IT MANAGER

Location: Durban 

Our client is looking for an IT Manager to join their team in Durban.

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Compile and manage the technology strategy in alignment with the business strategy, this will including multiple pipeline projects.
  • Work with internal stakeholders to use new technologies to streamline business process and operational efficiencies while adhering to company policies and processes.
  • Manage efficiencies of the department as well as the effective delivery of services and solutions.
  • Management of I.T. team
  • Prepare and maintain daily / monthly tasks for all IT work
  • Manage information technology and computer systems - ensure that all areas of the business are operational.
  • Plan, organise, control, and evaluate IT and electronic data operations.
  • Stay abreast of the latest developments in IT Technology space and remain highly technically competent at all levels of data processing for enhanced user productivity – through the implementation of new software technology where applicable, and the implementation of policies that more effectively utilise resources.
  • Establish resilience and a highly available network infrastructure environment to address regulatory and business requirements.
  • Track, analyse and monitor technology performance metrics.
  • Performing routine system audits.
  • Develop innovative network troubleshooting methods that reduce downtime and lower repair costs.
  • Maintain asset register. Preserve assets by implementing disaster recovery and backup procedures and information security and control structures.

 

Requirements:

 

  • Matric
  • IT Diploma or equivalent degree
  • At least 5 years’ experience working with a large national company.
  • At least 10 years’ experience with the following:
  • IT network management - networking, cabling, switches, firewalls, wireless, etc
  • Software installation and support
  • Servers and workstations - manage, maintain, report, troubleshooting, etc
  • Printer and office equipment - installation, troubleshooting and maintenance
  • Server administration
  • Backups - creating and maintaining where required
  • IT assets management
  • Onboarding of new staff – system requirements.
  • Managing third party suppliers.
  • Antivirus and security.

Please note: shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 5 days for interview. If not contacted, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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