Job Description

£800 - £1000/day

IT Director – Systems and Strategy

IT Director – Systems and StrategyThis is an opportunity for an experienced IT Director /CIO/ CTO. Our client is facing a huge period of growth due to 100-million-pound investment. In order for the business to grown system are at the heart. This role will see you devise the strategy for integration and infrastructure across the business.You will be directing and managing all aspects of IT, including strategy, delivery and service, on the delivery of a sustainable strategy including people, process and technology improvements required to support the business growth. You should be enthusiastic with a positive with a consultancy style approach and relish the challenge of working on a range of strategic and operational IT issues in a growing business.* Quickly understanding the business and creating IT strategies
* Helping drive business growth through change and innovation
* Project management and post-project benefits realisation
* Developing and enhancing communications between business units
* Working across the entire IT spectrum including infrastructure, business systems and online.What We Look For:* Extensive experience in information technology and in managing information systems for technology-based customer-focused businesses
* A proven track record of leading a Change function/managing project delivery, with previous experience of managing major system and business change initiatives
* Experience of leading and developing an IT team
* Project and programme management experience
* Excellent interpersonal skills, stakeholder management experience and the ability to build credible relationshipsYou will:* Lead and develop the IT function
* Provide leadership with sound advice on the medium and long-term development of information systems and technology
* Oversee the management and successful delivery of all IT projects
* Provide and enforce best practice processes for the management and governance of IT