Head of IT

Perm
Cambridgeshire
For further information please contact Scott Woodrow.
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A superb newly created Head of IT opportunity for one of the regions leading and rapidly expanding FMCG businesses. 

This position will lead the groups technology functions with a broad remit, and as part of the senior management team. Due to continued growth and success the business is investing heavily in IT & Technology making this an extremely exciting time to join.

Details as follows: 

Overall responsibility for developing the group IT, data & cyber security strategies in the UK and Europe, ensuring that all systems are in place to support strategic objectives and operations.

Core Business Responsibilities:

  • IT Infrastructure
  • Data, BI & reporting 
  • Performance Management
  • Systems Strategy & Management - ERP/CRM 
  • Project Delivery
  • Business Planning
  • Security & Risk
  • Business Information and Application Development
  • Policies and Processes
  • People and leadership 
We are looking for an experience IT & Technology leader with the following skills and experiences:
  • Outstanding knowledge of FMCG related IT systems
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in IT management 
  • Experience of leading major IT system implementations and related change management 
  • Experience of developing and implementing data strategies
  • Good understanding of data analysis, budgeting and business operations
  • Excellent leadership skills 
  • Ability to develop and implement strategies and plans to help a business reach its goals 
  • Good all-round business understanding 
  • Strong organisational and time management skills
  • Good communication and people skills to enable effective working across business functions
  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Hold excellent knowledge of the upcoming and ongoing trends in the IT sector
The position offers a marketing leading salary and benefits package. This is a superb business with a clear culture, exciting growth plans and excellent people engagement. 

The role offers some hybrid working alongside time at their state of the art site close to the A14 near Huntingdon/St Ives. 

Please contact Scott Woodrow at Pure for all the details.