As a Bank with the heart of a startup, we combine the best of both worlds, reliability and innovation, and create an environment in which people are motivated to leave their mark and create new solutions that shape the world of (not only) finance. We are a bank that wants to be recognized for its own style and for us it is important that what we do, we excel in!
To strengthen our team and to achieve our entrepreneurial mission and vision, we are looking for a:
Deputy Head of Group IT (m/f)
Department: Group IT
Place of work: Zagreb
Are you a visionary IT leader ready to make a real impact? Do you love digital innovation and working with people? Then join Team Addiko as Deputy Head of Group IT and let's reshape the future of IT together!
About your role:
In your role as Deputy Head, you closely collaborate with the Managing Director to develop and implement IT strategies aligned with organizational objectives
You assume a leadership role in guiding the overall IT roadmap and ensure its successful execution across the Group
You bring specialized knowledge in ARZ/ACN systems to the forefront, contributing to the enhancement and optimization of our technology infrastructure
You actively engage in the evaluation and adoption of cutting-edge ARZ/ACN technologies to drive innovation
You cultivate and maintain strong relationships with key stakeholders, both internal and external and leverage proficiency in German to facilitate effective communication, especially with stakeholders in German-speaking providers
You work closely with IT teams to align their efforts with organizational goals and objectives and foster a collaborative and innovative team culture, ensuring that each member is equipped to contribute their best
The oversight of the day-to-day operations of the IT department falls under your governance, ensuring efficiency, reliability, and compliance with industry standards
You implement best practices and continuous improvement initiatives to enhance IT processes, identify and mitigate potential risks related to IT operations and projects and collaborate with the Managing Director in developing robust contingency plans to ensure business continuity
Is this You?
You have proven experience in a leadership role within IT management, ideally in the banking sector
You are an expert in ARZ/ACN systems, showcasing a track record of successful implementation and optimization
Fluent in both English and German, you possess the ability to communicate effectively in a professional context
Your strong strategic thinking and problem-solving skills set you apart
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills are part of your repertoire
Demonstrated ability to build and maintain relationships with stakeholders is a key strength
Holding a Bachelor's or Master's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or a related field
Strong resilience and organizational excellence are inherent in your professional toolkit
- exposure to an international environment on Addiko Group level (all Addiko countries)
- the possibility of professional development and continuous development of knowledge
- dynamic business environment
- working with international professionals and motivated team in great team atmosphere
- work-life balance
- onboarding plan
- teamwork and creative working environment
- and a lot more :)
Addiko Bank is an unconventional bank striving for specialization instead of universality. Our mission is to deliver a modern customer experience based on convenience and speed. We emphasize cohesion, diversity, fostering talent and equality while always maintaining the success of Team Addiko at the core of our entrepreneurial values. We are looking for highly driven professionals who are eager to become part of a Consumer and SME focused specialist network in Central and Southeastern Europe.
Selection process journey:
- Send your CV and cover letter in English language
- Psychometric testing
- 1st interview (HR and Team Leader)
- 2nd interview (HR and Department Director / Group Director)
- Sign the contract and join us 😊
Can you see yourself joining our team of unconventional bankers? You think we have a chance with you? If yes, we would be happy to receive your application. Apply and attach your CV and cover letter in English!
Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. By submitting the application, candidates agree to the use and storage of personal data for the purpose of the selection process.