vacancy: IT Systems Manager – Permanent

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Knaresborough, HG5 8LF


At NaughtOne we believe our people are integral to our success.  As such we believe in both looking after you and helping you forge the career you deserve.  We believe people want more than just the usual benefits. A career with us not only offers you a generous and competitive remuneration package inclusive of bonus, pension, life/health insurance and 33 days annual leave. You will also get a host of employee support and wellbeing benefits and crucially the opportunity for rapid career progression. These genuine opportunities for your growth are made possible as a result of our continued rapid growth globally, alongside a proactive, serious and supportive approach to both developing and looking after our people.

The story of NaughtOne is as impressive as it is inspiring. Established little more than 15 years ago we quickly became a global player in the world of contract furniture by designing and producing beautiful, stylish furniture manufactured to impeccable standards. Our products are now seen in offices all over the world, sold to many of the world’s most influential brands like Google, Microsoft and Amazon. NaughtOne was recognised for it’s global position in the international market and we now proud recipients of the prestigious Queen’s Award for Enterprise in International Trade 2019. Now an independent brand within the Miller Knoll
Group and we have every intention to continue to go from strength to strength.

As part of our continued growth, we have an exciting opportunity for an IT Systems Manager to join our team based at our head office in Knaresborough.

This role with be working within NaughtOne and alongside our parent company, Miller Knoll and their development team. This role will take responsibility for overseeing many different aspects of IT operations, infrastructure, service and delivery.

Whilst various aspects of the IT function are outsourced to external vendors. It will be the responsibility of this role to oversee and manage the business relationship with our external vendors whilst ensuring service levels and  the needs of the business are being met. Business analysis, looking at trends and issues, along with route cause analysis and continuous improvements.

The role will undertake delivery of a series of projects to support the business as we continue to grow in both size and our international presence. Working on projects to make system adaptations as we move into new geographical territories and garnering a full interdepartmental overview of needs and challenges. Whilst finding system based workable solutions that ultimately deliver for the end user.

This role will also take responsibility for migration projects as we move further towards aligning NaughtOne systems with Miller Knoll.

This is a broad role within IT and we would love to hear from candidates who feel they have the IT skills and attributes to deliver on the wide range of objectives alongside:

  • Excellent interpersonal and relationship building.
  • Highly personable
  • Great communication skills with the ability to translate technical language
  • Strong project management skills and time planning.
  • Something of an expert in MS Dynamics NAV, Software

If you feel you have the skills we are looking for and would like to be part of the NaughtOne team, we would love to hear from you.