[Robert Walters] Head of IT (Digital Transformation)

Location: Singapore
Contact email: josh.lim@robertwalters.com.sg
Job ref: 17NN21-EBD13E39
Published: 22 days ago
Startdate: 21 May 2024 - 21 May 2024

​This is an exciting opportunity to be the Head of IT, focusing on Digital Transformation as your main priority.

Are you a strategic IT leader passionate about driving digital transformation? Do you thrive in a fast-paced environment and relish the challenge of taking a company from analog to automated? If so, this is the opportunity for you!

A unique and exciting opportunity has arisen to join a dynamic and growing global trade and supply chain company at a pivotal point in its journey. They operate globally, and are committed to leveraging technology to streamline operations, enhance customer experience, and achieve significant competitive advantage. With a commitment to continuous improvement, the company is actively investing in its digital transformation. They are seeking a visionary leader to spearhead this exciting initiative and unlock significant potential.

What you'll do:

As the Head of IT (Digital Transformation), you will play a central role in shaping the company's technological landscape. Your role involves:

Leading a comprehensive digital transformation strategy, including identifying and implementing key technologies like CRM, a modern warehouse/inventory system, and a full suite of Microsoft 365 applications to automate processes and improve efficiencies across the organization.

Leveraging the existing AWS foundation to ensure scalability and implement solutions that streamline operations globally, starting from Singapore.

Fostering a collaborative and forward-thinking IT environment that embraces new technologies and continuous improvement.

Building strong relationships with key stakeholders, including working closely with leadership, business units, and external vendors to ensure alignment of IT initiatives with overall business goals.

Overseeing 1 systems engineer – this is not a role focused on people management. In future, if there is a need to hire more people, you will have the autonomy to do so.

What you bring:

At least 8 years of experience in such a role, within the IT transformation or digital transformation space.

Proven track record in developing and implementing strategic IT plans that drive measurable business value.

Experience with AWS cloud

In-depth knowledge of IT infrastructure, network security, and best practices for IT service management.

Experience with Microsoft 365 and a passion for leveraging technology to automate processes and improve efficiencies.

Proven track record of vendor sourcing and IT budget planning.

What sets this company apart:

This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic company at the forefront of its digital transformation journey. They provide autonomy in your digital transformation initiatives, along with the chance to make a significant impact on a growing organization.

What's next:

Ready to take your career to the next level? Apply now!

Apply today or contact Josh Lim at https://www.linkedin.com/in/joshlimzishuo/ to discuss this new opportunity.

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.: R1766249 Josh Lim