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Business Systems Manager - Stirlingshire

£competitive + Car Allowance + Benefits - Engineering, FMCG & Manufacturing - Technology & Data
Ref: 5200 Date Posted: Wednesday 13 Jan 2021
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Our Stirling based client is a market leader in their sector. They have experienced significant growth in recent years both organically and through acquisitions. As they look to the future, they must ensure that their business IT systems used for purchasing, manufacturing, sales, finance and engineering are efficient, scalable and compatible.

As Business Systems Manager you will take a strategic view of their needs as well as being hands-on in the development and implementation of effective solutions.  You will also be responsible for leading a small IT team.

The overarching purpose of the role is to design and implement an appropriate IT systems strategy across the UK/Ireland area to support business growth and performance improvement. Your primary accountabilities will be to….

  • Identify and introduce technology-enabled solutions to improve current and future business performance and growth
  • Lead the maintenance and development of current systems to support future business development
  • Define core business processes and translate these into prioritised systems driven solutions that improve business efficiency and effectiveness
  • Collaborate with other technology specialists and business users to manage the effective implementation of CRM; customer portal; Bar Coding and production planning systems
  • Provide leadership to the IT function to ensure the ongoing development of functional expertise to support future growth
  • Ensure the security of all data and data systems to protect business information
  • Develop and maintain relevant systems related policies and ensure compliance with GDPR
  • Analyse, design and implement process improvement changes across different departments
  • Ensure adequate security and availability of all business-critical IT systems, including internet access, manufacturing and financial systems,  email and telephone services

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Business / IT Systems Manager with strong technical expertise (hardware and software) in a manufacturing environment. You will have a good understanding of business and management principles and will be able to demonstrate competence to lead a small team. You will have a proven track record in adding value through integration of business IT systems.  Developed communication and stakeholder management skills are imperative as is an uncompromised level of commitment and focus on customer delivery excellence.

Salary £competitive + Car Allowance + Benefits. For further information contact Stuart Ringland on 07956263466 or email