IT Applications Manager

Posted 08 March 2024
SalaryUp to $160,000 per annum
LocationAuckland
Job type Permanent
DisciplineProject & Programme Management
Reference851861

Job description

ABOUT THE ROLE:
As the IT Applications Manager you will be pivotal in the alignment of technology and business processes across the organization. Leading a team of 8 including applications and systems support, functional consultants, and business analysts, you will support and deliver application enhancements.
  
ABOUT THE COMPANY:
A prominent, Kiwi-owned organization that prides themselves on delivering exceptional products and first-class customer service. As a collaborative team of ambitious and passionate individuals, you will thrive if you are a curious and optimistic problem solver that enjoys being hands while leading a team to exceed their objectives.
  
RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Lead the implementation and configuration to ensure applications meet business and regulatory needs.
  • Support strategic decision-making and facilitate compliance with industry regulations.
  • Own Incident, Request, Patch and Problem Management processes.
  • Allocate resources to ensure efficient organizational operation, including internal and external parties’ resolution of incidents/service.
  • Restoration/remediation of issues. Develop and implement root cause corrective actions plans.
  • Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders to agree on business priorities and define a Digital Road map in collaboration with the Digital Leadership team.
  
ABOUT YOU:
  • 3+ years of experience in technology leadership roles
  • SAP implementation and project management experience
  • Experience in the finance, pharmaceutical, or energy industry is beneficial
  • ITIL certification
  • Fantastic written and verbal communication skills
  • Team player with great interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Enthusiastic, willing to learn, and eager for career progression
  
WHAT'S IN IT FOR YOU?
  • Competitive salary + annual bonus
  • Subsidized Health Insurance
  • Additional 1 week of annual leave after 5 years’ service
  • On-site parking
  • Excellent on-site cafeteria
  
NEXT STEPS:

Please apply online for the role and/or contact Josh Edwards at jedwards@brightspark.io if you have any questions