IT Director - Leading Insurance Firm

  • Negotiable
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Hays Information Technology Hong Kong
  • 14 Aug 17

Forward thinking Insurance firm searching for strategic IT Director to lead digital transformation.

Your new company

Your new company is an insurance firm who have been on a strong growth trajectory over the past few years. The reason for this growth has been their ability to embrace digital technologies facing the industry. They are searching for an energetic IT Director to join their team.

Your new role

In your new role you will be responsible for driving the strategic IT vision across the company. IT is seen as a valued business partner within the business and you will be responsible for working with senior stakeholders as well as managing a team. You will manage both an infrastructure and applications team. You should be up to date on IT Security policies and advancement. The final piece is to have experience with vendor management. Finally, you will be in charge of the digital platform initiative.

What you'll need to succeed

As the successful candidate you will have more than 10 years of experience in IT, ideally you have a technical background from early in your career and infrastructure experience as a compliment. Candidates within the insurance industry will be prioritised first. Ideally, you will have experience in driving IT strategy and have a strong track record in growing stable IT teams.

  • 10+ years experience in software development and managerial roles
  • Insurance industry experience
  • Vendor Management experience
  • Be up to date with IT Security policy

What you'll get in return

For your hard work you will join a forward thinking company that has been on a strong growth trajectory. The company truly value IT and you will be seen as a strategic partner within the company. You will also receive a fair salary and bonus.

What you need to do now

If you're interested in this role, click "apply now" or for more information and a confidential discussion this role or to find out more about IT and Digital opportunities contact Riley King at +852-2230-7902 or

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