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Fairtrade Foundation are recruiting for a Head of IT & Facilities who will provide advice and information to the Senior Leadership Team and colleagues on best practice and current developments in the fields of IT and Facilities, taking opportunities to make more effective use of our technological and office resources, increase the potential of new technology as well as select and advise on the acquisition of suitable hardware, software and technical services.
You will be an experienced IT & Facilities professional, with demonstrable experience of leading a high performing team, strategic planning and implementation, acting as an internal business partner, managing a sizeable budget, creating and implementing IT service and support processes and managing relationships with suppliers. You will have excellent analytical, verbal and written communication skills, an ability to manage competing priorities, proven project management skills and the ability to conceptually design and provide guidance on technical solutions. Previous experience of Salesforce CRM, PowerBI, facilities management service delivery and health and safety issues would be a bonus.
Fairtrade is a movement for change that works directly with businesses, consumers and campaigners to make trade deliver for farmers and workers.
Fairtrade is a global movement with a strong and active presence in the UK, represented by the Fairtrade Foundation. The international Fairtrade system (of which the Fairtrade Foundation is a member) works on behalf of farmers and workers to drive sustainable livelihoods, empower producers and workers, and make trade fair.
The Fairtrade Foundation is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all sections of the community
Closing date: Tuesday 9 July 2019 (10am)
Interviews will take place wc 29 July 2019. Candidates will be contacted about if they are successful to the interview stage on 17 July 2019.