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IT Director (Transformation / 2,500+ Staff)

Job Offer Number 96635

Locality: The Capital Prague

Type: full time

Sector: Top Management

Position level: TOP management

Contact Person:

Tony Karas
420724020309
karas@sandyou.cz

Description

                 

  • The IT Leadership / IT Change Management role of the year **

 

Our Client:

Our client is a dominant retail client (foods) player on the Czech market. 2,500+ Staff. Revenues of over 10 billion CZK. The IT Director will oversee all internal and external information technology related topics and reports directly to the CFO (Board Member). The role is B-1.  

 

Main professional deliverables:

  • Develop an appropriate IT strategy including long term Capex/Opex planning & budgeting.
  • Design the company’s long-term IT architecture.
  • Align with the business areas on their specific needs and elaborate projects.
  • Vendor & sourcing management and all related negotiations.
  • Drive modernization & digitalization activities across the company.
  • Ensure the top operation of all company IT systems.
  • Ensure IT operational problem solving is fast and efficient.
  • Develop an IT operational KPI set to monitor system availability.
  • Quality and set up measures to ensure high quality IT business delivery.
  • Develop service centric IT operations and support.
  • Repositioning IT as a value adding part of the company operations.
  • Maintain a high satisfaction level of the system users.
  • Develop future proof IT skills & IT knowledge in harmony with changing market needs.
  • Develop and execute the company IT security policy and ensure minimal cyber risk.

 

Experience required:

  • 10 years IT leadership background.
  • High level of abstract thinking.
  • Retail industry experience, food retail is an advantage.
  • Possess new, modern IT technology and solutions
  • Sound understanding of commercial and integrated financial IT systems.
  • Proven track record of project management & change management
  • IT Modernization and structure building (preferably from scratch).
  • Proven problem solving skills.
  • Post merger integration is a big plus.
  • Vendor and sourcing management, outsourcing management experience.
  • Fluent in English, good and inspiring communicator

 

Personality:

  • Result and output oriented, business minded, and customer focused.
  • Independent and hardworking and have a strong stamina.
  • Open, honest, and loyal.
  • Mature, taking responsibility and accountability.
  • Hands-on, committed to continuous improvement.
  • Energetic, can motivate and develop others.
  • Openness to new, practical approach, learn from mistakes, fail fast – learn fast
  • Influencing attitude, ability to drive others towards common objectives.
  • “Can do” attitude with dynamism and flexibility.
  • Paying attention on details while seeing broader picture and consequences.
  • Enjoying working on change management and building a result driven culture.
  • Team worker who maximizes team performance, collaborates well with peers.
  • Able to maximize potential in remote working and collaboration tools.
  • Has pride but no ego and works as a team member and shows humbleness.

 

 

 

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Based on your response to this job offer, the companies from the Synergie group, namely SYNERGIE, s.r.o., Company ID: 458 08 139, SYNERGIE TEMPORARY HELP s.r.o., Company ID: 26711834, both with registered office at Na příkopě 854/14, Nové Město, 110 00 Prague 1, Czech Republic and SYNERGIE Slovakia s.r.o., Company ID: 35766239, SYNERGIE TEMPORARY HELP s. r. o., Company ID: 48265403, both with registered office at Dunajská 4, 811 08 Bratislava, Slovak Republic (hereinafter referred to as the "Companies"), in accordance with Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council (EU) No. 2016/679 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data (GDPR regulation), will process your personal data for the period of duration of the respective selection procedure.
Based on your response to this job offer, the companies from the Synergie group, namely SYNERGIE, s.r.o., Company ID: 458 08 139, SYNERGIE TEMPORARY HELP s.r.o., Company ID: 26711834, both with registered office at Na příkopě 854/14, Nové Město, 110 00 Prague 1, Czech Republic and SYNERGIE Slovakia s.r.o., Company ID: 35766239, SYNERGIE TEMPORARY HELP s. r. o., Company ID: 48265403, both with registered office at Dunajská 4, 811 08 Bratislava, Slovak Republic (hereinafter referred to as the "Companies"), in accordance with Regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council (EU) No. 2016/679 on the protection of natural persons with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data (GDPR regulation), will process your personal data for the period of duration of the respective selection procedure.

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