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  • Sector:

    Technology & Digital

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  • Salary:

    Up to £40000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Stephen Sutton

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  • Published:

    19 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    10 March 2024

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IT Specialist - Factory IT Manager - West Wales - Manufacturing - £40000 - Hybrid - 2 Stage Process

Yolk Recruitment are working with a leading manufacturer to find an IT Manager who is looking to join a growing team that are passionate about the environment and making environmentally friendly products.

As the new IT Specialist, you'll play a crucial role in ensuring the reliability and functionality of our factory systems while providing top-notch support to our end users.

Why Join them?

  • Be the face of IT: You'll have the opportunity to be the go-to person for ISIT, Globe, and Data Management support, making a real difference in our factory operations.
  • Variety of Responsibilities: From managing infrastructure and hardware to supporting digital projects, every day brings new challenges and opportunities for growth.
  • Make an Impact: Your work will directly contribute to the success of our factory operations, driving efficiency improvements and cost reductions.

What You'll Do:

  • Ensure data integrity through regular audits and data cleanse activities, maintaining the highest standards of accuracy.
  • Manage all aspects of IS/IT in the factory, including infrastructure, hardware, and end user support, ensuring smooth operations at all times.
  • Lead IS/IT/Digital CAPEX projects from start to finish, implementing changes that support factory strategy and drive positive outcomes.
  • Act as a liaison between the factory and central technical resources, ensuring that system enhancements meet evolving business needs.
  • Provide training and coaching to data providers, promoting consistent data quality standards and best practices.
  • Oversee planned service downtime to minimize disruption, effectively managing IT infrastructure changes.
  • Deliver innovative digital solutions to support production, engineering, and warehouse functions, modernizing legacy systems and optimizing operations.
  • Provide expert support for servers and server-based applications, ensuring continuous and uninterrupted service for factory and warehouse operations.

What You'll Bring:

  • Passion for IT: We're looking for someone who is enthusiastic about IT and eager to make a difference.
  • Customer Care Excellence: Your exceptional customer service skills will help you build strong relationships across the factory.
  • Technical Proficiency: A strong working knowledge of IS/IT systems and processes, particularly in a manufacturing setting, will set you up for success.
  • Communication Skills: You'll be able to effectively communicate technical concepts to non-technical stakeholders at all levels.
  • Project Experience: Exposure to system-related projects is a plus, demonstrating your ability to drive change and innovation.

If you're ready to take your IT career to the next level and make a real impact in a fast-paced manufacturing environment,

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