IT Application Manager

  • Job Reference: PR/020092
  • Date Posted: 8 July 2019
  • Recruiter: E-Resourcing
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £80,000 to £90,000
  • Sector: IT (general)
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

IT Application Manager

Role: IT Application Manager

Location: Central London
Salary range: £80,000-90,000 pa

Cracking opportunity for an experienced IT Application Manager to join a globally renowned company in the media / entertainment space. The successful IT Application Manager will be a key player in the development and optimisation of system solutions critical to business needs.

Key responsibilities:

  • Communicate with client community for each project to foster a collaborative relationship with the stakeholders
  • Work with business users and IT to plan releases for each system.
  • Ensure business requirements for projects are complete
  • Work with technical teams to provide estimates to business for enhancement requests.
  • Ensure change management process is followed
  • Participate in annual Disaster Recovery exercises.
  • Assist management in effectively sharing resources between projects and existing systems
  • Establish and maintain regular weekly team meetings.
  • Provide regular budget/allocations forecasts and participate in departmental resource planning.
  • Develop requests for funding
  • Set direction for each project with the development teams
  • Work with external teams to ensure projects adhere to the client's standards for design
  • Develop and manage Project Plans as needed
  • Work with management to develop project budgets
  • Ensure project and development teams are adequately and appropriately staffed
  • Ensure development of comprehensive test plan for each project under management.
  • Develop and manage procedures for handling scope change

Key skills required:

  • Experience managing application development using Agile methodology
  • Experience managing projects to select and implement off the shelf software
  • Previous experience managing multiple projects of different scale simultaneously

If you are on the market and are interested in becoming an integral part of a global organisation, then apply now to find out more!