IT Software Asset Manager

Recruiter
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted
11 Aug 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time
IT Software Asset Manager Birmingham £40,000 - £45,000 IT Software Asset Manager | Software Asset Manager | Birmingham | £40k - £45k | My client is currently recruiting for an IT Software Asset Manager to join their successful IT division base in Birmingham, responsible for the management and administration of software licensing and installations throughout the business, ensuring the business is compliant with all software licensing agreements across the IT estate. The IT Software Asset Manager will manage software acquisition, compliance, maintenance renewals, life cycle planning, testing and costing in relation to all software utilised throughout the business and assess existing and new licensing structures in order to achieve a flexible and cost effective solution. You will manage and monitor the Microsoft Enterprise Agreement to ensure all software benefits are fully utilised and process all non-standard software requests and purchase additional licences when required and ensure that any non-standard software requests are tried and tested before being applied to the standard desktop and any associated documentation created, including knowledge bank entries on the service management system. The IT Software Asset Manager will You will establish and maintain a process for upgrading to new versions of software, including training considerations and material, knowledge transfer to the IT Service Desk, communication to the business and deployment and provide a monthly report on budget spend relating to all non-standard software, manage contracts and relationships with third party suppliers, including Bytes, to maximise benefit in software licensing, maintenance and service offerings. You will maintain and report upon data in relation to budget, compliance and contracts for all software utilised and respond to and manage all software supplier audit requests. If you are a Software Asset Manager with the required skills set and you are ready for a new challenge please send a full CV for consideration. Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C's, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at hays.co.uk