation of IT strategy Excellent stakeholder engagement/relationship building skills, internally and externally with 3 rd party suppliers Strong technical skills and understanding of a broad IT environment – Microsoft windows, Office 365, Windows Server 2016, Windows Server 2019, Exchange, telephony, networking, WMS such as Manhattan, JDE, Empirica etc, ERP, Digital solutions Passion around continuous improvement and driving positive change Collaborative and customer-centric approach Experience of being responsible for information security to ISO 27001 standards.  Accreditation such as CISSP desirable Experience at Director level Based on the Lancashire / Liverpool border, this position is easily commutable from the M58 / M6 motorway network. We also offer up to £500 for every successful referral, if you know someone who matches this skill set please let us know. Tilt Recruitment are specialists in IT Recruitment. We work hard to find our candidates their perfect roles within fantastic organisations across the UK. If this role isn’t right for you, please still get in touch with us as we may have other roles which may suit you better. Follow us on LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook. Tilt Recruitment is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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