Applications Manager

  • Location
    Sale, Cheshire
  • Category
    Supply and trading jobs
  • Contract Type
    Contractor
  • Shift Type
    Open
  • External Reference
    R/136/SFT

Roevin Recruitment is working on behalf of their client to place an Application Manager to be based at their new premises in Sale. The successful candidate will report to the Head of IT.

Job Summary
- Lead and manage all IT applications used across the business
- To be responsible for ensuring that all applications are being used in the best way for the business and to ensure they meet future requirements.
- To build strong relationships with the key business stakeholders
- To confidently manage application change projects and key documentation

Main Functions
- To support business projects life cycle including projects - PM, QA, BA, and new feature release
- Maintain relationships will key stakeholders in the business
- Manage risks associated with areas under the jobholder's control, including managing the risk of incorrect, poor or late system delivery
- Ensure comprehensive documentation is in place for systems and deliver new incentives to improve efficiency
- Create and deliver monthly service reporting for the Head of IT via regular monthly meetings with Application providers to review service delivery
- Pro-actively manage the relationship with internal customers
- Collaborate with teams to deliver audit evidence when required


Qualfiers
- Ability to effectively communicate ideas, both verbally and in writing to business leaders. Presenting proposals and project updates to a non-technical audience
- Natural problem solver with desire to become an 'expert' in application workflows and best practice
- Experience in formulating requirements specifications for change projects, reports, integrations or configuration
- Must have experience of managing enterprise wide applications and large scale development work. Must have an understanding of the end-to-end process
- Experience supporting on multiple tasks
- Ability to work effectively to deadlines
- Ability to resolve issues individually as well as in a team
- Strong BA background
- Experience of support recruitment CRM (Bond or Erecruit, etc)

If this exciting opportunity is of interest then please contact Roevin Manchester - 0161 223 1222 or alternatively apply.
Roevin acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. Roevin UK is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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