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Head of IT {Entertainment}

Head of IT {Entertainment}

Manchester (Hybrid)

£60,000 to £80,000 + Benefits

Are you an IT Manager or similar looking to join a well-established and internationally renowned ticket selling agency? Do you want to work in an organisation that values its staff and offers excellent career prospects long-term?

On offer, is the exciting opportunity for an experienced IT professional to join a leading and well-established company operating in the entertainment industry looking to expand their IT department and grow their business over the coming years. Leading a department of 2 other IT professionals you will play a key role in the business and it continues to growth and succeed.

In this role, the successful Head of IT would be responsible for people management, company-wide IT strategy, and updating legacy systems as this ticketing company undertakes an entire rewrite of its internal software. As the lead and a senior member of the team, you will also undertake training as required, providing support and assistance to junior members of the team.

The ideal Head of IT would ideally have experience working within a similar role, hold and maintain some knowledge of networks, security, virtualisation, Linux, PostgreSQL, storage and migration.

The Role:

  • People management.
  • Assist with complete incidents and changes escalated from support team.
  • Update legacy systems and plan rework of internal software.

The Person:

  • Relevant industry experience in IT.
  • Local to Manchester.
  • Happy to work 2 days a week in the office.

Keywords: IT Manager, Head of IT, 3rd Line Support, Management, IT, Networks, PostgreSQL, Linux, Frontend.

Reference Number: BBBH10636

If you are interested in this role, click ‘apply now’ to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitable candidates. The salary advertised is a guideline for this position. The offered renumeration will be dependent on the extent of your experience, qualifications, and skill set.

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