IT Operations Manager

Location: Bury, England
Salary: £40,000 - £49,000 pa
Reference: EW / BH15450
Type: Permanent
Sector: IT, Digital Marketing & IT Recruitment
Deadline: 23/01/2022

The company

A unique opportunity for an experienced IT operations/project management focused candidate to join this leading company, part of a very well established, global business. 

The job

  • The role will involve the creation and maintenance of the local operation IT plan (including IT projects, critical  IT activity, IT service improvement, IT Security, and IT cost)
  • Ensuring the implementation of the global IT strategy in the business through the definition of business requirements, the execution of IT projects and deployment of agreed services (applications / technologies)
  • Ensure governance and performance of relevant IT vendors / service providers
  • Ensure resolution of IT issues impacting business performance - act as the escalation point for IT in the Business Unit
  • Ensure compliance with global policies and standards
  • Manage finance and budgets (forecasts, actual vs , etc)
  • Track and report progress and performance against objectives, service level agreements,
  • budgets and agreed KPI’s and metrics
  • Coordination of the delivery of local IT services
  • Delivery of End-market /Area focussed projects
  • Business analysis activities in support of the deployment of global / regional / local solutions

The person

  • Experience of leading IT / business engagement
  • Experience of operating in a complex geographical/ functional matrix organization is preferable
  • Considerable functional change management experience with advanced stakeholder and risk management skills
  • Degree Educated, with strong post graduate work experience including a business facing IT role and/or IT Services environment
  • Breadth of IT knowledge
  • Experience in shaping and executing transformations in the area of Retail, Trade Marketing, Route to Market, Business Development
  • Good grasp of Marketing business models and related value add IT capabilities
  • Knowledge of Dynamics 365 (or similar ERP), Selima (or similar HR system), MPOS / Verofy (or equivalent EPOS system) are preferable

The benefits

A competitive basic salary up to £49,000 is on offer plus bonus and benefits.


Ellie White
Client Director
Brewster Partners Recruitment Group


To apply for this job, please send your CV to the email above or to quoting "Vacancy: IT Operations Manager, Reference: EW / BH15450". Thank you for your interest.