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Head of Information Systems

Head of Information Systems

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    Full Time

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  • Salary:

    €85,000 - 90,000

  • Published:

    30 days ago

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  • Consultant:

    Louise O'Meara

Job description

Head of Information Systems / Permanent / Longford or Cork (Onsite)

About Your New Employer

  • Irish & UK manufacturing company

About Your New Job

  • You will be leading the IT function and executing the IS/IT strategy in order to help grow the business
  • You will be managing all infrastructure and systems necessary to support IT Operations
  • You will be managing the IT teams across Ireland and the UK
  • You will set objectives and define strategies for the IS/IT department
  • You will be choosing and implementing suitable technologies to improve business operations using public/private cloud or on-prem solutions
  • You will be responsible for the security of the entire information stack - including hosting, network, servers and storage, backup, end user devices and applications
  • You will select and manage IT suppliers and partners
  • You will be preparing the IT Department's annual budget 
  • You will oversee the organisation's IT Infrastructure and provide guidance to the IT team and MSPs

What Skills You Need

  • Proven experience as a Head of IS or similar managerial role
  • Excellent knowledge of IS/IT systems, IT infrastructure, and Information security
  • Experience in strategic planning and execution
  • Knowledge of IT hardware and software and cloud solutions
  • Experience implementing IT integrations in a large division/company
  • Solid understanding of data analytics, budgeting, and business operations
  • Knowledge of contracting, negotiating, and change management
  • BSc/BA in information technology, computer science, engineering or relevant field

What's Next

  • Apply now by clicking the 'Apply Now' button, or contact Louise - / 01 4744643
  • Or if this isn't the role for you, but you're looking for a new job, get in touch!

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