Chief of Staff - Group IT Operations

Job Title: Chief of Staff - Group IT Operations
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 44868_1602936038
Contact Name: Karen Cheng
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 17, 2020 20:00

Job Description

About the client

Our client is a renowned conglomerate with business in Hong Kong and China and in order to cope with their business expansion, they are now seeking for an Chief of Staff in Technology to join their team.

About the Role

Reporting to the CIO, you are responsible for leading a high-performing team focused on the design, delivery and support of the business of IT. Provide strategic technology leadership for partner business units through the creation of strategy and development of technology road maps. As a team lead, you will manage IT budget analysis and reporting in support of goals established in the IT strategy and oversee the company's portfolio of systems and projects, while enforcing IT policies, best practices, and processes. Direct the development, implementation, and support of technology solutions that drive and enable business objectives such as ensuring performance (schedule, budget, scalability, and agility), and continuously improve technology cost, performance, functionality, and innovation.

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or related discipline.
  • Minimum of 12+ years managing and delivering large scale IT projects from a sizeable company
  • Prior experience building and leading teams who tackle complex problems and perform broad technology implementations.
  • Strong management and leadership skills, including coaching, consensus building, and ability to effectively manage resources to address competing priorities
  • Effective communication at all levels - staff, clients, executives, vendors - and to diverse constituencies both technical and non- technical
  • Experience in using a well-structured life cycle management process for implementation of changes in application systems
  • Should have extensive knowledge and experience in a financial services environment supporting a wide spectrum of information systems, tools, and support services
  • An understanding of wider commercial considerations
  • Good command in English and Chinese

Click "Apply Now" to apply for this position or call Karen Cheng at +852 3180 4921 for a confidential discussion. All information collected will be kept in strict confidence and will be used for recruitment purpose only.