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Head of Information Technology, Financial Services and Wealth Industry


POSITION: Head of Information Technology

NATURE OF BUSINESS: Financial Services and Wealth

JOB LOCATION: Western Cape, South Africa

REPORTING TO: Chief Executive Officer and Information Technology Executive


Assume responsibility and accountability for the effective and efficient management of the day-to-day operations and Information Technology function within the Group. Oversee a diverse portfolio of responsibilities encompassing critical areas of IT infrastructure and digital transformation. This would includes leading initiatives for network and firewall enhancements, orchestrating seamless M365 user workstreams, spearheading Azure/Cloud migration projects, and driving forward digital transformation efforts. Your expertise and leadership in these areas will be pivotal in ensuring robust and future-ready technological solutions.


  • Extensive and successful tactical capability and leadership with a proven track record of at least 10 -15 years’ relevant experience of which 5 years’ must be at a senior managerial level in Information Technology
  • Proven track record in Information Technology management, with a broad level of skills across various areas including Infrastructure, Network, Firewall, M365, Azure platform, Microsoft Dynamics and CRM platforms.
  • Experience in the financial services sector ideally insurance and wealth management and insurance industry
  • Ability to demonstrate knowledge in the following areas is critical and essential to the role:
    • IT Management with proven upgrade project management experience
    • Moving from on Premise to Cloud with SAAS and Azure knowledge
    • Knowledge and understanding of the Enterprise Architecture end-to-end
    • Knowledge and understanding of ICT infrastructure management including, network, firewalls, security and disaster recovery planning
    • ICT management in relation to strategic alignment, value delivery, resources and risk management
    • IT service management
    • ICT and Data governance
    • ICT Project management and delivery
    • Contracts and Procurement


  • Degree in Computer Science / Information Technology with a Masters or MBA (preferable). Microsoft Azure Architecture Certification and Microsoft Business Applications Specialist including Dynamics 365 and CRM

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