Head of Information Technology

Unilever Sri Lanka
a month ago
6 Applied
Expires on: Mar 01 2024

Ref.No 00002937


The purpose of the role is to help drive business performance by leveraging technology as a competitive advantage and enabling delivery of that technology in the market, aligned to the UniOps experiences and strategy.

·   Supporting UniOps strategic priorities in Sri Lanka through working closely with the journeys/experiences and global platforms to enable growth

·   Owning technology roadmap for the business, aligned with the global strategic roadmap and journeys/experiences view to ensure driving business value in the cluster.

·   Being able to spot opportunities of using global technology solutions within the Cluster, drive adoption of the global solutions.

·   Being accountable for high uptime resilience of business-critical systems

·   Be a master communicator. Ensure that business leaders are well informed about how technology can drive their business, any major risk areas, implementation plans, financial impacts.

·   Managing and deploy all elements of the technology programs, including all programs under IT Investment Board, Application Lifecycle Management and BAU Project budgets and operational systems.

·   Ensure the optimal risk profile of projects and programs based on business needs.

·   Ensuring effective resource balancing and prioritization across the South Asia programs and projects.

·   Managing the Geo technology team, including virtual teams, and 3rd party service providers.

·   Ensuring effective decommissioning and life cycle management of all local and Business Managed Applications, ensuring the applications are maintained in a supported state.

·   Attracting and develop talent across technology team to be able to work in an agile, collaborative, and digital way.

·   Being an active team player across the technology leadership team driving common ways of working and leveraging our global scale.

·   Focusing on continuous skills development of the Geo IT team and end users in the Cluster.

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