It Manager

Our client is a leader within the *Mining industry* and is looking for an *IT Manager* to head up the department at their Black Rock Mine Operations based in *Northern Cape*. This person will be responsible for ensuring a secure, safe and stable IT environment to enable the sharing of data and communication between departments and external stakeholders. *Knowledge/Skills* * Computer literate (Microsoft Package)* Expert knowledge of Office and other cloud off the shelf services.* System Skills: Electronic Document Management System, Enterprise Resource Planning, Human Resource Information Management Systems, Information Management Systems, Learning Management Systems & SHERQ Systems.* Cloud support or migration to cloud experience* Identify recurring problems and derive creative solutions involving team members. Recognise and reward team member efforts* Implement compliance requirements. Communicate compliance changes.* Plan, direct and assess Quality Management within subfunction and recommend remedial actions where necessary to ensure adherence to TQM principles.* Provide input into functional planning. Interpret functional plan and develop sub-functional plans.* Ensure operational plan is implemented.* Manage the efficient and effective utilisation of resources.* Optimise systems and processes continuously to ensure production efficiency targets and operational plans are met. Optimise the core operational internal processes and internal supply chain and resolve operational conflicts.* Manage the planning, installation and maintenance decisionmaking and expansion of network infrastructure.* Develop, maintain and simulate/ test the disaster recovery plan for the business system environment.* Continuously enhance and update current systems in the IT environment and introduce new technological developments by keeping abreast to changes within the Information technology discipline.* Develop, implement and enforce IT policies and procedures to ensure physical and logical access control, data security and data integrity.* Contribute to annual functional budget planning by providing input into operational, capex and labour budgets for subfunction. Submit to line management for approval.* Implement and effectively manage the approved budget (operational, capex and labour) for the sub-function.* Report variances as required and implement remedial action within span of control to minimise variances. *Experience/Requirements* * 7 - 8 Years' experience in Information Management and Information Technology processes in a mining / technical environment* 3 Years' Management Experience *Minimum Qualifications* * Certificate: Grade 12* Bachelor of Commerce in Information Technology (Required) / Bachelor of Science in Information Technology (Alternative)* Diploma In Information Technology / Information Management (Required) IT, Manager, Mining, Team, Processes,IT, Manager, Mining, Team, Processes,
Johannesburg, GT, ZA