Our client is currently looking to recruit a Development Manager on a permanent basis to support and develop the strategy, implementation and maintenance of in house developed systems, vendor applications and integration of systems. Within this role your core responsibilities will include: - Deliver reliable and productive applications that met the business needs - Effective management of a Team of 5 including Developers and Testers who are working in a .NET and SQL based environment - Managing 3rd party vendors and suppliers - Provide key input into the IT Strategy - Ensure robust standards and procedures for systems development, testing and change control The ideal candidate will experience working in a similar role and will have experience managing a technical team, developing technical solutions, managing projects, engaging at a technical and non-technical level and be service orientated. You will also have experience ideally working in an Agile based environment. In return the client is offering a competitive salary, pension and private healthcare. Please note this role will be split between the companies Nottingham and Sheffield offices so travel to both will be required.