Sharepoint IT Administrator (FTC)

Department:  Information Technology
City:  London
Location:  GB


Founded in 1856 by Thomas Burberry, Burberry is a global luxury brand with a distinctly British attitude. We are a global business with an extensive network of both owned and franchised stores across EMEIA, Asia Pacific and Americas. We are digital pioneers, and innovative technology underpins every aspect of our business, from product design to distribution and marketing. We believe that modern luxury means being socially and environmentally responsible; this mindset is core to our business and key to our long-term success.


This role provides O365 and SharePoint expertise as part of both the Digital Workplace Programme and the Data Privacy Programmes,  for both Modern and Classic SharePoint sites, custom solutions and Burberry World (intranet) with a high focus on the design and implementation of privacy controls, planning site design and supporting a third party consultancy during data migration.


This is a FTC role. 


  • Develop and own an ongoing technical roadmap that will feed into the project portfolio for SharePoint Online and associated features like Search, to ensure that Burberry is taking advantage of the evergreen nature of the solution.
  • Understand and drive how we can manage, secure and share (both internally and externally) our data stored within SharePoint to meet our Information Security and Data Privacy requirements and retention policies.
  • Work closely with our third party consultancy on a number of data migration projects (Shared Drives, cloud file migrations) to ensure that the new target SharePoint sites are fit for purpose, provide user adaption and training to the Teams to ensure that they are confident working with the new structure.
  • Drive document collaboration via Microsoft Teams to assist in hitting our Digital Workplace Programme KPIs.
  • Develop and maintain (in partnership with the Data Architect/Data Team) a SharePoint Term Store.
  • Be confident in creating and running PowerShell scripts as and when required.
  • Design, implement and support both modern and classic SharePoint pages, Applications, OAuth connections, PowerAutomate flows, and related features as required whilst also supporting our employees towards a self-service approach to site design.
  • Manage and Configure our Online SharePoint Infrastructure alongside our BAU SharePoint Lead, including investigating and implementing new functionality as it is released by Microsoft.
  • Work closely with our Third Party SharePoint Designer Consultancy to ensure the SOW  meet our design principles and are technically sound prior to implementation.
  • Ensure that the design of SharePoint sites is user-friendly and accessible and follows our Brand Guidelines.
  • Implement and management the creation of new SharePoint site templates as required including management of branded themes.
  • Monitor the Message Centre in O365 to identify areas of concern or improvements, work with the BAU SharePoint Lead to review and implement.
  • Engage with end-users to collect feedback for existing functionality, and requirements for platform and site enhancements.
  • Create materials for and deliver end-user training and sessions to encourage the usage of SharePoint.
  • Produce innovative solutions to challenging collaboration and content management business problems.
  • Support innovation in the Digital Workplace area.


  • Ability to execute aDigital Workplace vision based on providing our Employees with the best experience.
  • Understandable and communicate relevant benefits that our employees and business functions can relate to.
  • Demonstrated experience with Office 365 and SharePoint with a deep functional and technical understanding.
  • Expert in O365 and SharePoint administration.
  • Demonstrate high level of interpersonal and negotiation skills to build effective long-term relationships.
  • Build and develop products/services based on regional needs.
  • Strong verbal and written skills.
  • Ability to effectively present to an audience and convey required concepts.


Burberry is an Equal Opportunities Employer and as such, treats all applications equally and recruits purely on the basis of skills and experience.


Posting Notes: United Kingdom || Not Applicable || London || Information Technology || IT - Collaboration || n/a ||

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