Global IT Infrastructure Manager

Location: Colchester, Essex.

Salary: £80,000 – £90,000 + Bonus + Benefits (£100k + Package)

Key skills: Deputise for Global Head of IT Infrastructure, Infrastructure Manager, Manage 3rd parties, Management of large budgets, Team management (30+ staff), Ownership of IT infrastructure projects.

Excellent opportunity to join a global professional services firm in their Essex-based office. In this role you will take accountability for all IT infrastructure related services, both internally and externally managed (eg data centres, storage, backup, platforms, messaging, Citrix, Networks, Enterprise Management Systems, etc.)
If there are any changes (large or small) you will be responsible for change management to minimalise the impact on the business. In addition you will manage 3rd party hosted services and a team of 30+ compiling of permanent, contract, and external managed services.

You will be managing a large budget (£15mil+) so you should have proven experience of managing budgets as well as putting together budget plans.
My client’s ideal candidate would be well educated (to degree level) with excellent communication and people skills. You should be able to drive motivation in teams as a competent leader as well as maintain hands-on technical ability as a senior escalation point.

Key skills:
• Deputise for Global Head of IT Infrastructure
• Infrastructure Management
• Manage 3rd parties
• Management of large budgets
• Team management (30+ staff)
• Ownership of IT infrastructure projects
• Service driven
• Logic/problem solving skills

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