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IT Cloud Operations Manager

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A leading organisation in Banking is seeking to employ an IT Cloud Operations Manager to manage a team of technical subject matter experts and team leaders in support of stated objectives. To deliver frontline team results through cloud software.


  • Achieve client satisfaction objectives in support of strengthened business cloud IT collaboration
  • Build sound professional relationships by understanding and consistently meeting client needs in support of improved delivery capabilities
  • Build sound relationships with team, manager and peers
  • Deliver results in support of increased delivery capacity. Support increased delivery capacity.
  • Ensure proper financing of the function
  • Manage and control budget for cost centre
  • Provide a flexible, low cost cloud IT operating platform
  • Circumvent penalties imposed by third party agencies
  • Ensure self and team improve efficiency and productivity month on month in line with departmental strategic plans
  • Ensure transformational targets are met
  • Contribute to team effectiveness by participating in the recruitment and selection of senior staff
  • Contribute to a culture of transformation by participating in the business culture building initiatives, business strategy, and CSI
  • Stay abreast of developments in field of expertise, ensuring personal and professional growth
  • Understand and embrace the business vision and values, leading by example. Ensure issues raised in culture survey are addressed and results are improved
  • Deliver a world-class service by ensuring a client centric culture
  • Achieve operational excellence and support the implementation of business optimisation improvement
  • Add value to the business by encouraging team to generate innovative ideas and by sharing knowledge. Improve team efficiency and effectiveness year on year
  • Achieve business performance targets within required risk and compliance parameters
  • Support improved delivery capacity and capabilities
  • Ensure the effective and efficient implementation and operation of area in support of standardised delivery processes. Improve service delivery in support of strengthened business cloud IT collaboration
  • Meet all agreed risk and compliance targets
  • Manage performance of staff by implementing performance agreements and ensuring a clear vision
  • Mentor and coach staff on identified performance gaps
  • Create environment of teamwork, keeping staff informed and encouraging participation in decision making processes and by motivating staff to perform and contribute to the success of the business
  • Identify talent pool through conducting career conversations and utilising the talent grid principles and developing talent retention programmes
  • Manage the onboarding process of new employees



Essential Qualifications - NQF Level

  • Matric / Grade 12 / National Senior Certificate

Preferred Qualification

  • Role Relevant Tertiary Qualification

Minimum Experience Level

  • 8 years IT Operations Experience
  • 5-7 years Cloud relevant experience

Type of Exposure

  • Client and Relationship Results
  • Developed and Implemented Communications Strategy
  • Improved Human Resources Business Processes
  • Improved processes and culture
  • Managed Transformation & Innovation
  • Managed Management and Process Results
  • Managed Relationships
  • Managed Self and Team
  • Managed budget
  • Managed stakeholder relationships

Technical / Professional Knowledge

  • Organisational systems
  • Principles of project management
  • Relevant regulatory knowledge
  • Service level agreements
  • Staff resource planning
  • Business writing skills
  • Management information and reporting principles, tools and mechanisms
  • Relevant system knowledge
  • Client Service Management
  • Daily Operations task planning
  • Behavioural Competencies
  • Aligning Performance for Success
  • Earning Trust
  • Customer Focus
  • Building talent
  • Facilitating Change
  • Influencing
  • Driving for ResultsPlanning and Organizing

Kindly note, if you have not heard from us within two weeks of your application please consider it unsuccessful.

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Banking/Finance And Investment

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Geographic Location

Gauteng - JHB North