IT Manager


MS IM 7387954


Business Intelligence, Helpdesk, Information Technology , IT Trainer, Network Adminstration, Other, Project Manager, Security, Support


£40,000 to £45,000 Per Annum


+ Excellent Bens + Hybrid Working


Stanford Le Hope - Hybrid

Contract Type:


We specialise in the recruitment of high quality candidates in the Technology sector. We have an excellent opportunity for an IT Manager to ensure the efficient and reliable daily operation of the IT department, as well as develop and implement strategic projects. This will be a full hands-on technical role.

Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 based on experience

Hybrid working: 3 days in the Essex office, 2 days from home

Hours: Monday to Friday, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

IT Manger’s Core Duties

  • Lead the IT Department’s operational and strategic planning, including innovation, projects, and the allocation of resources
  • Ensure that the most cost effective and robust disaster recovery plan is in place
  • Benchmark, analyse & recommend improvements of the IT Infrastructure and systems
  • Manage the financial aspects of the Department, including purchasing, budgeting, and reviews
  • Develop business case justifications and cost/benefit analyses for spend and initiatives
  • Develop and implement all policies and procedures, including those for architecture, security, disaster recovery, standards, purchasing and service provision
  • Negotiate and administer any 3rd party/consultant contracts and service agreements.
  • Manage the deployment, monitoring, maintenance, development, upgrade and support of all IT systems including servers, PC’s, operating systems, hardware, software and peripherals
  • Work with stakeholders to define business and systems requirements for new technology implementations
  • Practice asset management for IT hardware, software and equipment

IT Manager’s Key Skills

  • Experience as an IT Manager
  • Prophet Support Engineer or experience with ERP system Prophet
  • Experience in the Fresh Produce or Food Manufacturing sectors
  • Knowledge of Crystal reporting
  • SQL knowledge
  • Experience with QlikSense and Foodsafe 360 (desirable)
  • Experience with Office365 and VMware (desirable)
  • Line management experience (desirable)

Are you enthusiastic about the IT Manager job? Send us your CV in Word format today.