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Supervisor of Enterprise Applications

Latham & Watkins

Latham & Watkins

IT, People & HR, Operations
Manchester, UK
Posted on Friday, November 3, 2023
About Latham & Watkins

Latham & Watkins is a global law firm consistently ranked among the top firms in the world. The success of our firm is largely determined by our commitment to hire and develop the very best and brightest, creating a team that provides our clients with the highest quality of work and service. We are driven by our core values: respect, innovation, and collaboration.

About The Role

The Supervisor of Enterprise Applications is an integral part of Latham’s Technology team. This role will be responsible for planning and overseeing the daily activities performed by Enterprise Applications team members , while supervising, training, and coaching team members and leading them in their professional development endeavours. This role will be located in either our Manchester office or our Global Services Office, situated in downtown LA. Please note that this role may be eligible for a flexible working schedule that allows for a hybrid and in-office presence.

Responsibilities & Qualifications

Other key responsibilities include:

  • Making recommendations to the Manager of Enterprise Applications with respect to hiring, training and counselling departmental employees
  • Generating performance evaluations for departmental employees, and recommending salary increases
  • Supervising software and hardware deployment related to assigned projects within the firm; coordinating, communicating, and working with key departments, stakeholders, managers, and employees related to those projects
  • Tracking progress of all projects and updating project participants and stakeholders as needed; conducting meetings as necessary to review progress, discuss and / or resolve issues, or train other staff or managers as it relates to the software being implemented
  • Working with vendors to resolve outstanding issues or problems, discussing purchases, license requirements, maintenance agreements, patches, etc

We’d love to hear from you if you:

  • Possess strong knowledge of and proficiency in multi-tier enterprise application platforms, PC applications and remote communication methodologies
  • Demonstrate strong analytical skills needed to troubleshoot a variety of symptoms, diagnose problems, and test, recommend, and implement solutions to technology problems
  • Possess the ability to use database software, spreadsheet, and word processing software and equipment to complete analysis and reports

And have:

  • Experience of working in the Information Technology profession
  • Relevant experience directly or indirectly supporting enterprise software
  • Exposure to a law firm, or other professional services, environment (desirable)

Benefits & Additional Information

Successful candidates will not only be provided with an outstanding career opportunity and welcoming environment, but will also be provided with a generous total compensation package with bonuses awarded in recognition of both individual and firm performance. Eligible employees can participate in Latham’s comprehensive benefit program which includes:

  • Health insurance as well as group income protection and life assurance
  • A pension plan
  • Wellness programs
  • Employee discounts
  • And more!

Additionally, we have a range of diversity programming including Global Affinity Groups. These groups provide a firmwide platform to share experiences and advice as well as an opportunity to participate in a supportive network with common interests to help make life at the firm even better.

Latham & Watkins is committed to diversity, equal opportunity, sustainability, and pro bono legal services. We draw from a remarkable wealth of talent to create one of the world's leading law firms, and advance these commitments through the work of our Global Citizenship department. Our lawyers, paralegals, and professional staff worldwide comprise a rich mixture of different races, ethnic backgrounds, religions, sexual orientations, cultures, and primary languages. Our diversity makes us who we are.