Technology and Digital Transformation Manager (COBIT) (EE)
IT – Manager
Cape Town – Western Cape
THE entrepreneurial flair of a forward-thinking Technology and Digital Transformation Manager who must possess COBIT experience is sought by a reputable Travel & Tourism Agency to join its team. Your core role will be to drive digital transformation across various IT disciplines, including IT Governance, Risk Management, Cybersecurity, and Cloud Services. As a strategic thinker and problem-solver, you will bridge technology and business, translating IT-related conversations into actionable insights for business leaders. Here, results matter, but failure is not feared. Thesuccessful incumbent will require a suitable Degree/National Diploma (NQF6-7), have 7-10 years’ hands-on work experience in a similar role, be proficient with Azure, Microsoft 365 & relevant security operations and compliance management tools. You must also have COBIT (Governance, Risk, or Cybersecurity) framework experience & be able to manage multiple projects simultaneously and deliver results in a fast-paced environment.
- Drive digital transformation initiatives across the organisation, leveraging modern technologies to enhance the overall business strategy.
- Manage IT Governance, Risk & Cybersecurity, ensuring alignment with best practices and regulatory requirements.
- Oversee the implementation and management of Microsoft Azure cloud services and Microsoft 365 end-user software.
- Develop and maintain strong relationships with external service providers and cross-departmental teams, ensuring effective collaboration and delivery of IT services.
- Communicate complex technical concepts effectively to both technical and non-technical stakeholders, facilitating innovation and transformation across the organisation.
Relevant Degree or National Diploma (NQF6-7).
- At least 7-10 years of hands-on work-related equivalent experience.
- Proficient in Microsoft technologies, including Microsoft Azure, Microsoft 365, and relevant security operations and compliance management tools.
- Experience with applied methodologies and frameworks, specifically COBIT (governance, risk, or cybersecurity) framework (Non-negotiable).
- Experience collaborating with external service providers and cross-departmental teams, with exposure to SLAs outlining standard response times and deliverables.
- Proven ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and deliver results in a fast-paced environment.
- Membership/Affiliation to professional bodies (e.g., ISACA) to stay updated with trends and best practices.
- Strong communication skills (written & verbal) and ability to convey complex technical concepts understandably.
- Excellent team management skills and high emotional intelligence.