IT and Business Manager

6 days left

Bedford, Bedfordshire
£28,560 32 Hours
01 Jul 2019
29 Jul 2019
Contract Type
Full Time


Cats Eyes IT Solutions is an independent IT Solutions company with over 25 years’

experience in several sectors including health diagnostic (Point of Care), insurance

and construction industry.

We have extensive experience in a number of key technology areas including Web

design & Hosting, Cloud Computing & Storage, custom software, Networks, Servers,

Virtualisation and application suites including Microsoft Office, Exchange, Lync and

Active Directory to name a few.

Our experience ensures we utilise the right technology at the right cost for your

business needs.

We are partners of Microsoft, VMWare, Trend, Bitdefender and Dell.

The position’s details are further outlined below:



Based in Bedford

Frequent visits to surrounding area including Buckinghamshire, Northampton.

Occasional overseas visits would be required.

Salary: £28,560

Working hours per week: 32 hours

Date Advertised: 1st July 2019

Closing Date: 2nd August 2019

Minimum Qualifications and Experience:

• Should have worked for at least 6 Years’ in a reputable organization in fields

of business development, Information technology, Business intelligence or business

analysis and design.

• Should hold a bachelor’s degree in information technology, computer science,

computer applications or a related field

• In depth understanding of Microsoft technologies (MSCSA or MCSE is an added


• Should be fluent in at least one of the East African languages (Luganda or Swahili)

• Must have excellent I.T skills

• Familiarity with Content management systems like WordPress, Joomla and Drupal

among others.

• Deep understanding and demonstrated knowledge of core IT concepts including

routing, firewalls, operating systems’ maintenance, computer hardware repairs.

• Pro-activeness, ability to prioritize & work under pressure.

• High degree of integrity, growth orientation, hunger for results, simplicity, customer

centricity as well as an appreciation for a fun and positive working environment.

Key Focus

Key focus is understanding I.T Challenges the customer is facing and finding lasting

solutions to the challenges.


• Sets direction for the company at a strategic and tactical level and

develops and takes accountability for a business plan which is aligned to the

Country strategy.

• Integrates delivery and metrics across the people, process,

finance and customer dimensions of the business at a strategic or tactical


• Responsible for strategic direction of the Business, including all

components of Marketing and Brand, Risk & IT

• Accountable for thought leadership and best operating practice in

response to external environment.

• Strong focus on cross functional operation and networking across

internal and external boundaries.

• Manages the profitability of the business (bottom line


• Managing the development of the business in terms of product set

and distribution (including economic viability).

• Manage key external relationship to create a supportive brand,

inclusive of media and marketing strategies

• Ensure capable management succession as well as progressive

employee training and development programs.

Key Responsibility Areas KRAs

o Leadership Effectiveness

o Business Development

o Risk Management

o Stakeholder Management

o Strategy Implementation

o Functional Effectiveness

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