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IT Manager

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Recruiter: Deerfoot
Listed on: 6th June
Location: City of London
Salary/Rate: £50,000 - £65,000
Type: Permanent
Start Date: June - July

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IT Manager
Base of c. £50k - £65k DOE + bens.
Central London (Marble Arch)
Niche Investment Capital Fund provider

We have been retained on an exclusive basis by a niche investment capital fund company to hire an IT generalist to both manage a third party IT services provider and ensure assist with assessing and transitioning some IT services back in-house.

Presently our client has no internal IT function and the IT environment (Servers, desktops, applications etc) that support a user base of c. 30 individuals is provided by a third party IT services company.

This is an exciting opportunity that will give you ownership of the IT function within a profitable niche financial institution.

Having hands-on technical ability covering IT infrastructure support, network support, IT applications support, and IT Security will be highly beneficial in this role.

Overall management of IT Services
Assess the IT requirements of the business and users.
Ensure robustness of IT services
Working with the MSP, ensure IT Security / network security
Information Systems planning
Vendor management
Disaster recovery planning
IT process improvement
Upgrade planning
Systems migration
In-sourcing initiatives
Capital markets / Fintech

Technical Environment:

Microsoft Windows / Wintel
Win10 - Office 365
Windows Server 2016 - Active Directory
Exchange Server 2016
Skype for business
Cisco firewall

The ideal candidate may have experience managing IT services for a relatively small user base but one that is business critical within a city financial services sector.

This role is likely to suit a versatile individual who may have held job titles such as: hands-on IT Manager, Technical Service Delivery Manager, IT Consultant, Lead IT Support Analyst. Lead IT Support Engineer.

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