Head of Information Technology

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Head of Information Technology

Dublin City Centre


€75,000 - €90,000

Ref: E8672SC

Job Description

My Dublin City Centre based client is looking for a Head of IT to join their company on a permanent basis

Job Responsibilities

  • The Head of IT will play a vital role in the strategic development and growth of the IT Department and of the business
  • You will be required to lead and manage the IT function and will be responsible for the development and maintenance of IT operations, systems, infrastructure, policies, and procedures needed to support organisational requirements
  • You will also be responsible for identifying IT security and operational risks and putting forward solutions to mitigate these risks
  • Identify IT requirements and solutions
  • Understand and keep on top of market trends
  • Be responsible for the operation of all technical systems (system admin, database admin, security, disaster recovery, business continuity plan, quality control and testing service desk, software development)
  • Overall responsibility for IT networks and infrastructure
  • Recruitment
  • Procurement & Contract Management
  • Vendor Delivery Management

Experience Required

  • 8+ years working in an IT environment at a senior level
  • Experience working with stakeholders to identify IT requirements and align IT strategy with overall business objectives
  • Experience of embedding change projects within an organisation
  • Vendor delivery management
  • Demonstrated experience of managing IT Budgets
  • Experience in Project Management
  • Experience of managing IT infrastructure across dispersed locations
  • Direct experience of acting as software developer, systems architect, or technical specialist
  • Experience of managing the full software development life cycle

Educational Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in IT, Computer Science, or other relevant discipline (Master’s degree would be an advantage)

Working Hours & Benefits

  • 35 hours per week
  • Pension
  • Excellent annual leave
  • Remote work
  • Sick Pay Scheme

How to Apply

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