Chief Information Officer Full-time Job8 months ago - Microfinance Institution - Phnom Penh - 365 views
To develop and drive technology strategies and solutions that align with Amret's strategic business and operational goals, and lead the IT Division in delivering these strategies and solutions according to plan.
Participate in the overall management and decision-making in Amret as a member of the Executive Committee
Develop and implement an IT strategic plan and long-term technology roadmap that align with Amret's business goals and growth objectives
Benchmark technology service offerings against competition and identify emerging technologies/innovations that can be adopted to maintain or surpass Amret's desired position in the industry
Facilitate and coordinate IT Steering Committee meetings to ensure that all IT investments, priorities and decisions are discussed and approved by the Committee in compliance with the approved Charter
Assess the effectiveness of governance, organization, communication, planning, budgeting, monitoring and project management within the IT Division and introduce changes or restructuring as part of continuous improvement
Take a proactive approach to ensure that the IT team is consistently motivated and trained to meet the needs of the business
Drive continuous growth and improvement in IT knowledge, skills, policies and procedures at the same time minimizing IT operational risks and complying with internal and regulatory policies
Review, define and pursue organizational requirements to ensure that staff are adequately provided with clear career paths, succession plans, staff backup plans and training to minimize disruptions due to staff movement
Interface, coordinate and collaborate with business stakeholders/managers to work towards successful implementation of strategic and tactical technology plans
Participate in vendor relationship management and negotiations to ensure that Amret optimizes the benefits from all of its technology investments.
Master of Business administration, Computer Science or other related fields
Professional certifications of ITIL, PRINCE2, PMP, etc. is a plus advantage
Minimum 8 years of work experience in IT; at least 4 years’ experience in financial services industry
Minimum 4 years of work experience in managing an IT organization with demonstrated competency in strategic thinking and leadership, complex technology and business transformation programs, and collaborating with cross-functional senior stakeholders and key external partners
Hands on experiences in implementation of core banking systems, digital channels and other financial reporting applications
Proven track record that demonstrates ability to lead a technology department of 30+ staff
Solid experienced in best of breed solutions, IT strategy and implementation, including change management along with experienced in technology selection and vendor management
Knowledge of SDLC methodologies, enterprise architecture, infrastructure architecture and best practices
Ability to manage and deliver IT services in a business that is undergoing transformation and strategic change is a plus advantage
Excellence verbal and written communication in English
Good stakeholder management and influencing skills.
Exciting job opportunities are open to Cambodian and international candidates. In 2017 we expect to fill around 300 vacancies, and are seeking motivated and enthusiastic people who are interested in a career at Amret. We welcome and encourage applicants from all backgrounds regardless of age, race, religion, culture or physical ability.