Swire Hotels has been created to manage refreshingly individual hotels in Hong Kong, Mainland China and the USA, providing a characterful experience for well travelled individually minded travellers who seek originality, style and personalised service. This includes The House Collective, small luxury...

Swire Hotels has been created to manage refreshingly individual hotels in Hong Kong, Mainland China and the USA, providing a characterful experience for well travelled individually minded travellers who seek originality, style and personalised service. This includes The House Collective, small luxury hotels and EAST, lifestyle business hotels.

Director of e-Services

Job level Middle
Work exp Minimum 8 Years
Education Bachelor Degree
Location
Taikoo Shing
Employment type Full Time
Benefits 5-day week, Dental plan, Flexible working hours, Insurance plan, Medical plan, Performance bonus
Industry Hospitality / Hotel Services
Job function Information Technology > IT Management
Information Technology > IT Project Management
Information Technology > Software Development
Published On 05/11/2019

Purpose of Job

Reporting to the Managing Director, this position is responsible for defining and developing a compelling technology vision that aligns technology and operational strategy with the Swire Hotels Group’s overall business goals.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Establish a technology vision and strategy which is aligned with the business priorities and objectives
  • Lead a review of all technology, systems and platforms to evaluate effectiveness and make recommendations for improvement
  • Ensure all technology investments and services are delivered and maintained in the most cost-effective manner
  • Define and implement the strategy to meet information security, cybersecurity, PCI and respective privacy ordinance requirements
  • Plan and implement technology to streamline internal operations
  • Responsible for IT resource planning, including budget management, staffing, etc
  • Be the go-to resource for all business units in regards to technology
  • Study current and new industry trends, technologies and software developments
  • Take the lead in working with software vendors and service providers to deliver IT strategy
  • Provide leadership, support and mentorship to e-Services team members

Do you have the following?

  • BSc/BA in computer science, engineering or relevant field; MSc/MA will be a plus
  • Enterprise Architect with minimum eight years’ experience
  • Specialisation in data and analytics
  • Proven ability to map IT needs to business capabilities and objectives
  • Understanding of / experience in the hospitality industry is an advantage
  • Experience in hotel-based software an advantage
  • Able to build strong interpersonal relationships with senior management and stakeholders
  • Creative problem solver with positive mindset who thrives when presented with a challenge
  • Excellent leadership, management skills, able to encourage team, mentor and lead
  • Excellent analytical and project management skills
  • Relevant tertiary qualifications
  • Asia, particular HK and PRC experience

 

We offer attractive benefits (including 5-day work week) and excellent career development opportunities to our team members.

Want to be one of us? Please send us your CV.

Applicants who do not hear from us within six weeks of application should consider their applications unsuccessful. Information collected will be used for employment purpose only.