Technology Operations Manager

  • Salary: GBP35000 - GBP45000.00 per annum
  • Location: Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
  • Job Type: Full time
  • Company: JCW Search

I am currently recruiting on behalf of a large financial services firm based in Edinburgh, for a new role within their technology operations team. This hire will be a joining a growing team that is responsible for effectively managing an external supplier who is providing IT services. The ideal candidate should have experience of supplier management and strong financial reporting knowledge.

Key Resposnsibilities;

  • Monitoring the financial performance and capacity of the external suppliers
  • Monitoring financial and capacity information
  • Manage the setting up of the financial processes
  • Production of the finance elements of the committee packs
  • Responsible for managing the creation/validation and receipting against centrally owned Purchase Orders in line with the agreed contractual payment schedule/VAT advice
  • Play an active role in price review discussions
  • Support the Owner of the Technology Operations relationship with Risk and Audit.

Key Skills;

  • Disciplined work approach including the ability to work to deadlines, whilst maintaining a high level of accuracy is essential.
  • Collaborative style with both internal and external customers; team player with a flexible approach.
  • Strong MS Office suite skills in particular, Microsoft Excel
  • Good interpersonal, communications and presentation skills.
  • Ability to operate and influence in a complex and diverse stakeholder environment; building and maintaining effective relationships.
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Ability to adapt quickly, calmly and positively to changing priorities.
  • Self-motivated, with good organisational skills.
  • Capable of producing accurate and concise MI/reports, minutes and action lists; able to summarise information and apply critical analysis.
  • Risk Management, Regulatory Compliance & Audit Recruitment
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