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  • Google Service Owner

  • Business: Travis Perkins PLC
  • Sector: IT & Digital
  • Location: Northampton, Northamptonshire
  • Salary: £competitive plus benefits
  • Hours of work: Monday to Friday
  • Position type: Permanent
  • Job type: Full Time
  • Date posted: 04-Mar-2021
  • Job reference: 29568

Job Description

We have an opportunity to join our Client Services department as a Service Owner for Google. This is a brand new opportunity for the business where you will be the Google Lead and manage the Google environment  for the business.

What you’ll do

As the Service Owner you will lead all Google activities where you will establish Google products as the first choice for the business. It  will be important that you build relationships with the business to understand any problems and work with the Google partner and Google themselves to understand the tech roadmap developing our Google strategy to help solve business problems. As part of your deliverables in this role you are expected to increase adoption, ensure the services and features are utilized to their full advantage in order to obtain ROI from the Google workspace tools. You will lead two people, a Google Super Admin and a Google Adoption Champion and as a team you will ensure that there is a technical roadmap where a google strategy is created to help solve any business problems.

Is this you?

Experience in deploying and or managing Google workspace in large business environments
Deep understanding in cloud SaaS applications
Experience working with or an understanding of tools such as GCDS and GAM
Comfortable with mail flow architectures and routing
Has experience and knowledge of working with security and data compliance policies and tools.
Is able to design and implement business processes to ensure a fast paced constantly evolving platform is fully utilised and adheres to the business security standards and policies.

What’s in it for you?

We are one of the largest employers of IT professionals in the area. We're Agile, we're Lean, we've gone Google and are working with the best of breed software/applications as well as building bespoke innovative solutions utilising real time streaming and microservices to support our £6.9 billion company. We have grand plans to increase the size of our business further and are forward thinking enough to recognise that investment in IT will give us the leading edge on our competitors. We've restructured, we've adopted new methodologies, and we've brought in award winning IT professionals to take us through this transformation.

Our strong family values and 'cornerstones' lie at the heart of the success of our journey. If, like us, you put customers at heart of everything you do, you can expect to be rewarded with a full package of benefits on top of a salary that grows with you as you grow in our business.

You’ll be supported by some fantastic training and development and have the opportunity to learn, grow and develop across the Travis Perkins Group. 

We’ll also equip you with a benefits package that grows as you grow with the company:
- Competitive bonus
- Save-as-you-earn scheme
- Buy-as-you-earn scheme
- Contributory pension scheme
- Colleague discount across a variety of Group businesses including; 20% off at Wickes plus special discounts across our Trade Merchanting businesses.

A bit about us

As the largest distributor of building materials in the UK, Travis Perkins has been helping to build Britain for over 200 years.
With over 26 businesses, 28,000 colleagues and more than 2,000 branches, stores and sites around the UK we believe we have the best people and the best place to work. Everyone works hard together to deliver results, but most importantly, have some fun along the way!





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