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Applications Manager

  • Location: London
  • Salary: £52 p/h
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Infrastructure
  • Contact: Duncan Lowe
  • Contact Email: dlowe@nrl.co.uk
  • Contact Phone: 01483 400 786
  • Duration: 6 months +
  • Start Date: 2022-06-30
  • Expiry Date: 30 July 2022
  • Job Ref: 1041795
NRL are currently recruiting for Applications Manager to work with a client of ours, a global engineering consultancy, on an initial 6-month contract. The role will be based in London Bridge, but hybrid working is available.


Responsibilities:
  • The applications manager will lead the sourcing of software applications either via clients, partners, direct from vendors, or internal IT). 
  • They will plan and manage the required software applications deployment and liaise with the providers to ensure the installation and daily maintenance of those applications, as well as the associated network and hardware installations.
 

Requirements:
  • Highly experienced application manager (big advantage if from a engineering/construction/major programmes background).
  • Ability to manage multiple concurrent deliverables and responsibilities across multiple systems
  • Work closely with the applications respective SME's, to manage sourcing and oversee successful deployment of applications, ensuring they meet client/SME's needs and deadlines.
  • Manage technology vendors, IT, procurement performance to hit the project deadlines.
  • Own and manage budget and associated spend.
  • Highly effective organisation/project management skills, can take initiative, knows when to escalate.
  • Lead the (re)definition and ongoing management of standards / working practices
  • Ensure that all work is delivered efficiently, effectively, and professionally.
  • Identify opportunities to improve the technology solutions used by the organisation and be part of defining the overall technology roadmap.
  • Understand customer requirements and specification documents / technical documentation
 

What’s on offer:
  • Stable contract duration
  • Competitive hourly rate
 

About NRL:

NRL connect global engineering companies with the right people to bring their projects to life. As we progress your application our team of talented recruiters will be on hand to support you to secure your next role. 


We welcome applications from every walk of life and are committed to driving diversity and inclusion within the industries we support. That’s why our Member Committed to Diversity status with the Association of Professional Staffing Companies is so important to us. 


For temporary workers and contractors opting to work with us through our Pay As You Earn (PAYE) payroll service, we’re delighted to offer a wealth of benefits including access to virtual and telephone GP appointments 24/7, health and wellness resources, gym discounts and retail savings.