Head, IT Infrastructure at First Bank of Nigeria Limited

First Bank of Nigeria Limited (FirstBank) is Nigeria's largest financial services institution by total assets and gross earnings. With more than 10 million customer accounts, FirstBank has over 750 branches providing a comprehensive range of retail and corporate financial services. The Bank has international presence through its subsidiaries, FBN Bank (UK) Limited in London and Paris, FBNBank DRC, FBNBank Ghana, FBNBank Gambia, FBNBank Guinea, FBNBank Sierra-Leone and FBNBank Senegal, as well as its Representative Offices in Johannesburg, Beijing and Abu Dhabi.We are recruiting to fill the vacant position below:Job Title: Head, IT InfrastructureRef No: 1800002MLocation: LagosSchedule: RegularShift: StandardJob Type: Full-timeDescriptionConduct feasibility studies and confirm results with business units to facilitate decision makingPrioritize and approve projectsWork with EA office to estimate the impact of new or modified services in terms of cost, capacity, contingency, infrastructure and resourcesConsult with EA and IT leadership to ensure strategic alignment of project portfolio with business strategy and objectivesManage the scope change process and issue identification/resolution with all stakeholdersIdentify and anticipate risks and issues.  Facilitate resolution, mitigation, and appropriate escalation to senior management and across business unitsManage project risk and change managementLead assessment of inter-project dependencies and gauge the financial impact and risk of the projectDefine project quality standards and ensure complianceDefine project performance standards and provide feedback for project team membersMonitor and communicate status to senior leadership. Communicate and incorporate feedback from customers.Facilitate measurement and reporting of value achieved and business benefits realized through programs and projectsSupervise project managers responsible for delivery of the constituent workstreams within programsCoordinate and control business relationship managers to ensure identification and capture of business demand including analysis and prioritization of business requirementsWork with business unit & Business Relationship Managers to prioritise the portfolio of projectsCoordinate review of the demand pipeline and the progress of new projects with business sponsorsCoordinate effort to translate business requirements into design specificationsLead effort to Identify and resolve gaps between new and existing business processes and applicationsEnsure guidelines and procedures for the development of the IT service catalogue are aligned to business needs to ensure that all business requirements are addressedEvaluate, authorize and monitor the release of solutions and services, based on criteria defined during business analysisLead effort to review and ensure that requirements and processes meet established quality standardsLead the identification, assessment and communication of impacts/ risks which may arise during the development and implementation of solutions and servicesProvide key inputs on the strategic plans of the various business units and how these can be integrated into the IT strategy and initiatives roadmapReview performance reports to identify opportunity for improvementCreate and deliver project status reports 

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