Head of IT

Salary

Paying up to £80,000

Industry

IT Networking and Infrastructure

Job Type

Permanent

Location

London

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Head of IT – Media Industry – £80,000 per annum

Would you like to be part of a business that deals with some of the most exciting sporting events globally? My client, a Global Marketing Agency that primarily specialises in Sports and Entertainment, is currently recruiting a Head of IT to oversee the IT operations of the business within EMEA territories and to ensure that they align with the business objectives of the group and its clients. Working alongside other regional Heads, the Head of IT will take responsibility for delivering IT Services to the client-facing business as well as providing direction and support for IT solutions that enhance BAU operations.

Responsibilities will include:

*Leading and managing the EMEA IT team, both on the infrastructure and services side.
*Identifying, recommending, developing, implementing and supporting cost-effective and risk-reducing technology solutions for all aspects of the organisation.
*Authorising and overseeing the deployment, monitoring, maintenance, development, and support of all hardware and software based on department needs.

Role Requirements:

*University degree in the field of computer science or information systems.
*Substantial experience managing and directing an IT operation.
*Solid understanding and technical knowledge of current network and PC/Mac operating systems, hardware, protocols, and standards.
*Experience with systems design and development from business requirements analysis through to day-to-day management.
*Proven experience in IT infrastructure strategic planning and development, project management, and policy development.
*Knowledge of business processes, management, budgeting, and business office operations.
*In-depth knowledge of applicable laws and regulations as they relate to IT.

How to apply:

If you resonate with the environment and work described, feel free to contact me at amyb@jitr.co.uk or on 020 7655 4609, and I would be very happy to share more details with you.