Head of IT Operations

Head of IT Operations

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Digital & Tech, Enfield Council

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  • Salary:

    £65000.00 - £77000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits

  • Contact:

    Harry Sansom

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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Head of IT Operations

A very exciting and brand-new opportunity has arisen for a Head of IT Operations who is confident in managing all things Networks, business applications and Service Desk plus much more on a permanent basis. Working for Enfield Council you will be reporting into the Director of Digital, Data and Technology and be the vocal point for the technology department for all BAU responsibilities. It is vital that you have experience of managing a large team where you can drive the high standards expected of employees of Enfield to provide support to the wider business. As the Head of IT Operations it is vital you have a wide range of technical knowledge to be able to lead the Digital service operations as the council embark on a very exciting period.

Understanding Recruitment are very excited to be partnering exclusively with Enfield Council, one of London's most vibrant and diverse boroughs. Supporting around 280,000 people they are a modernised local authority with a track record of innovation and quality, with the aim of ensuring first class customer service and effortless attention to every detail.

As the Head of IT Operations you will need experience in managing a wide variety of stakeholders. While also being able to work with other Heads of to assist in project planning and budget management. It is essential to have expereince and be certifed within ITIL to be considered for this opportunity. You will be joining at a brilliant time as the council is leading the way of innovative technology driven solutions that will change who they operate and the constituents they serve.

Skills required for the Head of IT Operations are:

- Proven experience as a Head of IT Operations
- Management experience of a large team
- Wide range of technical knowledge including ITIL
- Proven Digital Service experience

Enfield council encourage flexible working and working from home. They are strong advocates of a good work-life balance. As the Head of IT Operations, you will receive excellent benefits including an outstanding pension.

Salary & Benefits: £65,000 - £77,000 + very generous holiday + generous pension + flexible working

Location: Enfield, London

Apply now for immediate consideration regarding this excellent opportunity!

Understanding Recruitment is acting as an employment agency for this vacancy.