Consultant at Praaxis Consultants
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Head - Information Technology - Manufacturing Firm (15-25 yrs)
Designation: Head IT
Location: Lagos, Nigeria
Budget: 90,000 USD per year
Experience: 15 to 25 years
Reporting to : CEO
- This is a team handling role
- Look for someone into ERP / SAP implementations
- Someone from a Non-IT company (manufacturing to be preferred)
- Prefer someone who is already in Africa
- Business Transformation
- Leadership & Management
- Business Intellgence an Data
- Technology Transformation
1. To contribute and partner in business IT strategy formulation and building business IT roadmap by providing inputs from site perspectives
2. To lead strategic initiatives for IT function at site level aligned with business requirements and site priorities
3. To understand our current business processes and integrate our IT and digital strategy for transforming our business processes using IOT, AI amongst many other technology drivers. Alignment with Technology and Analytics teams.
4. To understand business expectations with respect to site IT services, assess current level of IT functionalities, identify and communicate gaps and scope of improvements to the business team;
5. Devise a strategic plan to meet and deliver IT solutions and services in line with site related requirements. Manage 24X7 operation IT support and adheres to SLA with out-sourced partners.
6. Establish and manage 24X7 IT Command and control facility.
7. To prepare and finalize the entire site IT budget as per budget guidelines shared by the business IT Monitoring and control IT budget and provide regular updates to CIO
8. To design and deploy initiatives raising awareness about IT services and solutions and communicating its value contribution to the business