Head of Information Technology
Location Saudi ArabiaFULL_TIME
Consultant Nicholas Jones
Date posted 19 November 20192019-11-21 2020-01-18 it Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Riyadh 12622, Saudi Arabia SA 00000 SAR 50000 60000 60000 MONTH Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.ae https://www.robertwalters.ae/content/dam/robert-walters/global/images/logos/web-logos/square-logo.png
Our client a leading Investment House is looking for an experienced IT manager to manage the complete technology function. It is crucial that the applicant has experience within a brokerage firm.
Effectively manage the IT system, staff, function & resources, & ensure the smooth integration of the IT Department with the rest of the departments. Responsible for system acquisition, system development, maintenance, support, IT infrastructure, policies & standards. Additionally & when appropriate, manage & oversee main system upgrades & implementation. Proactively manage the structural system requirements and coordinate with head-office systems & processes.
The ideal candidate must have the following:
- 7 to 10 years of relevant experience in IT/financial services applications systems
- University graduate with professional qualifications (IT Eng, MBA, CMA, etc…)
- Knowledge of database & accounting systems to support the accurate financial information
- Excellent administrative & management skills with strong ability to lead & motivate subordinates
- Strong technical abilities with excellent interpersonal, written, oral, PC literacy & communication skills
- Ability to work under pressure, meet deadlines & resolve problems
- Fluency in English & Arabic