IT Manager at Triple Jump

20 February, 2018

IT Manager
40 hours per week, Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

Triple Jump is an independent, responsible investment manager focused on impact investing in emerging markets. We are headquartered in Amsterdam, the Netherlands with regional offices in Georgia, Peru, Mexico, Thailand and Kenya.  Our investment portfolio spans more than 60 countries.

Triple Jump targets financial sector development and invests in institutions that service the bottom of the pyramid. Triple Jump offers professional fund management services to investors, ranging from asset selection, to portfolio management to fund administration. Thanks to mandates from multiple investors Triple Jump can provide services to financial intermediaries in all stages of their development. Triple Jump investees include financial institutions (ranging from NGOs receiving their first funding, all the way to regulated banks) and investment funds, in developing countries.

 

Job Description 

As IT Manager you will be responsible for Triple Jump’s IT Department, consisting of two members. As IT Manager you will head this department and fulfil a vital role within our organization. You will have the responsibility for our overall ICT strategy managing our IT infrastructure, outsourced services and analyzing and satisfying the information needs of our business units.

 

The key responsibilities are the following:

  • Develop Triple Jump’s IT strategy;
  • Keep IT and information policies and plans up to date and provide subsequent recommendations to the Executive Board;
  • Monitor and manage the IT budget;
  • Coordinate IT related projects such as system update, implementation of new regulations;
  • Identify ICT information requirements and align these with the relevant departments within Triple Jump;
  • Contribute to the further deployment of the ERP system;
  • Convert the IT strategies and policies into daily practice;
  • Engage in and monitor contracts and Service Level Agreements with suppliers and ensure adequate performance;
  • Be responsible for day-to-day operations of the IT department including supervision of the team.

 

Job Requirements

•         A Bachelor Degree in ICT or Information Management;

•         At least working 5 years in IT, and 3 years proven experience in a managerial position and with project management skills (such as PRINCE2, agile and scrum, preferably certified);

•         Experience with advising organizations in the field of ICT and Information Management;

•         Experience with outsourcing IT services to providers and the management of management contracts;

•         Strong planning and communication skills;

•         Extensive knowledge of Information Technology solutions and application development;

•         Extensive knowledge and experience with security frameworks (ISO 27000-series, COBIT), risk analysis and IT service management (ITIL);

• Knowledge of database management (SQL) and database warehousing.

 

Triple Jump offers you

  • A competitive salary plus benefits such as a variable part up to a maximum of 20% of your salary. The package includes 25 days of annual leave, based on a full-time contract;
  • A dynamic, multi-cultural and collegial working environment;
  • The position is initially for 1 year. If successful, the candidate will be offered a permanent position.

 

Application procedure

Are you interested? Please send your resume and a motivation letter before 20 February 2018, to Willem Boymans by email: jobs@triplejump.eu. More information about the position can be obtained through Claudia Vroom: Claudia@triplejump.eu  

 

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