IT Manager

Posted a week ago by KAG Recruitment Consultancy

G33, Baillieston, Glasgow City
£38,000 - £42,000/annum

Your Next Chapter Awaits: Become the IT Manager That Will Transform Our Client's Manufacturing Story. 
Imagine walking into a role where your work directly influences the beating heart of a leading manufacturing site in Penston, Glasgow.

Our client, known for their innovative approach and commitment to excellence, is at a pivotal point in their journey and after a further business acquisition resulting in substantial growth, they're ready to welcome an IT Manager who's not just looking for a job but is eager to be part of a story of transformation and growth. This is where you come in.
Position:         IT Manager
Location:        Penston, Glasgow
Offer:              38,000 – 42,000
Hours:             Monday-Friday 8:30 - 17:00
The Role:
As the IT Manager, you're stepping into a world where technology meets tradition, where your leadership will ensure the smooth running of all IT services on site. Supported by the Head Office's guidance, you'll be the hero our client needs, ensuring their factory and office systems run without a hitch, supporting users, and paving the way for technological advancements that keep production flowing. 

Your Mission: 

  • Be the guardian of IT services, ensuring downtime is a tale of the past with your proactive and preventative strategies.
  • Take charge of bespoke applications on the factory floor, making sure our client's products are traced and labelled with precision.
  • Oversee the IT landscape, ensuring the infrastructure is both resilient and secure against the backdrop of a dynamic manufacturing environment.
  • Lead initiatives on backups, antivirus measures, and system patches, keeping the digital environment safe and sound.
  • Craft and test disaster recovery plans that align with our overarching goals for business continuity.
  • Keep a diligent record of IT challenges, ensuring they're tackled efficiently and effectively.

Who We're Looking For:
Someone who: 

  • Has a proven track record in IT support and project management with a solid foundation in Microsoft technologies.
  • Brings a problem-solving mindset to the table, capable of adapting to change and driving improvements.
  • Is eager to lead, motivate, and collaborate, making a real difference in a bustling manufacturing setting.
  • Holds qualifications or knowledge in ITIL, showing a structured approach to IT service management.
  • Must have a full UK driving license and access to personal transport, ready to be on-site when needed.
  • Can lead and inspire a small team.

Why This Role Is For You:

  • Impact: You'll be at the forefront, driving change and ensuring our client's technological needs are not just met but exceeded.
  • Growth: This isn't just a job; it's a career path filled with opportunities to learn, grow, and shape your future in IT management.
  • Community: Join a team that values collaboration, where your work will directly contribute to the success and advancement of the Manufacturing site.

Join Us On This Journey:
If you're ready to play a pivotal role in our client's next chapter, driving technological excellence and innovation, we want to hear from you. This is your chance to not just do a job but to be part of a story of growth and transformation.

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