Group Systems Manager/CIO/IT D (Ref: MEGSM)

Position in the Information Technology sector in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - Malaysia
Posted On Wednesday 1 December 2021
Job Description:

Our client is seeking a Group Systems Manager/CIO to be based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Relocation is prerequisite for South African Candidates. The role will require significant experience in Software development and Infrastructure Programmes 

Main job function

Reporting directly to the group CEO and CFO this role requires full responsibility for the group’s Portfolio of Systems Programs

Manage group’s Systems’ costs/benefits and match to long-term Systems goals

Formulate and maintenance of corporate strategies on ERP, SaaS, and Infrastructure

Management of global budgets, contracts, and licensing

Accountable for Dynamics ERP program with strong focus on scope, budget, and timelines

Management of the Infrastructure teams ensuring high availability and disaster recovery procedures

Prepare and manage quality management plans and schedules

Provide consistent and clear communication between all project stakeholders

Manage multiple audit streams, both internal, external, and regulatory

Building and managing teams with focus on global delivery and support


Bachelor’s Degree/Master’s Degree preferred


Over 20 years’ experience in Systems delivery projects (SDLC, ERP and Infrastructure)

Career progression from entry level team member to team leader, project manager and cross-functional program manager

Experience in programming and business analysis

Results oriented/self-directed ability to drive change in a highly collaborative environment

Working knowledge of software development methodologies, including waterfall, iterative and incremental methodologies (SCRUM preferred)

Formal Project/Program qualification, for example PRINCE2

Proven track record of ERP implementation across multiple countries/regions


A Consultant will be in touch if you are shortlisted for the position.  Please consider your application unsuccessful should you not have been contacted within 2 weeks.  We will keep your CV on our database and contact you should you match the criteria of any other vacancies.


Please contact Melanie Els