17 May, 2021

IT Services Manager

  • Vision Christian Media
  • Springwood QLD, Australia
Full time Information & Commmunication Technology

Job Description

A unique opportunity for a gifted and qualified person to join our gifted Ministry team as IT Services Manager.

  • Full time Management-level position.
  • Brisbane location (Springwood).

The Opportunity

As IT Services Manager you will be accountable for the management of all IT infrastructure operations as well as ensuring all IT security risks are identified and actions are taken to mitigate them. You will report to and work with the Chief Operating Officer to plan and execute the technology roadmap, leading a small team as well as manage relevant vendors and ensure the in- house/outsourcing mix is optimised for where the Ministry is currently at and are forecasting to go.


Responsibility areas include:

  • Overseeing and management of IT hardware and resources,
  • Cyber security and risk mitigation,
  • IT Planning, budget alignment,
  • Efficient delivery of quality IT services to the team and customers,
  • Helpdesk management and performance,
  • Data integrity and reliability,
  • Software integration and maintenance,
  • System Development Management,
  • Emergency call outs and resolution,
  • Effectively lead the IT team by mentoring and coaching the team.


About Vision Christian Media

Vision Christian Media is a not-profit organisation that has been dedicated to bringing the Good News of the Gospel to Australia since 1986.

Hundreds of thousands of people across the country now turn to us daily for encouragement, good company and support through broadcast radio, printed and digital publications, podcasts, apps, websites. We also operate a telephone prayer service and more – all of it to help people look to God daily. https://vision.org.au/about-us/

The successful applicant will align to our Mission, Vision, Values and core beliefs (https://vision.org.au/core-beliefs). This is more than just a job, it is a ministry opportunity and part of a calling.

Requirements for the role

The ideal applicant will have:

  • Information Technology Degree,
  • Experience with a virtualised server environment,
  • Networking experience and understanding of perimeter defenses,
  • Proficiencies in Microsoft software and services,
  • Previous experience with digital audio systems highly desirable,
  • Cyber security experience,
  • Strong technical problem investigation and resolution skills,
  • Project planning experience and excellent time management skills,
  • Ability to work under pressure, self-motivated and work autonomously and responsibly,
  • Previous experience as a Team Leader or demonstrable experience in people and stakeholder management,
  • Possess strong analytical ability, big-picture thinking and leadership skills,
  • Willingness to align with organisational mission, goals and strategies.

How to apply

This position based at our offices in Springwood, Queensland.

Successful applicants will align with our Mission, Vision and Values.

If this roll sounds like you and would like to join our dynamic IT Services Team, please select "APPLY NOW". Applications close by day end on 20 June 2021.

 Please provide a cover letter (no more than 2 pages) that tells us:  

  • Why you are interested in this position and, 
  • Provide examples that can demonstrate to us that you possess the skills, knowledge, experience and heart to be successful in the role. 

 Only applicants with rights to work in Australia are eligible to apply.

Position will be filled when the right candidate has been identified; early applications are encouraged.

Closing Date

20 June 2021

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