Service Delivery Manager – Service Desk – Yorkshire – Circa 50K

We are looking for a dedicated Service Delivery Manager to join this forward-thinking and highly successful expanding business.

The organisation need a talented SDM to help create and architect a new scalable service that is second to none.

The successful candidate will complement a new and expanding team in this near greenfield environment.

Job Description

Your key responsibilities as the Service Delivery Manager will consist of:

Manage all aspects of IT service management framework

Proactively works with the IT Leadership team to understand business strategy, priorities, and needs, and ensures that the IT Service roadmap is fit for purpose to support the needs and growth plans

Act as the primary connection between Technology and the designated business units for all aspects of operational service level management.

Produce monthly IT Service KPI report

Act as an escalation point for customers and business key stakeholders

Ensure suppliers are performing to contractual requirements and SLAs, including monitor and reporting on supplier performance

Ensures the consistency and maintainability of existing applications by enforcing appropriate change and releasing standards/procedures

Approves all business IT Service models prior to the technical solution being promoted to live service

Represents the IT Technology function at service providers customer review meetings when appropriate

The experience and knowledge we are looking for from our future Service Delivery Manager include:

Previous Service Delivery Manager experience

ITIL V3/V4 certified

Highly organised with a logical approach and ability to work calmly under pressure

Passionate about getting things done and able to engage people across multiple business functions to complete goals and quickly drive value

Excellent written and verbal communication including presentation skills

Experience of agreeing, creating, and monitoring SLAs/OLAs/KPIs

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