IT Manager, Up to 56K, Education, Blackfriars
Posted on Sep 16, 2020 by Langley James Ltd
IT Manager offering up to £56,000 required by a reputable educational establishment located in Blackfriars for a 6 month FTC. The IT Manager will be lead on the implementation of the school's IT strategy including creating and administrating the systems and management of all deployment work within the setting. You will lead an IT Team of 6 and support around 1300 end users and manage the support of all systems, software, applications, networking and infrastructure within the school. Excellent communication skills are needed due to extensive collaboration work with teaching staff, Senior Leadership departments and suppliers.
Day to day, the IT Manager will be responsible for delegating and monitoring the tasks of the IT Team, taking care of the IT budget and requirements and liaise with Senior Management, procurement and suppliers in relation to this. The IT Manager will also be responsible for representing the school and the IT department at internal and external meetings.
They will create and update Network documentation, plan and maintain network architecture and security in line with development projects and policies and manage the SQL Database whilst providing 3rd line support. The school have an extensive mobile device estate and prior experience managing this using Maas360 MDM and Apple configurator would be extremely beneficial. The IT Manager will manage server backup duties, implement and maintain network security systems and software and provide reports on the network to the Senior Management Team.
Relevant Skills and Experience:
- Experienced in SQL database management within a Windows infrastructure environment
- Adept in supporting Office applications including Exchange
- Prior experience managing and supporting large computer network and services within Education would be extremely beneficial including, software, Internet, email, MIS, VoiP, CCTV, MDM
- Ability to support network security at a high level.
This is a great opportunity to work for a reputable establishment within the heart of London where you will be able to hit the ground running thanks to your prior experience in the sector.