IT Lead (MNC , 40k)

IT Lead (MNC , 40k)

Your new company
My client is one of the biggest specialist digital marketing agency in the world.

Your new role
  • Collaborate with the regional leadership team to develop the strategic and resourcing plan for digital solutions to achieve business objectives and financial targets
  • Design a strategic roadmap for the IT team to achieve organizational goals
  • Oversee and supervise a team that manages digital project workflows and executes across virtual platforms, video production and web development
  • Identify new technologies and industry competitive trends and utilize this knowledge to enhance clients’ digital solution offerings
  • Employ technical skills and knowledge to develop and drive governance, accuracy and consistency within IT team’s operations across the new digital ecosystem
  • Act as a consultant to ensure the best digital solutions are being delivered to meet clients’ needs
  • In collaboration with the Business Managers, support new business development activities for digital service solutions
  • Establish workflows and SOPs to enable digital and operations teams to effectively and efficiently deliver digital solutions and continually optimize
  • Ensure appropriate technical, legal and risk assessments are taken into consideration for all proposed digital solutions
  • Monitor and evaluate delivery and take corrective action as necessary to ensure on-brief, on-time and on-budget delivery of digital solutions
  • Liaise with third-party suppliers, internal teams and clients as necessary throughout the lifecycle of the project
  • Lead IT team and provide strong organizational processes for all digital initiatives to enable effective planning, execution and delivery of new service offerings
  • Identify resources (technical, capacity) needs in order to sustain the dynamic requirements of new digital offerings
  • Provide expertise in assessing scopes of work for new digital offerings ensuring appropriate solutions are being presented, analyzed and considered

What you'll need to succeed
  • Over 5 years working in an IT role within an agency or equivalent environment
  • Experience leading digital development projects and managing third parties
  • Background and/or working knowledge of establishing and managing delivery of live events/webinars/video streaming
  • Working knowledge on the software development project management and be able to practice the management itself
  • Working knowledge of video production
  • Familiar with the tech stack such as CMS (wordpress), PHP, Javascript, MySQL, Apache, Nginx, IIS (Webserver), Sendgrid (mailserver), Ubuntu, Red Hat, CentOS (server OS)
  • Have working knowledge with the digital marketing tools, including but not limited to Google analytics, Google tag manager, UTM query management and Hubspot
  • Proven leadership skills and experience managing direct reports and/or others across a matrix organization
  • Ability to identify new business opportunities in the digital space, translate client needs into viable solutions and technical specifications and effectively communicate to the required internal stakeholders

What you need to do now
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Job Type
Technology & Internet Services

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Kenneth Ling, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Hong Kong
6604-06,66/F, ICC, 1 Austin Road West, West Kowloon

Telephone: +85222307929