Head of IT

Job Title: Head of IT
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, London
Salary: £85000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Package
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH5202
Contact Name: Dave Russell
Contact Email: drussell@venquis.com
Job Published: August 03, 2016 09:21

Job Description

Head of IT Role - Perm Payin up to 95K with Package - London Based

You will be responsible for overseeing the direction and daily operations of all IT related operations and projects for a fast paced luxury retailer based in London.

You will also advise on new technologies, develop and implement an information system strategy and implement current and new applications working closely with Business Stakeholders, 3rd party vendors, & internal resource.

The Head of IT applying will have proven experience in a similar role and will have excellent business critical systems experience, coupled with excellent commercial and consumer knowledge of the Retail market. A good working knowledge of project management (Agile), ecommerce development and global IT delivery is required.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Oversee the day to day delivery of the IT function.
  • Responsible for identifying, budgeting, scheduling and green-lighting IT projects from software development to new system processes within the Retail ERP system, Head office business systems & infrastructure.
  • Ensuring the stability of technology & infrastructure which underpins the aggressive growth plans of the company.
  • To be responsible for effective change control on systems maintained by the IT department (including ecommerce platforms) and minimise the downtime of critical systems.

Contact me on 0203 405 3519 or drussell@venquis.com for more information.