Head IT Operations (Technology/ Insurance /Business Intelligence/ System Design) – Jhb, South Africa

Location: Johannesburg, South Africa
Date Posted: 05-10-2017
Reference number THJ
  • Development of  IT Strategy
  • Integrate and provide synergy across the Information Technology Department  
  • Develop, plan for, implement and take accountability for the strategy and operating model of the Information Technology Department, partnering with the Executive: Operations in response to the business model and Mutual & Federal strategy.
  • Establish an aligned departmental Balanced Scorecard focused on the implementation, measuring and management of the departmental strategy.
  • Determine the long term business value chain for the Information Technology Department and ensure that this value chain is aligned and integrated with the Operations Division value chain and the total Group IT value chain.
  • Ensure that best-practice and fit-for-purpose information technology architecture is established and maintained.
  • Drive a best practice IT security and backup system that ensures integrity, availability and confidentiality at all times.
  • Drive productivity by managing all networks, information systems, enterprise applications and software development and deployment in the organization.
  • Ensure appropriate life cycle management of all IT assets including applications, software, hardware and periphery devices.
  • Develop, implement and manage systems that support end users in the productive use of computer hardware and software.
  • Develops and implements user-training programmes.
Requirements: Qualification and Skill
  • Relevant Degree in Information Technology 
  • Business planning and budgeting
  • Vendor management
  • Business Intelligence
  • System Design and Development
  • 7 - 10 years’ experience
  • 5 years’ experience in the management of people, at least at manager of manager level.
  • Insurance Industry experience would be beneficial

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Thania Jaffer
Executive Recruiter: Insurance, Risk & Healthcare
CA Global Finance
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