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Infrastructure & Projects Team Leader

Location: Brentwood

Salary: £35k - £45,999 (depending on skills & experience)

Department: IT

Contract: Permanent

Application deadline: 23 January 2017

We are looking for an Infrastructure & Projects Team Leader to manage the resourcing and implementation of specific IT projects and support the organisations IT systems and infrastructure.

The successful individual will be responsible for the day to day management of IT systems, servers, network, infrastructure and data lines within the Brentwood, Edinburgh and London offices.

The successful candidate will ideally have a good understanding and experience of the following:

  • Formal IT Project Management skills, Prince2 would be desirable
  • Thorough working knowledge of IT Infrastructure, including Windows 2008, 2012 (Server), VMware, MS Office, MS Exchange, MS Remote Application Publishing, Storage Area Networks, IP routing, Network, Server and PC Infrastructure
  • Experience of implementing and managing voice and data communications
  • Experience of leading and managing a team

Excellent communications skills, both verbal and written coupled with a customer centric approach

For a detailed job description, please click here.

About NatCen Social Research

At NatCen Social Research, we're driven by the belief that social research has the power to make life better. Our research works for society by providing a rich understanding of people's lives and enabling them to have a powerful and influential role in shaping social policy decisions. It is used by policy makers, practitioners, academics, the media and the public as a driving force behind increased understanding of the environment we live in and how it's changing.

We offer favorable working conditions (including generous holiday entitlement and a pension scheme) and a stimulating, hardworking and friendly working environment.

How to apply

Please submit your CV and supporting statement (no more than 800 words) demonstrating your suitability for the role. Please make sure that your supporting statement demonstrates that you have the skills, experiences and attributes listed above.

Applications should be sent by email to

Closing date for applications will be 5pm, Monday 23rd January 2017.