Head of IT

Head of IT

  • Location

    Stratford, London

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  • Salary:

    £63000.00 - £73000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Yuliya O'Brien

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

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Head of IT

A brand new and exciting role has just arisen for a Head of IT to join one of the UK's top universities based in Central London in Olympic Park, Stratford, however the position would be hybrid (4 days from home). This university is looking for someone who can head up the entire technical environment, manage a team of IT professionals, building IT strategies, working closely with stakeholders, and improving service delivery. As Head of IT you will have full control over the strategical direction of the department where a key recruitment drive will be priority to the success of your team.

As the Head of IT you will work closely with other senior IT managers, working closely within senior stakeholders across the university and really improving IT as a service. It is essential for the Head of IT to have experience building strategic IT business partnerships, gathering requirements from stakeholders and budgeting. If your currently operating as an Head of IT but looking to move into a larger environment, looking for a challenge to refine IT as a service or looking to build an IT strategy from scratch this is the opportunity for you.

Please note this position is a hybrid role with 1 day working in the Stratford based office.

Skills required for the Head of IT:

  • Ability to communicate and work closely with stakeholders and the service delivery team.
  • Ability to manage teams of various sizes.
  • Good knowledge of budgeting and strategizing.
  • Want to work in a flexible and friendly environment.

Head of faculty IT / Head of IT / Head of Information Technology / Information Technology Manager / IT Service Manager / IT Manager

This is a brilliant chance for a Head of IT to take the next steps in their career and work for a top university who's research really makes a difference.

Location: Stratford (4 days from home)

Salary: £63,000 - £73,000 + excellent benefits.

Apply now for further details and immediate consideration for this exciting career opportunity

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