Applications Practice Manager - Perm - Edinburgh - Up to 78k

Reference: LK/12655/1
Job Description:

Applications Practice Manager - Perm - Edinburgh - Up to 78k GBP plus exceptional package

If you`re reading this and think it looks familiar, it probably is. That`s because my client is still looking for the right candidate for this great opportunity. You never know, it could be you!

Have you progressed from a software applications support or development background into management and want to help others do the same? Do you want to be that helping hand you wished you had? Have you lead, mentored and developed medium to large teams in a business focussed environment? Are you looking for an opportunity to do all this and more? If the answer`s yes, read on!

We have a rare and exciting opportunity for an Applications Practice Manager to develop and champion our client`s new model. In this new role, you`ll be building constructive relationships, collaborating with business, technical leads and coordinating with outsource suppliers to provide expert delivery to the business. You will be responsible for managing and developing the careers of the core development and support teams including motivating, coaching and setting objectives. If this sounds like the challenge you`re looking for, apply now!

What you will be doing:
- Shape and establish an effective Applications Services practice
- Engage, motivate, coach and help develop group technology team members
- Take responsibility for applications delivery across multiple business units whilst developing and managing positive relationships across the Group and 3rd party engagements
- Collaborate with technical leads and managers regarding portfolio planning
- Be accountable for all resource planning and management whilst gathering and fulfilling business requirements

What you will bring:
- Experience of establishing and shaping a Best Practice driven Applications Services practice
- Proven senior management and leadership experience gained in complex environments
- Excellent intrapersonal skills with the ability to motivate and develop practice members
- Experience of leading and developing large teams within a dynamic Applications development environment
- Experience of shaping and planning services at portfolio level.

This truly is a unique opportunity for a senior manager who can drive, motivate and develop others within a complex organisation that continues to evolve. You will be rewarded with an excellent salary up to £78,000 dependant on experience coupled with an exceptional comprehensive benefits package which includes, bonus, pension, health & life cover amongst many others.

Only apply to this vacancy if you consent to us contacting you with regards to this and similar future career opportunities. You may call to discuss the role in more detail if you wish.

Job Type: Permanent
Location: Edinburgh, Edinburgh
Salary: 70000-78000 Per Annum bonus, p
Posted by: Abrecco
Date Posted: 09/11/2018


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