IT Manager

Job Title: IT Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 195944_1566856281
Contact Name: Colby Zurlini
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 27, 2019 15:48

Job Description

Our client is seeking an experienced IT Manager or equivalent to join their reputable and growing company. Based in Sydney CBD, the role will be heavily focused on managing external supplier relationships as well as playing a key role in the direction the business is gong from an IT strategy point of view.

The role:

  • Be responsible for IT function across the entire business
  • Play a key role in deciding on the IT strategy and structure with support of management
  • Be the face of IT for the company and be responsible for the IT function across the business
  • Managing an onsite vendor by proactively monitoring the service delivered
  • Play a key role in managing MSP relationship and performance
  • Ensure and support 100 users across 3 national offices with support of external IT function
  • Play a lead role in setting IT direction and accountable for change management
  • Play a subject matter expert role for the company's current and future state technology stack
  • Manage initial logged calls all the way to resolution with the support of a vendor

The candidate:

  • Experienced IT Manager or equivalent with experience managing external IT relationships
  • Ideally experienced managing an MSP for a company
  • Has a strong strategic outlook and with experience transforming infrastructure for a business
  • Has preferably worked for a business with IT managed by an external provider (MSP) ideal
  • Background in making technology recommendations. Eg Future state, PC upgrades, bringing services to cloud based platforms for example
  • Can provide advice on how IT should be structured and what strategy should be employed to support the company's users
  • Can translate complex tasks into easily understood terminology
  • Technical knowledge of Windows Stack (Win 7/8/10, Server, AD, Group Policy DNS/DHCP etc), Office 365 support skills, Network Administration, Virtualisation, Desktop / Laptop support and some mac
  • Travel to other states once a month
  • Confident to work with CFO and leadership team

Please submit CV in WORD format ONLY

Reference: 195 944