Achiever Application Controller

  • Location

    Thurso, Highlands

  • Sector:

    IT and Digital

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  • Salary:

    Up to £140 per day + £75 T&S

  • Contact:

    Amanda Magee

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

  • Duration:

    9 months

  • Expiry date:


  • Client:


Morson International has a 9 month contract for an Achiever Application Controller. The service will be provided at our Clients Site, Dounreay.

The day rate is £140/LTD (Negotiable/DOE). Applicants with a main residence outwith a daily commutable distance from Dounreay will receive a T&S allowance of £75 per diem. Flexibility is offered on a Monday/Friday for travelling with the additional options of a compressed working week or a negotiable working cycle

Role & Responsibilities:
You will be responsible for the effective support, operation and training of the IT systems.

*Manage, maintain and develop effective IT systems to support the document control and DMR processes, liaising with the business process owners and supporting users as necessary
*Liaise with software suppliers for upgrades, licensing and support issues
*Manage, test and deploy system upgrades
*Develop, manage and deliver training to system users
*Specify, create and run reports to meet business requirements
*Assist in supporting and maintaining the Intranet system
*Provide advice and guidance on IT system software testing to DSRL staff as required
*Perform the responsibilities of Management Appointments relevant to post

Experience & Skillset:
2 years practical IT, managing a business critical system in a regulated environment and experience in software testing
Experience of providing support to customers in a busy environment
Sound understanding and knowledge of document control, Management Systems and the DMR process
Well-developed communication skills, with a demonstrable ability to influence others
Ability to organise and prioritise own work
A team player with the ability to work on own initiative
Interest in software testing