Head of Information Systems

Head of Information Systems

Location: Longford, Ireland (occasional travel)

Salary: Very Competitive + Benefits

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent

Our client, a prominent timber processing company is looking for a Head of Information Systems to join their team.

Youll lead the IT function and IS/IT strategy, ensuring optimal operations, team management, and security.

This role is based in Longford, with occasional travel to other sites.


? Lead IT function and execute IS/IT strategy for business growth.
? Devise the groups IS/IT strategy and oversee necessary infrastructure and systems.
? Set IS/IT department objectives and strategies.
? Implement suitable technologies, including cloud solutions.
? Ensure comprehensive information stack security.
? Manage IT suppliers and partners.
? Oversee IT infrastructure and performance.
? Plan new solution implementations.
? Prepare an annual IT budget.
? Disaster recovery procedures and plans
? Monitor technology advancements for competitive advantage.
? Analyse IT costs, value, and risks for board recommendations.


? Previous experience working as Head of IS or in a similar role.
? Strategic planning and execution experience.
? Strong IS/IT systems and infrastructure knowledge.
? IT hardware, software, and cloud solutions expertise.
? Background in IT systems design and implementation.
? Data analysis, budgeting, and business operations understanding.
? Knowledge of contracting, negotiating, and change management
? BSc/BA in IT, computer science, engineering (MSc/MA preferred)


? Pension scheme.
? Competitive salary.
? Discounted healthcare
? Generous holiday package.
? Career growth opportunities.

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  • Location: Longford
  • Salary:
  • Type: Permanent
  • Recruiter: Additional Resources Ltd.
  • Posted: 04-Sep-2023
  • Posted on: jobit.co.uk