First Excelsia Professional Services Limited - Our client, a regional Financial services firm is seeking to fill the vacant role below:
Job Title: Head, IT Solutions & Innovation
Employment Type: Full-time
Identify innovative technology solutions, explore how these could be integrated to support the implementation of programmes and evaluate effectiveness.
Keep up-to-date with latest technology and provide updates to the organization on how innovations are being used across different sectors, and how these can be applied in to deliver cost-effective technology solutions.
Lead a team of IT staff, network administrators, software developers, infrastructure, application and systems administration etc.
Represent the ICT function at the senior level and contribute to overall organizational strategy setting.
Work with members of the executive and senior management teams bank-wide to oversee the management of change associated with implementing the ICT strategy.
Develop and execute a strategy for engaging vendors and partners for the achievement of organizational objectives. This includes building and leveraging a network of technology leads.
Developing and implementing IT policy and best practice guides for the organization
Manage all aspects of the implementation and operation of information and functional systems for the organization, including software applications, network, systems and end-user computers
Design, develop, implement, and coordinate policies and procedures for all areas of information technology to assure data accuracy, security, legal and regulatory compliance; assure compliance with Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs).
Graduate degree in a relevant subject or an equivalent combination of relevant experience and/or education and training.
Strong facilitation, consultation and convening skills and experience. Training experience a plus
The integration of financial and other management information systems.
5+ years of experience in a senior technology leadership role
Experience with project and financial management information systems.
Specific experience of technology strategy setting, change management, project/program management and financial information management systems is necessary.