Ref: OM02938JFI_1614103222

Operations Manager

Scotland, Edinburgh

  • 60000 to 70000 GBP
  • Manager Role
  • Skills: Operations Manager, Cloud, AWS
  • Level: Senior

Job description

Operations Manager


Operations Manager - Up to £70k DOE

Edinburgh (3 days remote post covid)

As part of ongoing growth, my client is seeking a Technical Operations Manager (or Head of Technical Operations for a suitable experienced candidate). This is a key role in their leadership team, and is responsible for the effective, proactive and smooth running of the Services delivered to customers 24x7. This is a hands on role, leading a strong team of AWS engineers.

AWS skills are a must, and experience working in a managed service environment, with a strong commitment and experience of service process, leading class customer experience, and driven by customer KPI's.

* Maintaining our industry leading NPS score
* Maintaining a culture of Customer First
* Ensuring that our Managed Services and our response, exceed our customers expectations
* Responsible for our 24x7x365 service delivery
* Maintaining a competitive edge in the quality and innovation of the services we deliver
* Ensure we are a trusted and valued partner to our customers, lead a proactive engagement with our customers, and we use our expertise to enable our customers to be Always Ahead in their market
* Managed Service
* Ensuring the smooth and effective onboarding of our customers
* Responsible for our support and ticketing platform
* Defining and reporting on our Service Metrics to the management team
* Responsible for the consistent, and effective deployment of our service management processes and platforms: service monitoring, alerting & escalation, patching, performance monitoring, incident management, change control
* Applying continual service improvement practices into the business
* Managing our incident response procedures
* Ensuring the end to end delivery of the structure proactive Managed Services to our customers
* Constantly identifying opportunities to be proactive in support of our customer platforms
* Ensuring we deliver effective & structured Service Reviews to our customers
* TechnologyRoadmap & Systems
* Responsible for our corporate CRM platforms and customer systems
* Bringing best practice into all our approaches to technology & systems
* Leading within the company on developing and define our approach, delivering best practice, as well as constantly improving our delivery platforms:
* CRM, service desk structure, support & ticketing, alerting, monitoring, CRM, document management & knowledgebase
* Drive adoption of new approaches, tools, platforms, processes and automation this improve on the way we work
* Reporting
* Embedding a service culture, driven by KPI's, SLA's, targets and quality of service measures
* Reporting regularly to the management team and Board on all the key Service Desk & Managed Service Metrics
* Ensuring that we have fully documented procedures and processes
* Setting targets and service standards for the team and business

To apply for this role, please send an up to date CV to or call for a confidential chat on 0191 814 7785

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