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IT Business Process Systems Manager, Newry, NI

Protea Recruitment is excited to advertise a brand-new role. Our client is looking for an IT and Business Process Systems Manager to join their team. If you have experience in this or believe you have the experience to step up into this position, we would love to chat with you. The IT and Business Process Systems Manager will echo the quality, diversity, inclusion, legality and authenticity of all our values at our client and give customers the opportunity to achieve their extraordinary results through the passion we have for our people and food. We welcome applications from all sections and groups within the community.

Location: Newry, NI

Salary: £30k - £40k

Industry: Food

The Role:

  • Management of the client IT infrastructure including all Hardware (PCs, servers, printers, network etc.), Software and the site telephone systems

  • Develop robust security and backup IT systems and ensure they are continually upgraded to allow constant and effective operation of all business computer systems.

  • Develop and implement an IT Policy, that aligns with other company documents, ensuring compliance and best practice principles are adopted by the total business.

  • Develop a robust business recovery plan to include cyber risk management and systems contingency planning in the event onsite systems are compromised.

  • Lead the business into digitising the business and moving to a paperless environment.

  • Provide IT support and training for all staff.

  • Manage all IT costs and expenses accordingly and within agreed budgets.

  • Ensure that all IT systems/procedures are continually maintained and developed to support the ongoing business systems development needs.

  • Support the implementation of strategic business development projects by either taking a Project Leader position or being part of the nominated Steering Group

  • Develop and assist in key operational performance reports and automation/process improvement projects.

  • Maintain current data systems and infrastructure.

  • Work with all business functions to understand company requirements for any report or data-driven system eg customer forecasting / integrated MRP systems.

  • Attend monthly SLT meetings to update business on key IT projects.

  • Ensure a safe working environment for all employees by strict enforcement of the company's Health and Safety Policy and by developing a proactive culture to reduce accidents.


  • Qualified IT Manager with extensive financial experience in providing IT support to a multi-site operation.

  • Detailed understanding of the operational and supply chain functions across a complex FMCG business.

  • Ability to deliver extremely complex required reports under time pressure to give the business the visibility of data to make informed strategic decisions.

  • Confidence to challenge perceived areas of underperformance/irregularity across all parts of the business.

  • Experience in Project Management.

  • Strategic thinking and strong communication skills.

  • High level of IT skills

  • Rights to work already in place as sponsorship is not available

If you feel you have the necessary skills and experience or are ready to step into a role like this, please get in touch.

Lead consultant for this vacancy: Gareth Steedman

Due diligence:

**Protea Recruitment has authorization from our client to advertise and recruit on their behalf.

If you have not heard from one of our consultants within five working days from submission, you have not met the criteria of this vacancy set by our client and are unsuccessful in moving to the next stage.


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