SVP - IT Strategy and Planning - Banking

Location Bangkok
Job Type Full time
Salary 150,000

​Standing amongst the top financial institutions in Thailand, our client provides a full range of investment banking products and services, ranging from equity fundraising, retail and commercial lending and insurance products. Established in Thailand over 100 years ago, continues to be at the forefront of Thailand’s financial services company. Due to a recent expansion of their technology group, our client has an opening for an experienced IT manager to take upon the following role


IT Strategy and Planning (SVP) will be overseeing 50 members in the department while focusing in managing the IT projects and plans with the following responsibilities:

  • Advise and recommend the IT master plan and project action plan

  • Manage and monitor the operation of IT plans and projects

  • Monitor the creation of the information technology management framework according to the guidelines

  • Manage and define the planning/designing IT architecture standards both technical and communication networks to make it suitable for the bank and information security standards set by the bank and international standards

  • Study of IT innovation and feasibility

  • Manage the bank data so that it can be used efficiently while constantly revise it

  • Performs other duties and projects as assigned

  • Personnel management

  • Budget management


  • At least 5 years of experience in the planning of strategic plans and the framework for the implementation of information technology (IT Strategy) with commercial banks or at least 5 years of experience in corporate strategy (Corporate Strategy) or product and service strategy planning (Product Strategy) with a leading information technology company

  • Expertise in in-depth data analysis or the business of the bank (New Technology / Business Model)

  • Background in IT organization structure including personnel and personnel development plan to support the organization’s IT strategy plan is preferred

  • Management skills: Negotiation, presentation, and business knowledge of the bank

  • Background in innovation in Information Technology / Digital Technology / Financial Technology is an advantage.

  • If own Certificate in Information Technology will receive special consideration such as CISA, ITIL, PMP, COBIT5

  • Been managing more than 50 members

  • Good command of English