Head of IT Operations, Commodity trading

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    • License No 16S8060
    • Job Ref No SZ 14613


    • APAC Commodity Trading company
    • Opportunity to be part of an exciting transformation journey
    • Senior manager level

    My client is a growing boutique metals and mineral resources trading company, which deals in a wide spectrum of general metal resources and materials, including coal and iron ore, aluminium, copper, and precious metals. With the expansion plan, they are looking for a strong Head of IT Operations to drive the latest initiatives and lead the team to the next level.

    Reporting to the CIO, the manager is responsible to lead a team of IT executives in both Application and Infrastructure support to ensure smooth day-to-day operations. As the firm undergo exciting transformation for their application and infrastructure, managing strategic IT projects will be one of the top priorities for the manager. The manager is required to analyse the current pain points and provide relevant recommendations for changes and hence value-add by optimizing resources and simplifying company processes. Some of the key projects are to build 24×7 highly scalable application support team, execute a next-gen infrastructure platform roadmap etc

    The ideal candidate should come with at least 12-15 years of relevant experience in commodity trading environment with a proven track record of building a highly effective IT ops support team. He or she should have relevant IT project management, systems and infrastructure experience, including 3-5 years of experience in managing a small team. Candidates from non-commodity trading houses are welcomed to apply.

    Interested candidates, please send your CV to sz@kerryconsulting.com quoting SZ 14613. Due to the high volume of applications, only shortlisted candidates are notified.

    Registration No: R1104305
    Licence No: 16S8060