Director of IT

Recruiter
Reed Technology
Location
Warwickshire
Salary
£80,000 per annum
Posted
08 Sep 2017
Closes
19 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
I am recruiting for a Director of IT to join my client based in the West Midlands.

The Director of IT will be responsible for creating the organisations strategy for IT which will allow the organisation to gain a commercial advantage. In addition to the development of strategy, the Director of IT will be responsible for resource management, network, hardware and server infrastructure maintenance and the creation and monitoring of a departmental operating budget.

Essential Skills and Experience:
• At least 5+ years experience as a Senior IT Professional
• Vast experience in successful transformation and change management
• Cross functional IT leadership experience- e.g. leading teams across software development, architecture and
• Experience in external supplier management and the negotiation service agreements.
• Extensive experience and a strong working knowledge of Enterprise Resource Planning (EPR) systems.
• A proven track record of successfully implementing new practices in technology across an organisation.
• Strong communication skills with the ability to communicate across all levels (technical and non-technical).
• Must have held a position reporting into the Managing Director (or similar reporting line).
• A proven track record of taking personal accountability for corporate decisions and the outcomes.

The ideal candidate will be a motivational leader, who values and actively seeks self-improvement, with the ability to compromise in order to achieve solutions accepted by all parties.

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