Assistant IT Manager, Dudman Group, £25-35,000

My client is the Dudman Group of Companies, a growing independent producer of aggregates and ready mixed concrete in Sussex.

With recent investment in the IT infrastructure and systems, the IT manager is looking for a professional person to provide technical support and management across a range of systems and technologies and also to have valuable input on future planning of the IT estate.


You will be able to draw on your broad knowledge across server and desktop operating systems and technologies and to troubleshoot issues presented to you by non-technical users. The following list includes some of those technologies in use:

– VMWare vSphere and Veeam

– Windows Server, Windows 10

– Active Directory

– Exchange & SQL


– Firewalls and VPN

– Hardware, printers, scanners

– Office suite

– Linux

Any experience of the following would be beneficial:

– Microsoft Dynamics NAV (or other ERP system)

– .NET development

– IP PBX systems

– WordPress/web hosting

Skills, Qualifications and Experience:

Ideally you will have studied a computer related course to degree level but evidence of equivalent work experience will also be ideal. You will have a talent for understanding how IT systems work and be able to quickly assess problems and find solutions while communicating with users clearly. You will work independently and deputise for the IT Manager at times.

If you have relevant IT experience gained in a multi-site environment, and relish a broad IT role where you can provide a fantastic support and enhancement service to all parts of a modern business, then we would love to hear from you!

Salary and Working Hours:

Salary will be dependent on qualifications and experience between £25,000 – £35,000 per annum. The company also offer a contributory company pension scheme, profit related annual bonus and 20 days’ annual leave. Your working hours will be Monday to Friday from 8.30am to 5.30pm and due to the nature of the work you may occasionally be required to carry out tasks outside these hours. The role is based from head office in Southwick, West Sussex. Travel will be required at times so a driving license is required and ideally access to own transport (business mileage will be reimbursed).