Senior IT Manager (Senior Manager / French / Residential / Mining / Computer Science / PMP) – Madagascar, Indian Ocean

Location: Madagascar, Madagascar, Madagascar
Date Posted: 04-09-2017
Reference Number: 107 2407 MHU
Job Description:
The Senior IT Manager is responsible for leading and managing the day-to-day operation and strategic outlook of the IT department ensuring alignment with the company’s strategic objectives. This individual, with the managers and superintendents that report through them, will influence and lead all levels of management within the IT operation. The successful incumbent will be based in country and report directly into the CFO.
  • Support the business plan process, and ensure it is aligned with HSEQ policies
  • Ensure weekly reporting process to senior management is timely, effective & complete
  • Serve as primary author of the IT strategic plan working with senior and middle management to ensure alignment with business objectives
  • Reinforce simplification of IT processes and products at all levels to ensure solutions are fit-for-purpose
  • Establish and maintain a working culture within the IT team that is in line with the company’s senior management guidelines and serves as a model for other teams
  • Own the IT enterprise risk management portfolio including disaster recover, SOX/52109 compliance & all other identified IT risk areas
  • Provide timely, clear, balanced and accurate advice and guidance to the CFO on strategic IT opportunities and challenges
Requirements: Qualification and Skill
  • University Degree in Computing. Additional Business Administration a plus
  • PMP / ITIL / COBIT and other IT related management certifications a plus
  • Background in working with Infor, Ellipse, SAP or Mining business software a strong plus
  • 15+ years of progressive experience within IT roles
  • 5+ years of progressive project / management leadership
  • 5+ years of IT senior management level experience leading teams of 30 or more
  • Significant experience in mentoring at all levels, including middle / junior management
  • Must have a background in mining IT management operations
  • Able and willing to work in a remote environment
  • Fluent in both French and English
Benefits and Contractual information:
  • Residential expat role
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Mark Huber
Recruitment Consultant
CA Mining 
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