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Senior Manager, IT Governance, Asia Pacific

Job Level:  Professional

Singapore, SG, 068897

Due Date:  14/2/2022
Area of Expertise:  IT & Tech Engineering
Unit:  Allianz Singapore
Job Type:  Full-Time
Remote Job:  Not applicable
Employment Type:  Permanent
ID:  3211

Entity: Allianz SE Singapore Branch (Allianz Asia Pacific)



Job Purpose:

As the Regional IT Governance Lead, he / she is responsible for the alignment of the AZAP IT Community with Allianz Asia Pacific (AZAP) Business Strategy and Group IT guidance.  Key Governance framework, a significant part of the Regional IT Operating Model, includes development of Global IT Dashboard & Key IT Initiatives Dashboard, execution of regional CIO Community meet and IT SteerBoards. This is a critical and strategic role in enhancing and maturing of the Governance framework in Allianz Asia Pacific IT Community.  The Regional IT Governance Lead will also participate in the Planning Dialogue exercise of AZAP and its Operating Entities, enhancing the IT Economics governance.


Key Responsibilities:

Regional IT Governance Lead is primarily responsible for 
- Capturing of the Global IT Dashboard, in alignment with AZAP, Operating Entities (OE) and Group H4
- Generation of the AZAP Key IT Initiatives Dashboard, facilitating the steering of the OEs IT Community
- Development of AZAP and OE IT Strategy, in line with Group Governance framework
- Governance of the execution of the IT Steerboards in the OEs
- Planning and executing the regular Regional CIO Community meet, to enhance regional learning across the IT Community


Led by the Regional IT Finance Lead, the Regional IT Governance Lead will also participate in the Planning Dialougue (PD) exercise of AZAP and its Operating Entities, enhancing the IT Economics governance.  Activities include, but not limiting to,
- PD IT Reporting (OEs and AZAP) quality and submission
- Formulaton of regional key Initiatives and focus areas, aligning with AZAP Strategy  
- Measurement of the business case and benefits of the key initiatives put forth by the OEs

Main Requirements:

  • A Good University Degree
  • 10 - 15 years of IT, Business Management, Consulting area, with 3 - 5 years in the Business Management / IT Governance focus
  • Insurance / Financial Institution prior experience strongly preferred
  • Good Communication skill
  • Strong organisation skill
  • Stakeholder Management (executive level) experience, preferred
  • Good knowledge on IT Finance or Project Management preferred
  • A Strong Team Player
  • Prior Regional / Global governance experience a plus
  • PMP (or any PMI certification) certified a plus
  • IT Transformation experience a plus
  • Strong in MS Office suite



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We at Allianz believe in a diverse and inclusive workforce and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We encourage you to bring your whole self to work, no matter where you are from, what you look like, who you love or what you believe in.
We therefore welcome applications regardless of ethnicity or cultural background, age, gender, nationality, religion, disability or sexual orientation.
Great to have you on board. Let's care for tomorrow.
Note: Diversity of minds is an integral part of Allianz’ company culture. One means to achieve diverse teams is a regular rotation of Allianz Executive employees across functions, Allianz entities and geographies. Therefore, the company encourages its employees to have motivation in gaining varied skills from different positions and to collect experiences from across Allianz Group.