it manager - energy sector in athens

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contact
thanos loumproukos, randstad hellas
job type
permanent
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job details

posted
location
athens, attica
sector
information technology
job type
permanent
reference number
9692
contact
thanos loumproukos, randstad hellas
apply now

job description

Are you experienced in complicated IT concepts? Are you interested in joining one of the most well known companies within the energy sector? Then the IT Manager job is for you! 

The position is full time and permanent, based in Athens and needs to be filled the soonest possible.

As an IT Manager, you will be responsible for the strategic planning for the development and enhancement of the organization’s Information Technology systems. You will also handle the daily IT operations of the entire organization (several premises). More specifically, your duties will be the following:

  • Develop a strategy for all IT related operations, prepare the relevant action plan and lead the implementations
  • Plan, design, implement, customize and enhance the organization’s IT systems (infrastructure, CRM, billing system etc.) 
  • Visualize, direct, organize, implement and monitor IT projects (migrations, installations, customizations etc.) 
  • Drive digital transformation projects 
  • Provide innovative solutions and inspire the organization to follow the vision 
  • Participate in IT vendor contract negotiations and approve relative purchases (systems, software, hardware, services etc.) 
  • Control IT budget 
  • Manage IT outsourced services (vendors, contractors etc.) 
  • Ensure compliance with all relevant departments and stakeholders (both internal and external) 
  • Run IT operations in an effective and efficient manner
  • Manage team of 3-5

It will be critical for the success of this role to ensure that the following areas are covered:

  • Align IT strategy with Business Strategy 
  • Exchange information between the different entities in Greece and with the shareholders
  • Ensure IT Master Plans are correctly understood and that all important implementation projects are correctly communicated to the stakeholders
  • Through business and IT contacts, suggest synergies across the Greek entities where these make sense
  • Advise the business on digital projects
  • Design the IT tools taking into account extreme Protection of Companies’ information and managed data of clients and suppliers; also in the perspective of the new Data Protection Regulation

benefits

  • attractive salary & benefits
  • ability to take over a fast growing IT environment
  • work within a multinational environment
  • further career opportunities
  • work within the promising energy sector

requirements

Your profile can match the IT Manager position in case that you have the following skills:

a. Education & Experience

  • Experience of 10+ years in a relevant position within a dynamic organization
  • Degree in IT or relevant position
  • Solid IT generalist background including IT Governance, Strategic Planning, IT Infrastructure, IT Security, Applications Delivery, Service Management, Project Management and advanced technologies 
  • Understanding of IT Service Management techniques and methods (ITIL)
  • Good understanding of key technologies  (e.g. IoT, big data, SAP, ERP, CRM, SaaS etc)
  • Experience in budget management
  • Effective communication (both Greek and English)
  • Ability for travelling both locally and abroad (responsible for several industrial & technological installations)

The following skills will be considered as assets:

  • Experience within the energy or the telco sector
  • Master's degree

b. Personality

  • Have clear vision and strategy
  • Able to coach and develop a small IT team 
  • Cooperation with all departments and stakeholders
  • Results orientation & determination
  • Entrepreneurial spirit
  • Customer focus & decision making
  • Innovation & acceptance of diversity
  • Leader/Team player, comfortable within a matrix management environment 
  • Ability to oversee enterprise-wide IT activities, governance and spending across all business; work with senior business leaders to agree on priorities and spending rationale
  • Mobility, ambition and strong will for further improvement

information

Please apply uploading your updated CV in English. Feel free to ask me for further info, on Thursday & Friday between 12:00-14:00. I am Thanos.

Please note that for transparency and equity reasons, only those applications made online via our site will be assessed. After the screening of all the CVs received, we will only contact the candidates who meet the requirements of the job to arrange an interview.  All applications are considered strictly confidential.