[Robert Walters] Head of IT

Location: Singapore
Job type: Permanent
Contact email: agnes.poh@robertwalters.com.sg
Job ref: 6OPEE3-E6E360C3
Published: about 1 month ago
Startdate: 23 January 2024 - 23 January 2024

​An exciting Head of IT job opportunity has become available at an asset management company.

About the Head of IT Role:
Reporting to the CIO, you will be responsible for managing infrastructure, IT operations, cybersecurity and business applications to support our organisation's goals.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement IT strategy, policies, procedure, standards and disaster recovery plans aligned with business objectives

  • Collaborate with senior management to identify and prioritise IT initiatives that support business growth and efficiency

  • Oversee infrastructure including servers, networks, telephony, cloud solutions and other systems

  • Ensure IT systems service quality through ITSM best practices

  • Lead IT projects from initiation to completion, ensuring timely delivery within budget and scope

  • Control IT budgets and make effective investment decisions on both hardware and software

  • Keep current with emerging technologies and evaluate how new solutions can add value

  • Partner with business leaders to understand needs and provide suitable IT solutions and support

  • Promote innovation and process improvements for IT systems and operations

  • Stay compliant with software licensing, regulatory and data security requirements

  • Manage project portfolio by selecting, prioritising and controlling projects and resources

  • Establish and maintain relationships with external vendors, partners, and service providers

To be successful in this Head of IT role, you will need to have experience in managing IT team members across infrastructure, operations, help desk, cybersecurity and applications.

Key Requirements:

  • Diploma/degree in computer science, management information systems, or equivalent, with at least eight years of relevant work experience managing IT teams, and leading complex technology projects

  • Expert knowledge of IT infrastructure components and enterprise applications

  • Hands-on experience with cybersecurity tools, practices and risk management

  • Excellent communication, leadership and project management abilities

  • Strategic mindset with budgeting and vendor management skills

  • History of developing effective solutions aligned to business objectives

  • Experience in ERP or digital project is preferred

This organisation needs no introduction and is recognised as a key leader within the asset management firm. The business is also very focused on developing and training their people to the highest standards.

Expect a fast-paced and fresh challenges alongside an all-inclusive and diverse culture in this Head of IT role.

Apply now or email your CV to agnes.poh@robertwalters.com.sg for a confidential discussion.

Do note that we will only be in touch if your application is shortlisted.
Robert Walters (Singapore) Pte Ltd
ROC No.: 199706961E | EA Licence No.: 03C5451
EA Registration No.: R1871844 Agnes Poh