Head of IT
Salary Excellent Incentives
Location Bangkok ProvinceFULL_TIME
Consultant Julian Meissner
Date posted 18 January 2019 2019-01-182019-02-23 it Bangkok TH THB 150000 300000 300000 MONTH Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.co.th https://www.robertwalters.co.th/content/dam/robert-walters/global/images/logos/web-logos/logo.gif
A challenging Head of IT position with growth opportunity in a prestigious insurance organisation based in Bangkok has just become available.
About the Head of IT Role:
This is a great role for the Head of It to redevelop group systems and processes. Your main responsibility is to drive Technology, strategic development and IT operations.
- Create a vision for ICT within the organisation, communicate it to employee and lead and motivate the team to achieve the vision
- Develop an ICT digital strategy which identifies the future direction of the use of technology within the organisation to drive efficiencies; research options for future ICT development
- Identify solutions and opportunities to improve organisational performance
Leadership and Management
- Be the Senior Technical Manager and to contribute to the development, implementation and review of the company’s corporate strategies, annual project plans, policies and procedures
- Digital Enterprise Architecture be conducted as Digital solution roadmap ex. DC Cloud, Blockchain, AI, Machine Learning, Document Blob storage, Microservices Architecture, AngularJs Platform, Robot Automation QA and etc. to support Business/IT digital transformation
- Develop and maintain positive relationships with key partners and stakeholders
- Ensure effective management of staff and resources promoting team building and collaborative working to deliver the corporate plan
- Develop staff skills to ensure qualities of IT Support to meet and support business expectation and growth
- Provide clear and cogent reports under tight deadlines for the board, committees, the Chief Executive, management teams and key stakeholders as required
- Be a champion of change, optimising current IT solutions whilst promoting innovative solutions to operational challenges
- Apply a structured methodology (Agile) and lead change management activities; prepare and implement project plans to achieve the desired outcomes
- Control and manage the project resources and budget
- Manage the IT budgets achieving value for money
- Be a risk committee and always have awareness on IT solution, business
- Continue management, and vulnerability (server/workstation security) of both of servicing servers and workstations
- Ensure compliance with relevant legislation including the computer misuse Act, the data protection and health & safety acts (as applicable to IT usage)
To succeed in the Head of IT position, you will need to have the ability to work effectively and cooperatively with senior business development teams, across borders and internal matrix.
- Thai nationality due to the nature of the business
- More than ten years' in IT management, preferably in the BFSI industry
- Proven background in successful IT leadership
- Bachelor's degree in Information Technology
- Fluent in English (both written and spoken)
- Experience in international firm
- Excellent communication and presentation skills
The successful Head of IT will join a company whose expertise has made them the leader in their field. This well-recognised brand offers a great working environment.
If you are driven, determined and want to take the next step in your career, this is the role for you. Great career progression opportunities await the right person in this exciting Head of IT position.
Apply today to discuss this new opportunity.
Robert Walters Recruitment (Thailand) Limited
Recruitment License No.: น. 1188 / 2551
Robert Walters Recruitment (Thailand) Limited Recruitment License No.: น. 1188 / 2551