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IT Manager - Digital Transformation
Edinburgh
Salary: £50K - £55K per annum
Ref:
VR/27553

IT Manager required to join my highly respected Public Sector client in Edinburgh. This represents an opportunity to help them consolidate their Service Delivery capabilities while going through a large digital transformation.

This is an unrivalled opportunity to join my client at an important time in their history. They have recently implemented a cloud first approach and have a keen appetite for modernising their IT across the board compromising mainly Microsoft technology covering Server, Desktop, Office 365, Virtualisation and Azure. You will have a small team of direct reports (4) in Edinburgh but have overall responsibility for a number of sites spread throughout the Scotland. This is a progressive organisation who are looking for someone to match their ambitions going forward.

The role will have a will have responsibility and accountability for service delivery and Infrastructure support of sites across Scotland. From the outset, the role will have several key themes:

** Act as the bridge between technology and the business. You will have exceptional communication skills, firstly so you can understand exactly what the business needs and wants from IT, and also to be able to explain and consult with your recommendations to the Technical director and Board. You will be integral to shaping, managing and driving the delivery of new IT service capabilities including implementing new SLA and KPI Procedures.

** Strategic IT Direction - Drive IT Strategy and the IT Roadmap to ensure core system stability and full alignment to the Business plans. Ensuring that projects meet overall obligations regarding scope, quality, costs and timeframes.

** Third Party Supplier Management. You will ensure that new and existing managed service contracts are fit for purpose and put in place coherent strategies on service models, licencing, procurement etc.

** Budgets - you will manage the IT budget, identify cost savings and initiatives and maintain existing operations within agreed budgets.

** Cloud Technology - The organisation are heavily investing in their cloud capabilities, recently moving towards Dynamics 365 and Azure

Salary & Location:

Their modern office is easily commutable from all sides of Edinburgh, with ample parking onsite. In addition to a competitive salary of £50,000 - £60,000, they have an associated benefits package with all the usual perks.

This really is a one-off opportunity to join an organisation at the at a critical time of their transformation project. This will be a challenging role but there is a huge amount of good will and buy-in from senior stakeholders to allow the right candidate to build a successful team which supports what the business needs.

If this sounds of interest, please apply and call Tom Edmondson for more information.

IT Manager / IT Infrastructure Manager / Head of IT / CTO / IT Manager / IT Director / Chief Technology Officer / Head of Technology / Cloud / Azure / Infrastructure / Applications / Data / Architecture / Digital Transformation / Agile / IT Change / Permanent / Edinburgh

Skills:
IT Manager / IT Infrastructure Manager / Head of IT / CTO / IT Manager / IT Director / Chief Technology Officer / Head of Technology / Cloud / Azure / Infrastructure / Applications / Data / Architecture / Digital Transformation / Agile / IT Change /

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Ref: VR/27553
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