Business Applications Manager - Widnes - £55-60,000

  • Location

    Widnes, Cheshire

  • Sector:

    IT and Digital, Project / Programme Management, IT Manager

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  • Salary:

    £50000.00 - £60000.00 per hour + Excellent Benefits

  • Contact:

    David Dinan

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  • Published:

    12 months ago

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This is an opportunity for an experienced Applications Lead or Manager to make the next jump into an exciting, challenging and highly rewarding role with a leading logistics provider who works on a global level.

A recent massive investment into their business systems has now given rise to a requirement for a Business Applications Manager to join the team. Although a global company their roots are firmly planted in the North of England but the tremendous global growth will see you travel on occasion, internationally.

Your ability to supervise and maintain the organisation's repository of business applications through best practices and the appropriate staffing and management of a technical teams will be essential. This role will also see your source new vendors and 3rd party suppliers so you can expect your team to grow. You'll be managing a small (6) team Applications support and developers but this will grow.

The software used is wide and varied and some industry specific and includes

  • RAM Intermodal Software
  • Salesforce
  • ForecastPro
  • EDI
  • Tableau

You will develop, manage and provide direction for the application team in support of the business operations. You'll collaborate and build relationships with business stakeholders, technical staff and vendors to manage requirements, design and develop solutions and in the testing of new software applications, upgrades and changes. This role will see you play a lead in some Projects, handling budget control and resources ensuring timely and cost effective delivery. You will ideally come from a logistics background but it's not essential.

Apply immediately, this role is a career defining opportunity!