IT Manager Permanent - Shanghai

Job details

  • City : Shanghai
  • Function : IT (Information Tech)
  • Sector : Consumer Goods
  • Reference : 28721

Job description

As the China IT Manager, you will be responsible for defining and leading the delivery of a diverse range of large scale, multi-project technical and process solutions throughout their entire programme lifecycle.

You are expected to:

  • Business Partnering – represent & understand users at all stages of delivery & ensure the organization is lean from the get-go

  • Be the single point for daily IT support in the office, delivering user-friendly, efficient business management and communications systems

  • Deliver systems and processes to support China launch and initial 24-36 months’ business,

  • Define and implement systems and processes required to launch the business sourcing from both existing solutions and relationships and China-local solutions where needed,

  • Deliver strategic systems and processes to support the China business long term

Desired Profile

You are an IT Manager who has

  • Proven ability to define and lead the delivery of a diverse range of large scale, multi-project technical and process solutions throughout their entire programme lifecycle,

  • Understanding of the challenges meeting local business technology and process needs with a mix of local and group solutions,

  • Ability to quickly understand general business functions, structure and their implications on business process and systems,

  • Ability to define solutions drive unnecessary complexity out of the business -especially in areas that will not differentiate the business,

  • Ability to demonstrate up-to-date market knowledge of technology and solution providers across a range of functional areas,

  • Experience making non-Chinese group end user computing solutions (Office365, Concur etc.) work in China alongside and integrated with some local solutions to provide a seamless user experience,

  • Experience integrating with 3rd party eCommerce platform/fulfilment providers,

  • Strong background in delivering cloud applications,

  • Experience working with local data compliance laws,

  • Experience working in FMCG industry,

  • Experience of delivering large scale technology transformations,

  • Experience of agile development,

  • Entrepreneurial spirit who has the ability, resilience and stamina to manage risk and ambiguity in a team environment – which also means you are fun to be around but serious about the important stuff and

  • Strong communication skill – able to communicate to a wide range of stakeholders.

If you are or know anyone interested, reach out to William Huang 021 3103 2339 or william.huang@fytecn.com with your latest CV for a confidential discussion.

Desired profile