Regional Information Systems Manager - Oxfam GB, Bangkok

Closing date:  26 Dec 2011

Regional Information Systems Manager
Regional Centre, Bangkok, Thailand
THB 997,568 – 1,391,000
National Post - Thailand

Provide expertise that’s not just business critical, but life critical. Make sure IT is always available right across Oxfam Asia – a new region we’ve just created by bringing together our South and East Asia regions. It’s a big territory, and it calls for someone who can handle huge responsibility.

About the role
Technical infrastructure, including PC and communications equipment networks.Operating systems.Application software.Systems implementation.Learning & Development. You’ll own the seamless delivery of them all. It will be down to you to build a thorough understanding of the needs of the business. Thenyou’ll plan and manage how our IT resources and services are allocated, making sure they’re used to best effect. Leading a small team of specialists and making appropriate use of suppliers, you’ll support end users through a Service Desk, ‘Fix on Fail’ and preventive maintenance. And as the local ambassador for IS standards and systems, you’ll champion a culture that’s cost-benefit conscious. At every stage we’ll look to you for specialist advice, strategic thinking and a balanced view of both IS and business objectives.

About you
An IT expert with a strong knowledge of core IT processes, you’ll have skills that encompass networks, servers, PCs and software. More than that though, you’ll have good people skills. Not only will you work well in a team, you’ll know how to lead one. And, as you’ll be the linchpin between IS and the rest of the business, you’ll certainly have shown you can build relationships at all levels. We’ll also look for the ability to influence, negotiate and persuade, and to drive projects through to completion.Add plenty of initiative, determination and multicultural sensitivity, and you could soon be helping us to help millions of others.

Who are we?
Oxfam GB is a leading aid, development, and campaigning charity with a worldwide reputation for excellence and over 60 years of experience. Our purpose is to work with others to overcome suffering and find lasting solutions to poverty. We have recently brought together our South and East Asia regions to form a single new region: Oxfam GB Asia, with its Regional Centre in Bangkok. This is a fantastic opportunity to become part of the senior leadership team of this new, dynamic region.

As an organisation Oxfam is committed to gender equity and putting women’s rights at the heart of all we do.
How to apply: 
If you believe you are the candidate we are looking for, Please Apply Online using the job REF INT5025 

The closing date: 26th December 2011. Only short listed will be contacted.