Head of IT


An experienced Head of IT is required by a global logistics company based in Uxbridge. The successful candidate will lead the European IT function having responsibility for IT Strategy, leading the European infrastructure team and the development of the regional IT teams. Due to the specific nature of the company systems we are specifically looking for someone with a background in logistics, freight or similar industry

Location - Uxbridge

Salary – to £65k DOE

What you will be doing:

-          Development of IT strategy

-          Lead the infrastructure team

-          Management of regional IT teams

-          Work with global teams to devise and build new solutions

-          Assist the sales teams as technical lead where needed

-          Management of IT budgets

-          Ensure critical industry systems are managed and improved in line with global strategy

-          Project management

-          Exposure to the Cargowise ERP system would be useful but not essential

What you need to have:

-          Relevant industry experience in Freight, Logistics or Supply Chain industries

-          Experience of managing IT functions across multiple international sites

-          Structured project methodologies i.e PRINCE2

-          Strong Change Management skills

-          Extensive project management experience

-          A technical background

Salary and Benefits:

To £65,000 DOE

Location:

Uxbridge

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