IT Manager

Hours: 28 hours per week

Working Pattern: Over 4 or 5 days  (flexible in agreement with line manager) 

Salary: £37 - 42k per annum pro rata (depending on experience) 

Proposed start date: Sept / Oct 2016 

Location: Barbican, City of London

Closing Date: Friday 2nd September at 12 noon

About the role

This is a new post to enhance Beanstalk’s IT capabilities and manage significant IT projects to support the organisation in achieving our ambitious growth plans to 2020.

The role combines support to both Central Office (London) IT activity and the Services functions (based across England). 

The key elements of the role include:-

  • IT Project Management & IT Strategy
  • IT Training for the organisation
  • Line Management ( IT Officer) & Supplier Management 
  • Identifying and recommending cost - efffective technology solutions

Duties will include developing IT strategy and IT procurement; looking for creative ways to deliver organisational effectiveness through technology and providing broad IT support to all staff.

The ideal candidate will be well organised; have excellent knowledge of IT; experienced in people management; have the ability to support non-technical users; experienced in moving to Cloud Solutions and must be a confident communicator who is comfortable liaising with staff at all levels. Experience of Sharepoint, O365 and Skype for Business would be an advantage.

This is an exciting time to join Beanstalk as it continues to expand throughout the UK. Reporting to the Director of Finance & Corporate Services you will play a vital role in ensuring the future growth of this organisation.

Please see the Job Description and Person Specification below for a more detailed description of the role. 

About the Finance & Corporate Services Team
Our Finance & Corporate Services Team ensures the smooth running of the charity in terms of Finance, HR, IT and support services to Beanstalk’s local offices located across England.

To Apply

Applicants should submit a CV and a supporting statement (maximum 1000 words) stating why you are interested in the role and how you meet each of the criteria in the person specification to recruitment@beanstalkcharity.org.uk Please quote reference, BWITM0816 in the subject line of your email.

Please also complete the Beanstalk Monitoring Form and include alongside your email application. 

The deadline for applications is: 12 noon on Friday 2nd September 2016

Interview Date and Location: 9th September 2016, London

For more information please call Nataly on 0207 749 7970. NO AGENCIES PLEASE

Beanstalk is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and requires all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. A DBS disclosure will be requested for the successful candidate.