IT Business Partner

Location Birmingham
Discipline: IT & Cyber
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000
Job ref: 009324
Published: 24 days ago

We’re looking for a proactive IT Business Partner to join the team at Portakabin. You will develop and maintain internal stakeholder relationships across the business to better understand systems and process needs. The role will work with business stakeholders to assess, prioritise and manage the pipeline of business requirements.


Role Details

  • Salary: £45,000 - 55,000 per annum plus 5% -10% bonus OTE
  • Role based: Telford or Birmingham, your working week will be split, 3 days working across different sites and 2 days from home.
  • Contract type: Permanent
  • Annual leave: 25 days plus bank holidays

Role Responsibilities

*         Be the primary point of contact for the business for process and systems improvements;

*         Collaborate with the business to identify and develop effective proposals for improvements to systems and processes;

*         Use knowledge of the business and systems to assess the benefit, cost and strategic alignment of business requirements and prioritise those requirements;

*         Oversee the delivery of small projects in line with agreed deliverables and timescales;

*         Represent the business requirements in larger projects to ensure quality is maintained in alignment with business needs;

*         Foster effective working relationships with relevant 3rd party providers and provide detailed work instructions and guidance where necessary.


Our Ideal Candidate

We are looking for someone who has:

*         Experience in information gathering with strong negotiation skills to hold conversations with both the business and technical teams;

*         An adaptable, creative and resilient approach with a positive attitude;

*         Working experience of business process modelling;

*         Excellent oral and written communication skills;

*         Proven experience in supporting enterprise systems;

*         Experience in system fault-finding and resolution;

*         Some project management experience using a best practice discipline;

*         A valid passport for European travel;

*         Knowledge of Microsoft 365 including SharePoint and Power Apps.

Even if you do not match all of our ‘ideal’ criteria we would still be very keen to receive your CV as we love developing our people and may feel that you could be developed into this role.


Benefits & Opportunities


*       Option to buy 5 days of annual leave

*       Working flexibly principles

*       Contributory pension

*       Commission

*       Company Car

*       A range of dedicated health and wellbeing services

*       Employee Assistance Program

*       A chance to give back to your community with an annual Volunteering Day Off

*       Cycle to Work Scheme

*       Employee Benefits Program (Discounts at 100s of shops, gyms, restaurants and even holidays!)


About Portakabin


As innovators in the science of building, we provide modular buildings for hire and sale, as well as supplying refurbished buildings and construction site accommodation. We deliver building solutions for organisations of any size, in sectors ranging from manufacturing, education and health to transport, utilities and construction.

Portakabin remains in the ownership of the York based Shepherd family and now employs more than 2,000 people across ten European countries.

As an equal opportunities employer, Portakabin is committed to the equal treatment of all current and prospective colleagues. We welcome applications from people of all backgrounds and perspectives and hire great people to build talented and diverse teams.

We are committed to making reasonable adjustments throughout the application, recruitment, and onboarding processes for candidates that require additional support and/or adjustments to be made.

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