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IT Manager

  • Sector: Mining
  • Location: Moscow
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Date posted: 16/05/2019
  • Duration: 1 year
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International Company specialised in mining of copper and the development of new copper mining projects is looking for IT Manager.

The Role: to ensure continuous, rapid and secure functioning of Company's Information Systems and IT Infrastructure in compliance with company's corporate IT/IS policies and procedures.


  • Identify main IS implementation objectives based on user requests, IS development and application trends;
  • Coordinate IT infrastructure planning, development and optimisation, and coordinate operations-enhancing system and hardware development;
  • Write specifications to build modify and maintain IT systems including feasibility studies of solutions being developed;
  • Approve and issue specifications to related units and third parties for connecting to our IT systems;
  • Maintain telecommunications and IT infrastructure documentation at a level consistent with business requirements;
  • Coordinate and check IT infrastructure including telecommunications, peripheral and other secondary hardware;
  • Responsible for accessibility of IT systems such as Hardware, Data Storage and Transmission, Applications and Data Base;
  • Ensure the system is continuously functional and take prompt actions re-mediate any operational faults that may occur;
  • Manage maintenance planning and scheduling as per requests sent by the company's business units basing on IT Department functionality;
  • Ensure maintenance is provided to LAN and telecommunications hardware, technical support is provided to computer system, development and application software;
  • Arrange preventive maintenance and routine troubleshooting;
  • Manage IS operation manuals, methodologies and regulations writing process;
  • Arrange user support: assist in development of and approve training courses for the company system users, and computer competence training courses;
  • Monitor and review Service Level results and effectiveness, and establish new Service Levels as required;
  • Manage Service Level Reporting and compliance;
  • Arrange contractual relations with IT suppliers/vendors;
  • Supervise contractors to ensure sound governance and adherence to budget, contract schedule, project scope and delivery of high quality goods and services;
  • Develop IT Department budget and manage budgetary performance;
  • Provide IT Department performance reports to company manager/functional manager;
  • Timely submit assignment completion reports to your line manager via electronic DCC system;
  • Supervise IT/IS asset safekeeping and accounting;
  • Complete other assignments given by your line manager within your competence.


  • Higher professional degree in IT;
  • 7+ years of IT support service experience;
  • Experience and awareness of best practices in Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL);
  • Management experience in service vendor system;
  • Excellent communication, negotiation and influencing skills and the ability to build strong relationships within the business;
  • Excellent awareness of IP-network building principles;
  • Awareness of network safety basics;
  • Network Device and Hardware installation, setup and configuring experience;
  • Experience with HA systems;
  • Preferable: A+, Network+ and IT Security+ certificates;
  • English from upper-intermediate level.


  • Permanent contract according to Russian Labour Code;
  • Salary upon interview results;
  • Based in Moscow office but required to travel to project and other locations.

About Fircroft:
Fircroft has been placing people in specialist technical industries for approaching half a century, focusing on mid to senior level engineers for contract and permanent roles worldwide. By applying for this job you give consent for Fircroft to contact you, via email & telephone, to discuss your application along with future positions and Fircroft's services.

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