This role is for an experienced IT Director to join and help manage the Asia region Technology portfolio. You will join a team that (i) directly supports the Macquarie Commodity and Global Markets business (CGM) Futures and Equity Derivatives and Trading businesses globally, as well as the Asia Pacific arm of Commodity Markets and Finance and (ii) also looks more broadly at the Asia wide technology remit for Macquarie. Covering multiple businesses in a fast-paced, dynamic and energetic trading environment your role will work closely with senior technology management in region (to support the businesses listed), with the Technology Business Operational Risk Management team (in support of regional compliance) and provide support to the Asia Pacific regional Service Centre CGM Tech leads, working closely with various technology teams and businesses.
Your role will encompass portfolio structuring, management and reporting; oversight of programmes and at times execution of project work; helping contribute to strategy and communication plans, staff engagement, innovation, delivery and cadence across the broader CGM Asia regional remit. To be successful in this role you will display a high degree of structure and organisation, strong communication skills and good commercial acumen with the ability to re-prioritise and direct others in a rapidly changing environment. You will also undertake management responsibilities which may include sourcing and hiring talented team members, providing ongoing coaching and feedback, identifying and managing risks, engaging with senior stakeholders across business and technology and helping to manage the portfolio finances.
To excel in this role, you will have a tertiary degree in IT or similar subject, with 15+ years’ experience and proven track record in project delivery, project/business management. You will have domain knowledge of Investment Banking, and additional knowledge of Equity Derivatives, Futures and/or Commodities will be a plus. Finally, you will have excellent communication and problem-solving skills.
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