Hands-on Development manager required to lead busy IT development team within a Leading Law Firm in Manchester.

This is a challenging, exciting and highly-rewarding position in a thriving law firm that places a high value on its use of IT. This is a senior role within the business and as well as being hands on you will also be responsible for the strategic direction of the team and navigating future growth.

The successful Development Manager will ideally have substantial experience developing Visualfiles in a high-volume processing environment. However, as long as you have experience of a Case Management system in a fast-paced, high volume environment you will be a suitable applicant. This Law Firm also does a lot of work with .Net and web-services so the ideal Development Manager will have experience of this also.

Personable, ambitious, dynamic with strong communication skills and a can-do attitude, you will be responsible for leading the IT development function as the Law Firm continues to grow and strengthen its position as one of the top 3 specialist Firms in the country.

As a Development Manager your duties will include: future development strategy, continuous improvement of existing applications; requirements gathering; development of new case types as required by the business; 3rd-party integration with various suppliers; development of reports to supplement existing MI suite; project management; day-to-day staff management

Experience/knowledge of the following is desirable: .NET development, web technologies, web services, Crystal Reports or other reporting technologies, SOS Practice Manager, SQL/T-SQL

To be considered for this excellent opportunity please email me your CV together with a cover letter outlining your suitability for the role.

Venturi Group are one of the leading Legal IT Recruitment Consultancies in the UK, recently beating off competition from hundreds of other agencies to win a Silver Award at the Industry Best for Recruitment Awards this year, so if you are looking for a new career in Legal IT you have come to the right place! For further details or to submit your CV email danielle.cox@venturi-group.com