Interim Law Firm IT Manager (Contract) London
Our Law Firm client is in the process of changing its IT architecture for 150 users. It needs interim help in reducing the risk of transferring its range of applications onto a new platform and ensuring that systems operate correctly.
Responsibilities will include:
Familiarisation with Law firm IT architecture.
Liaise with 3rd party providers to ensure that Our Law Firm Client bespoke applications are installed correctly.
Supervise the transfer of accounting system, Linux-based intranet and website to a new managed platform. These applications need to communicate with one another and Exchange.
Manage the transfer of 130 users to a secure document back-up system.
Organise the IT and phone set up of a new 150 sqm office.
Prepare infrastructure for SharePoint and Dynamics CRM.
Oversee the IT support of all users.
Identify areas for performance improvement.
Skills and Experience required:
Experience of Microsoft environments featuring Exchange, SharePoint, Dynamics CRM, remote and mobile working including Blackberry, Apple Macs, VPN and Citrix.
Familiar with SQL databases, and Linux environments.
You as an individual will come from a Law Firm IT background or Professional Services and have g ood organisational skills with experience of managing projects.
This role is initially a 3 month contract position but may become a permanent role for the right individual if they are interested. The position is based in Central London although some travel maybe required as a large proportion of users are remotely based.