Group IT Manager
AMETEK
Thames, Middlesex,on, Sunbury,UK
6d ago

Position Description :

Scope of Role :

To provide IT management across the Airtechnology Group, including development of the staff and the overall IT landscape.

This role will be the key link into corporate IT and ensure group wide compliance with all IT policies & procedures.

Main Duties / Responsibilities

This is a hands-on management role. It covers all aspects of IT within a group operating environment, this includes IT utilisation, training, hardware and investment planning plus business applications knowledge / experience.

  • Develops, manages and supports the IT Infrastructure and Applications for approximately 300 users at 2 manufacturing sites in UK
  • Responsible all aspects of user / business support for all IT issues through the IT helpdesk and disaster recovery planning and testing.
  • Manages and develops the IT team and coordinates and approves the activities of all assigned contract resources
  • Executes infrastructure and applications projects as both the leader and a functional expert, driving additional business reporting solutions / software
  • Design, develop and support IT solutions for business requirements and maintain project plans. Manage the production of well structured and appropriately tested software, compliant with corporate and departmental standards and / or working practices
  • Create and update documentation / workflows by department / process both for existing solutions and new developments to populate a digital document library
  • Works with the Finance department to manage the IT capital and expense budgets for the business including all IT hardware and software maintenance contracts
  • Works in conjunction with other Ametek IT staff in UK and US to deliver services to the Airtechnology business
  • Ensures compliance with US SOX requirements
  • Liaise with software providers to ensure problems are solved correctly and in a timely manner.
  • Position Requirements :

    Professional Knowledge & Experience :

  • 1. Good command of the English language and very articulate;
  • 2. Previous experience in similar role essential

    3. Comprehensive and progressive IT experience, mainly focused on applications development and support.

    4. Demonstrated experience of project leadership and management of IT within a corporate environment

    5. Experience with Microsoft Dynamics NAV, AS400 and Unix systems desirable

    6. SQL reporting desirable

    7. IT skills on Microsoft office products, network support and applications in general

    8. Proven track record of providing IT support to users in a multi-site environment

    9. Proven experience with SOX documentation for IT environments and demonstrating compliance

    10. Ability to communicate well at all levels (both internally & externally)

    11. Ability to multi-task, prioritise tasks and meet deadlines is key

    12. Good attention to detail

    13. Ability to train & develop staff both direct and across the wider business

    14. A highly organised individual who can keep track of many overlapping projects / activities but focuses on delivering the results, target driven

    15. Demonstrates a hands on attitude taking a proactive and flexible / innovative approach to all situations

    16. Handles pressure well

    Education & Qualifications :

    1. BSc / BA required in Engineering, Business or Computer Science

    2. Comprehensive and progressive IT experience, mainly focused on applications development & support.

    3. Demonstrated experience of project leadership and management of IT within a corporate environment

    4. Experience with Microsoft Dynamics NAV,AS400 and Unix systems desirable

    5. SQL reporting desirable

    Report this job
    checkmark

    Thank you for reporting this job!

    Your feedback will help us improve the quality of our services.

    Apply
    My Email
    By clicking on "Continue", I give neuvoo consent to process my data and to send me email alerts, as detailed in neuvoo's Privacy Policy . I may withdraw my consent or unsubscribe at any time.
    Continue
    Application form