Job Details Standard Bank is a firm believer in technical innovation, to help us guarantee exceptional client service and leading edge financial solutions. Our growing global success reflects our commitment to the latest solutions, the best people, and a uniquely flexible and vibrant working culture. To help us drive our success into the future, we are looking for an experienced Chief Information Officer to join our Corporate Investment Banking Group Technology, Investment Banking Technology, team at our Johannesburg offices. Standard Bank is a leading African banking group focused on emerging markets globally. It has been a mainstay of South Africa's financial system for 150 years, and now spans 16 countries across the African continent.Job PurposeTo provide strategic vision and operational IT leadership for the Information Technology Department and be accountable for directing, planning, organising and controlling all IT functions. In addition, the role is responsible for the delivery of a broad range of IT services and sponsors process/system improvements aimed at the efficient and effective provision of IT services.
Responsibilities + Skills
Promote use of shared capabilities, infrastructure and applications to promote scalability, reduce costs and improve information flows for the Line of Business & or Function.
Develop strategic plans, aligned with Group IT strategic goals, to meet the information technology needs of the organization and ensure that IT capabilities are responsive to the needs of the company's growth and operational objectives for the Line of Business/ Function.