Global IT Director

Global IT Director

Job Title: Global IT Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £130000.00 - £150000.00 per annum
Reference: HQ00083310_1541171549
Contact Name: Oliver Goodenough
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 02, 2018 15:12

Job Description

Global IT Director - London Base - up to £150k + Benefits DOE

A global leader in Engineering require a proven IT Director to lead their global IT leadership team.

You will work closely with the board and IT teams to define and deliver long term strategy for all enabling services to the business, encompassing cloud infrastructure, software development and global ERP system maintenance and upgrades.

-Direct management of Global IT teams in a matrix organisation.
-Take responsibility for strategic leadership, project designs and rollouts for back end systems, application development, infrastructure and support, as well as the delivery of ERP and CRM systems.
-Manage the global IT budget, developing business case rationalisations and cost-benefit analysis for IT investment, reporting directly into the CFO.
-Vendor and Outsourcing management, negotiation of Service Level Agreements (SLA's).
-Run IT recruitment and upskilling for the global business, directly supervise the global IT Leadership team.

-Successful alignment of IT organisations with business goals in a matrix organisation.
-Proven ability to effectively plan, develop and manage IT capabilities.
-Comfortable utilising SDLC's, rolling out and maintaining ERP, CRM and HCM systems and managing server and end user based operating systems, Microsoft-specific experience desired.
-Experience working with Public hosted cloud solutions and virtual environments, namely in AWS and/or Azure.

This is a rare opportunity to sit at the helm of a global business' IT organisation, holding full budgetary and strategic authority.

To apply for this position simply follow the link or call Oliver for an exploratory chat on 02039295864.

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Global IT Director - London Base - up to £150k + Benefits DOE

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