regional technology business manager in Singapore

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contact
joey lam, randstad
job type
permanent
salary
S$ 13,000 - S$ 17,000 per month

job details

posted
location
singapore
specialism
information technology
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
S$ 13,000 - S$ 17,000 per month
experience
10 years
reference number
91M0157182_1623411235
contact
joey lam, randstad
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job description

about the company

My client is a leading, sector-focused global law firm. Its core global sectors position it at the heart of global trade and commerce: insurance, trade & commodities, energy, transport and infrastructure.

about the job

  • Represent both the Project Management Office and the Information Technology department as the Information Technology liaison with the firm’s various business units.
  • Help to convey our technology vision to the rest of the company in order to help them take advantage of existing and evolving innovations.
  • Ensure our capability and direction are being conveyed and understood as intended.
  • Assist the business in the preparation of new project requests, helping to convey the needs in language most understandable to technology professionals.
  • Act as the primary point of contact for regional partners, legal teams and business services’ personnel on technology services
  • Oversee all regional technology operations and evaluate them according to established goals
  • Provide input into regional IT policies and systems that support the firm’s Global Technology strategies
  • Analyze the business requirements of all departments to determine their technology needs
  • Assess the use of technological equipment and inventories and review the maintenance of regional hardware and software to ensure functionality and efficiency
  • Coordinate regional activities with global resources and other regionally located resources in the delivery of best in class technology services
  • Ensuring regular communication with regional leadership (including COOs, functional Heads of) to communicate the team’s achievements, upcoming priorities and challenges in order to escalate appropriately
  • Dealing with issues escalated by the Regional Customer Support Manager, other Regional Functional leaders or the regional partnership
  • Gathering activities across the region that could impact, or require, different technology services (i.e. office moves or expansions, ingestion of new attorneys/teams)
  • Ensure Global resource plans for regionally located team members are implemented and any changes to resourcing levels are proactively managed and addressed appropriately and in a timely manner
  • Dealing with issues escalated by the Global Customer Support Manager, team leaders or the partnership
  • Assisting with performance management, training and ongoing development of the team, improving technical and soft skills, ensuring that each individual has the correct skills and competencies to perform their role.

skills and experience required

  • Minimum 10 years in technology leadership positions – proven experience managing teams and setting goals and objectives for a large, geographically displaced technology team
  • Experience in directly leading a technical application development or infrastructure delivery role
  • Experience in successfully working with a global team to include global providers
  • Experience in successfully managing a regional project portfolio with a minimum of 85% on time, on budget delivery
  • Is highly influential with senior stakeholders and empathetic to legal business needs ~ serves as an effective translator to global teams who are responsible for delivering on expectations
  • Highly collaborative and acts with the highest integrity and care of his/her team ~ actively develops his team in formal and informal methods

To apply online please use the 'apply' function, alternatively you may contact Joey Lam at joey.lam(@)randstad.com.sg / https://www.linkedin.com/in/joeyiqi

(EA: 94C3609/ R1879086)

skills

no additional skills required

qualification

no additional qualifications required

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree