IT Manager

Reference: 9351 MLR
Consultant: Michelle le Roux 

Job Description: 

  • Lead IT projects, including the design and deployment of new IT systems and services.
  • Monitor performance of IT systems to determine cost and productivity levels, and to make recommendations for improving IT infrastructure.
  • Help define the IT infrastructure strategy, architecture, and processes.
  • Analyse business requirements by partnering with key stakeholders across the organisation to develop solutions for IT needs.
  • Assess vendors and develop test strategies for new hardware and software.
  • Troubleshoot hardware and software issues related to internal IT infrastructure.
  • Available on standby over weekends and after hours.
  • Proficient with Hyper-V or similar software.
  • Understand and able to manage multiple VM and related server requirements.
  • Ensure 99.99% uptime through DR solution and management.
  • Willing to assist with local IT support, user setup, and POS assistance.
  • Budget management and financial reporting.
  • Manage a small team.
  • Patch management.
  • 3CX management and administration.
  • Proficiency with virtualization technology (Hyper-V, VMWare).
  • Run backup software (Veeam).


  • Bachelor’s degree in information technology, computer science, information systems, or a related field. Equivalent experience will also be considered.
  • 2 – 5 years’ working experience in IT operations.
  • Fluent in Afrikaans and English.
  • Proven experience in leading and managing IT projects and rolling out IT infrastructures across various technologies.
  • Excellent working knowledge of computer systems, security, network and systems administration, databases and data storage systems, and phone systems.
  • Strong critical thinking and decision-making skills.
  • Excellent project management and prioritization skills.
  • Firm grasp on IT infrastructure and operations best practices.
  • Must be Office 365 Admin proficient.
  • Must be proficient in both Windows and Mac.
  • SharePoint Online experience.
  • Networking experience (Fortigate, Aruba).
  • Experience in managing RUCKUS Wi-Fi infrastructure.
  • MCSE/MCITP certification would be advantageous.
  • ITIL/ITSM certification would be advantageous.
  • Dell storage array experience would be a great advantage.
  • Experience in the hospitality environment would be advantageous.

How to Apply: 

  • Email your comprehensive CV to 
  • If you are already registered, please forward your CV and the relevant reference number to the consultant with whom you are currently registered in order to avoid duplicity on our system. 
  • We reserve the right to only conduct interviews with candidates of choice. 
  • Applicants who have not received feedback within 30 days from the closing date must please accept their application as unsuccessful.