Head of IT, North West England
Sector: IT & Digital
Location: North West England
Job type: Permanent
Head of IT - ERP, EDI, IT Strategy, Stakeholder Management
Head of IT required to join a growing FMCG company looking to take the first major step in the development of their IT department.
You will be the most senior member of staff within IT and report into the Finance Director. The main purpose of this role is to set up the strategic direction and road-maps for the IT, Infrastructure, business operations and security of the business. The IT team is currently made up of 4 members of staff, however they're looking to expand significantly in the coming months / years, which you would have a large amount of input in.
Initial projects you'll be working on would include; the implementation of multiple ERP systems and standalone applications, implementing a new EDI and ensure the complex group landscape including on and off premise services models with multiple vendors are providing the desired results.
You will also continuously identify opportunities to streamline and improve the IT landscape, not only to reduce various costs but to improve user experience and engagement.
Skills and experience required:
- Infrastructure & Applications Management
- Ability to bridge to gap between IT and the Business
- SQL experience
- Multi-site & European exposure
- Stakeholder & Third Party Vendor Management
- FMCG Experience
As the Head of IT you will receive an attractive package including car allowance, healthcare, discretionary annual bonus of up to 20% and a competitive salary.
If this role is of interest then please apply and contact Max Lynn at D R Newitt for more information.