IT director

This newly created role of IT Director will be responsible for the strategic development of DCK Group’s systems infrastructure, as the business undergoes a Digital Transformation to support its ambitious growth plans.

What you will be doing…

Reporting to the Group Finance Director, you will join the Board of Directors to develop the IT vision, mission and goals, then ensure it is established and implemented effectively across the business. The scope of the role includes Digital Office, GDPR, Supply Chain, Buying & Merchandising, Retail Operations and B2B / B2C trading platforms: for the UK and overseas offices.

Key responsibilities will be to:

  • Drive business growth through change and innovation, to deliver the business plans

  • Work closely with the Directors and business process owners to recommend and implement solutions

  • Align IT Portfolio with strategic business objectives and drive business value

  • Develop the project business cases with the business owners to drive value for the business

  • Lead, motivate and manage the IT Team, to deliver a professional, customer focused and high performing department that works to agreed SLA’s

  • Be responsible for any third-party vendors/outsourcing/contractors, and negotiation of their rates

  • Risk management and contingency planning

  • Building and maintaining strong business relationships, ensuring IT has a ‘seat at the business table’

What we are looking for?
This role will be fundamental to the transformation and change programme that we are undertaking so you will need to be currently operating at a senior management level within a similar organisation.
Ideally you will be a Head of IT or IT Director and be a visionary leader with experience of both digital transformation and practical IT service delivery management.
Experience within the retail sector is essential, ideally in a fast paced environment.

If you're interested in this role send your CV to jobs@dck.com or click apply button below.