Head of Systems

We are looking for a senior leader in IT Systems to help drive the development of Nexus Group. This is the perfect role for someone who can excel when operating in a dynamic business facing environment whilst having the experience and ability to lead IT Systems Infrastructure, Support and Projects to meet business needs. The role requires a thorough understanding of IT systems technology, project lifecycle principles, requirements analysis and definition. Commercial awareness and budget management skills are paramount as are effective communication skills. Nexus is a fast moving, exciting Group with activities which include the UK's future green energy infrastructure, utilities and civil engineering. Location: Nexus Park - our brand new head office in Braintree, Essex (with hybrid working) Job Type: Full Time Salary: Competitive plus benefits package About the Head of Systems Role: The role is a senior position, reporting to the Chief Operating Officer Strategy: A key player in strategic decision-making, IT Systems project implementations, and the adoption of new processes and procedures. Relationships: Excellent relationship management skills across a range of stakeholders at varying levels both internal and external. Leadership: Leading the Systems Team to embrace innovation, continuous improvement, technology developments, changes in systems security and best practice in project delivery. Procurement: Strong negotiation skills with experience in running supplier bid and selection processes. Deployment and Support: The ability to manage multiple Systems Projects and BAU activities concurrently. Head of Systems Requirements: Proven background at a senior level of IT Systems leadership. Technical and operational experience within an organisation of similar size / complexity. Experience in the development and successful delivery of large IT systems projects. Experience of budget responsibility. Previous experience within the engineering & construction industry would be beneficial (not essential). A relevant degree within an IT related discipline. An additional qualification in business would be an added advantage. Working for Nexus Infrastructure is a rewarding place to be. We know the importance of striving towards a common purpose. For us, that purpose is Building Bright Futures. We align to 5 core values which are the blueprint for our mind-set and how we operate: Challenge assumptions Find a better way Support each other to be our best Make it happen Keep our word If you think that you are suitable for this Head of Systems role, please apply now Closing date for this position is 17th September 2021. Nexus Infrastructure plc and its subsidiaries, Tamdown, TriConnex and eSmart networks is an equal opportunities employer, and we value diversity and promote equality across all of our businesses. We welcome applications from all sections of society and are always happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application. The terminology used in this advert is not intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. By submitting your application for this position, you are authorising for your personal information to be treated in accordance with GDPR. All information submitted to us in relation to your application will be stored confidentially and will only be used in accordance with the Nexus Infrastructure Privacy Policy. This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/94358503

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