Head of IT (SVP)
Salary THB250000 - THB350000 per month + Fixed Bonus + Performance Bonus + Provident Fund + Health Insurance
Location Bangkok ProvinceFULL_TIME
Consultant Rohimoh Chemae
Date posted 08 October 20192019-10-08 2019-12-07 insurance Bangkok Bangkok TH THB 250000 350000 350000 MONTH Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.co.th https://www.robertwalters.co.th/content/dam/robert-walters/global/images/logos/web-logos/square-logo.png
An exciting Head of IT (SVP) (x1 vacancy) job has just become available at Global insurance company based in Bangkok. Reporting directly to the Chief Digital Officer, this is a role for a high level IT candidate who is a leader in the Insurance and financial services industry.
About Head of IT (SVP) Role:
In this business critical role you will be responsible to lead the IT team to set objectives and strategies for the IT department. You will also provide vision and leadership in the development and implementation of innovative systems to improve customer experience.
The salary range for this role is THB250K - THB350K per month + Performance Bonus + Provident Fund + Insurance.
- Set objectives and strategies for the IT department
- Select and implement suitable technology to streamline all internal operations and help optimise their strategic benefits
- Design and customise technological systems and platforms to improve customer experience
- Plan the implementation of new systems and provide guidance to IT professionals and other staff within the organisation
- Deliver the benefits of digital transformation and unify automation across application development, delivery, and operations.
- Contribute to technology planning process. Identify and set priorities for department needs and solutions. Responsible for getting operations to embrace and use the technology solutions adopted by the company.
- Oversee the technological infrastructure (networks and computer systems) in the organisation to ensure optimal performance
- Direct and organise IT-related projects
- Monitor changes or advancements in technology to discover ways the company can gain competitive advantage
- Analyse the costs, value and risks of information technology to advise management and suggest actions
- Manage IT team to deliver solutions, project as per business requirement
- Structure team, build up team morale and motivate change of IT team to support business requirement
To succeed in the Head of IT (SVP) job, you will need to have a strong background in insurance or financial services industry with ability to work effectively with high level management on strategy and planning.
- BSc/BA in computer science, engineering or relevant field; MSc/MA will be preferred
- Exceptional leadership, time management, facilitation, and organisational skills
- Excellent knowledge of IT systems and infrastructure
- Background in designing/developing IT systems and planning IT implementation
- Solid understanding of data analysis, budgeting and business operations
- Superior analytical and problem-solving capabilities
- A strong strategic and business mindset
- Excellent organisational and leadership skills
- This role is open for Thai nationality only due to business requirement
This global leader needs no introduction and is recognised as the leader in their field of expertise. The culture is mix between Thai and international where they respect and open for new idea. if you are confident and have a can-do attitude the potential rewards are significant. The firm is also very focused on developing and training their people to the highest standards.
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 (SVP) job.
Apply today to discuss this new opportunity.
Robert Walters Recruitment (Thailand) Limited
Recruitment License No.: น. 1188 / 2551