Chief Information Officer at Air Traffic and Navigation Services
Permanent Management EE position
Market Related salary
Job 2196706 | Ref 1312
Posted 07 Mar 2018 by Air Traffic and Navigation Services
About the Position
Providing IT with vision, direction and leadership.
Ensuring proper IT governance including the development of policies procedures, asset management and internal controls.
Ensuring regulatory compliance.
Overseeing the enterprise IT infrastructure for optimal performance and business benefit.
To driving the IT Strategy and technology innovation
Aligning business and IT Strategies.
Monitoring global technology trends and ensures that ATNS remains at the cutting edge.
Leading and designing, customization and implementation of IT and business systems and technology for improved client experience and efficiency.
Leading the selection and acquisition of suitable IT and business systems and platforms.
Planning and leading the implementation of new business and information systems.
Communicating management aims and direction.
Managing IT investments and prioritization.
Building strong relationships with peers within ATNS industry, Public Sector, Customers and Vendors.
Planning and leading the enterprise Knowledge Management.
Managing staff performance through Performance Management System.
Promoting the corporate culture and ethics on an ongoing basis within the department.
Assisting with mentoring and coaching of staff as necessary.
A tertiary degree in Computer Science, Information Systems/Technology
Postgraduate Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems/Technology would be advantageous.
Minimum Experience & Knowledge
Proven Senior IT Management experience.
Proven ability to interpret strategy and execute effectively.
Proven experience in leading complex business-project portfolio. (Project/ Programme Management).
Exceptional communication skills are essential to explain complex IT concepts to non technical colleagues.
Experience of managing multiple IT disciplines i.e. software development, technical support, systems architecture, etc.
A broad understanding of Information Systems, Business Applications and Technology.
Understanding of IT system design, implementation, and management.
Solid understanding of business process and interfaces with systems, people and business strategy.
Understanding of Knowledge & Information Management.
Knowledge of Enterprise Architecture and interface with IT systems.
Strong experience of negotiating with and managing third parties.
Strong leadership and organisational skills.
Client centric and solution oriented.
The ideal candidate will have the following competencies:
- assist in translating vision into corporate goals
- build the capacity to deliver on the company vision
- participate in overall policy and strategy development, for setting of goals and objectives
- direct the allocation of resources, set priorities and identify issues to be escalated
- drive the employment equity profile
- oversee the allocation of resources, set priorities and identify issues to be escalated
- budget planning and management
- conducting performance appraisals
- business information systems
- advanced computer technologies
- business processes
- computer programming principles
- hardware and software technologies
- industry standards, technology trends and best practices
About The Employer
ATNS is responsible for air traffic control in approximately 10% of the worlds airspace. Over and above traditional air traffic control, we also provide aeronautical information for planning purposes, search and rescue coordination services, the maintenance of a reliable navigation infrastructure, training services, and many more.
To be the preferred supplier of air traffic, navigation, training and associated services to the African continent and surrounding regions.
To provide safe, orderly, expeditious and efficient air traffic, navigation, training and associated services.
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