Our client is embarking on an IT optimisation programme and is looking for an IT Solutions Manager to drive and execute on the implementation of the business and operational systems portion of the IT strategy.
Systems ownership for certain key systems
Participate in business and operations application systems strategy definition and enhancement
Define, plan and implement the IT systems optimisation roadmap.
Manage systems implementation/change projects
Manage a small team of business/systems analysts
Manage application support partners/vendors
Project and programme management
Systems security oversight
Systems quality management
Receive and assess new functional requests from the business
Feasibility studies & business cases
Keep abreast of changes and trends in the IT industry and apply them in your role
Hold an IT or industrial engineering bachelor’s degree
Have 7 – 10 years’ experience in IT, covering the following:
ERP design/implementation (preferably JD Edwards)
Deep knowledge of business and operational processes relating to a manufacturing business, including functions such as sales, financial, procurement, supply chain (incl manufacturing) and asset management processes.