Head of Systems

Join the Barefoot Revolution


We are on our mission to bring the healthy feet back to the world.

Our core values are:

=         Think on Your Feet

=         Innovate Sustainably

=         Move (in nature) More


Summary Job Description

Vivobarefoot is growing fast and as it does we are implementing systems to manage that growth. As with any fast growing business, at Vivobarefoot we have a number of different systems managing different areas of the business. We have begun harmonizing these systems with the implementation of Netsuite. The plan for the future is to either use additional Netsuite products, where appropriate or fully integrating new systems into Netsuite if not.

The right applicant will be eager to develop strategies for the future of the business, while unafraid of getting involved in the day to day needed to advance the business.


Role accountabilities:

=         Strong business engagement, strategic partnering and senior stakeholder management skills

=         Blend of best practice knowledge gained through corporate experience balanced with experience of entrepreneurial, rapid changing, fast growth and immature environments

=         Experience in delivering business solutions and managing a broad range of cross functional IT projects involving enterprise software, infrastructure, security, and IT support

=         Maintaining and updating GDPR polices

=         Manage current system deployment and integrations

=         Manage relationship with external IT support companies




General accountabilities:

You are expected to work towards our objectives for growth and development of the brand.

Contribute to your own training and development including attending appraisal meetings. Your manager will assist you by maintaining a planned approach to agreeing your personal targets which will reflect the needs of the business.


VIVOBAREFOOT is an equal opportunity employer and expects you to share this commitment by observing the requirements of the Company’s Equality and Diversity policy.

Understand and carry out duties in a manner which is safe for yourself, colleagues and public in accordance with the Health & Safety at Work Act 1974, in order to minimise the risk of injury/accident.

To ensure that in carrying out all duties, current BSI, TQM and Company procedures and practices are adhered to.

You may be requested to carry out supplementary duties or other duties not defined in this Job Description at various times as requested by the Company in order to ensure the smooth running of the department, or during periods of sickness, holidays or high volume of work. You may also on some occasions be requested to provide service outside your normal working hours, but these requests will not be unreasonable.


Essential Qualifications

A graduate ideally in a business, management or finance based discipline.

Knowledge, skills and experience, particularly of Netsuite.

Experience operating within a multi-channel business.

Experience of system implementation.

Understand and be able to react to a very fast paced environment.


Other requirements

This role may require travel within the UK and Internationally.