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IT Manager - Logistics

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    £30000 - £40000 per annum

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    Fran Ilott

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  • Published:

    24 days ago

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IT Manager required by a Freight Forwarder in Basildon

An established Freight Forwarder based in Basildon are looking for an IT Manager with experience in setting up and managing IT infrastructure for a Logistics business.

You will be working independently to implement new systems and maintain existing systems including Company website.

Must have experience with Logistics systems including Customs Clearance software.

  • £30,000 - £40,000
  • Monday - Friday

Key responsibilities:
  • Leading system analysis, system design and implementation of office based and remote data driven application.
  • Developing and maintaining IT system connecting custom clearance system for UK and Belgium
  • Providing support to our third-party software system and in-house software
  • Carrying out the company website maintenance and ongoing development, installing software and configuring and rolling out hardware where need
  • Communicating with manager and recommend improvements to the IT system
  • Managing the ever-growing and developing system, business and set of users with a variety of different technologies.
  • Dealing with user IT requests and providing appropriate support
  • Continuously monitoring and optimizing the system for accuracy and efficiency.

Skills required:
  • Knowledge of business process and products requiring IT service i.e. custom clearance system, 3rd party interface
  • Experience of solution design and architecture.
  • Knowledge and experience with server computer platforms, datacentre network and data storage subsystems.
  • Multi-platform knowledge of end-user computing operating systems, hardware, software, configuration and security across windows and Mac.

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