IT Manager - Financial Services

IT Manager - European Division - Financial Services
IT Manager - European Division - Financial Services

Would you be interested in working for a global Investment Bank managing the rapidly growing European IT team?

Your responsibilities will be vast and including senior IT technical roles while balancing the needs of all business units with IT global standards in technologies, tools and processes. It will be crucial to build and maintain strong ties with the US-based teams to ensure the European IT team is positioned positively for future growth.

Some main responsibilities include:
  • Seek opportunities to enhance and evolve existing cross-team operational workflows
  • Develop a deep understanding of existing processes and technologies
  • Manage the financial aspects of the IT department (e.g. purchasing and budgeting)
  • Adopt positive relationships with end users
  • Engage with key stakeholders to manage service delivery/reviews
  • Oversee end-user services (Helpdesk and Desktop support services)
  • Ensure all local regulatory requirements are correctly implemented
  • Escalation point for the team on incident requests
  • Reinforce and update existing standard operating procedures to ensure it coincides with IT global standards
  • Propose regional vendors and vendor management

To be successful, you will require:
  • Experience managing people in an IT team
  • Experience with ITIL processes including service, incident, problem and change management
  • Experienced in desktop hardware, software, printers
  • Experience in Microsoft desktop technologies e.g. Windows 10, Office 365
  • Have worked in a geographic “satellite” IT organisation
  • A very strategic thinker
  • Works well under pressure
  • Exceptional communication and presentation skills


Job type:
Working Pattern
Banking & Financial Services
Application Support
Negotiable on experience
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Talk to Louis Thorne, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in London City

4th Floor, 107 Cheapside

Telephone: 02034650121

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