Job title: IT Operations Manager – Manage Full IT Operations for SA’S LEADING FINANCIAL SERVICES COMPANY – Cape Town – Up to R1,2 Million PA
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary: ZAR 1,200,000.00
Location: Cape Town
Job published: 05/02/2024
Job ID: 39331

Job Description

This is an amazing opportunity for an IT Operations Manager with extensive IT infrastructure experience to take complete ownership of IT operations for South Africa’s leading financial services company.

This is a hybrid role (3x a week in office) based in Cape Town.

The CTC for this IT Operations Manager is up to R1,2 Million per annum.

THE COMPANY
One of SA's biggest investment managers that offers client-focused investment solutions to individuals, intermediaries, and larger institutional investors alike. Being client-centric requires adaptability and dynamism of IT processes and solutions, they require IT Resources who can take initiative and drive deliverables in a high-pressure setting. 

They are dedicated to empowering clients with the tools needed for lifetime of financial wellness, this financial services company has been the industry leader for over 100 years.

THE ROLE
As IT Operations Manager, you will oversee full operations for various business units within the company to ensure smooth & efficient IT systems, infrastructure, & overall IT operations. Managing a team tasked with supporting the delivery of systems for adviser tools & platforms, your leadership will be vital to the long-term continued success of this financial services company.

You will develop & maintain IT operating procedures, update incident management & support policies, design & update new or existing systems & infrastructure, and focusing on ensuring the consistency, reliability, availability, and performance of company-wide systems  & infrastructure.

SKILLS
5+ Years in an IT managerial position
Extensive IT operations experience
Expert infrastructure experience including servers, storage, networking, and applications 
ITIL certification is essential