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IT&D Automation, AI and Robotics Manager

Helping Reckitt prepare for UK SOX, as part of the IT controls team as an IT&D Automation, AI, and Robotics Manager. This role will entail supporting the IT controls transformation programme and BAU activities. 


IT&D Automation, AI and Robotics Manager

Slough, Berkshire

Competitive Salary & excellent benefits package

The IT Automation, AI and Robotics Manager is responsible for supporting the team in the development and deployment of automation, AI and robotics solutions that improve the efficiency and effectiveness of IT Controls and support business goals. The successful candidate will have a strong understanding of automation, AI, and robotics technologies, as well as experience in leading, managing working within teams.



• Develop and deploy automation solutions that meet the specific requirements of UK SOX compliance.
• Develop and implement automation solutions that improve the efficiency and effectiveness of our IT Controls environment. 
• Work with stakeholders to gather requirements and define scope for IT controls automation projects.
• Monitor and maintain automation solutions surrounding IT Controls.
• Stay up to date on the latest automation, AI, and robotics technologies.
• Support the team in the development and deployment of AI and robotics solutions that support business goals and objectives. 
• Provide strategic leadership for the team.

How the IT Controls Automation Manager will use automation to drive IT controls:

• Automate the execution of IT controls tests, such as testing provision and revocation of access, privileged access and change management over ERP and bespoke IT environments. 
• Use AI and machine learning to identify and mitigate risks to IT systems and controls.
• Deploy robotic process automation (RPA) to automate repetitive tasks such as:
o Using RPA to identify and mitigate risks to IT controls. For example, using RPA to monitor IT systems for suspicious activity or to identify potential IT SOX violations.
o Using RPA to create a tamper-proof audit trail of IT transactions and helping to improve the reliability and transparency of IT controls.
• Using APIs to create test scripts to automate the execution of a series of IT control tests. 

You’ll succeed because…
…you’re a problem solver, critical thinker, and natural communicator. You know how to navigate complex global organisations and effectively work with third parties. You can analyse requirements, define specifications, and interpret complex data. Your tech-savvy, comfortable working with a variety of technologies, tools, and processes to bridge the gap between users and technical teams. You’ve close attention to detail and keep an eye on the end goal. You collaborate effectively and get the best out of others.

You’ll love it because…
 …this is a unique opportunity to shape and be part of a brand-new IT team. You’ll have the freedom to make a difference putting your own ideas into practice. Keeping up to date with current industry standards and related government regulations, working to improve existing and implement new controls based on requirements. By detecting, preventing, and correcting along with promoting awareness on the importance of IT controls, there is a real opportunity to improve the data security within a multinational organisation and ensure that we comply with external and internal regulations.



At Reckitt, we recognise that in real life, great people don’t always ‘tick all the boxes’. That’s why we hire for potential as well as experience. Even if you don’t meet every point on the job description, if this role and our company feels like a good fit for you, we still want to hear from you. Come and join a team whose purpose is to protect, heal and nurture in the relentless pursuit of a cleaner and healthier world.

All qualified applicants to Reckitt will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, disability or medical condition; colour, ethnicity, race, citizenship, and national origin; religion, faith; pregnancy, family status and caring responsibilities; sexual orientation; sex, gender identity, gender expression, and transgender identity; protected veteran status; size or any other basis protected by appropriate law.

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