SUBSIDIARY ABS-CBN Corporation
POSITION IT Accounts Manager (For Pooling)
WORK LOCATION National Capital Region
DATE POSTED March 19, 2020

BUSINESS SUMMARY

ABS-CBN Corporation is the Philippines' leading information and entertainment multimedia conglomerate. The Company is primarily involved in television and radio broadcasting, as well as in the production of television and radio programming for domestic and international audiences and other related businesses. ABS-CBN produces a wide variety of engaging, world-class entertainment programs that are aired on free-to-air television.

The Company is also one of the leading radio broadcasters, operating eighteen radio stations throughout the key cities of the Philippines. ABS-CBN provides news and entertainment programming for nine channels on cable TV and operates the country's largest cable TV service provider. The Company also owns the leading-cinema and music production and distribution outfits in the country. It brings its content to worldwide audiences via cable, satellite, online and mobile.

The Company has interests in content development and production, cable and satellite television services, merchandising and licensing, mobile and online multimedia services, glossy magazine publishing, video and audio post production, and overseas services, all of which complement and enhance ABS-CBN's strength in content production and distribution.

RESPONSIBILITIES

    POSITION SUMMARY
     
    The IT Accounts Manager acts as the liaison between IT and the business unit. His/Her role is to shape business demand, facilitate delivery of I.T. services and provide technology solutions that will meet the business unit’s objectives and requirements.
     
    MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
     
    Strategic Partnership:
    • Work with the leadership of the BU to develop and maintain a multi-year technology roadmap
    • Identify and integrate BU strategic plans with the technology roadmap and priorities, as appropriate.
    • Partner with the project/program/portfolio management organization (PMO) to ensure a healthy and well-managed initiative portfolio for the business unit
    • Measure technology and solution adoption
    • Identify the business value of ideas and solutions presented to the BU. Include digital awareness, risk assessment, business continuity, and business capability requirements.
    • Perform accurate multi-year budgeting and forecasting across operations and projects or programs.
    • Be innovative. Be aware and knowledgeable of industry trends and digital advances as they relate to new opportunities for the BU that will suit their business needs.
    Relationship Management:
    • Develop a deep knowledge of the partner business unit and their processes
    • Lead as the strategic interface between IT and the business unit to stimulate, surface, and shape business demand
    • Ensure that the potential business value from technology investments and initiatives is captured, realized, measured, optimized, recognized and properly communicated.
    • Ensure business value realization and optimization through consultancy, business case development, managing BU expectations, and identifying opportunities to add value
    • Ensure project delivery and initiative progress, including consistent and effective communication. This involves managing escalation and avoiding risks
    • Facilitate the cascade and implementation of enterprise-wide IT solutions and applications to assigned BUs
    • Communicate the value of IT Services delivered to BUs by providing the following on a periodic basis but, not limited to: IT charges, Incident/Problem Reports/RCAs, Service Request Reports and Report on IT Services (including service availability and performance and delivery against committed SLA)
    • Intervene for severity 1 and 2 incidents

REQUIREMENTS

    • Graduate of Information Technology / Computer Science / Engineering (preferably Industrial Engineering) course.
    • At least 3 years experience in a lead role in IT, or any similar endeavor. Working knowledge, skill or exposure in IT is a must i.e. infrastructure, applications, methodology, standards, processes, etc. 
    • Demonstrated experience with a proven track record in successful implementation of technology solutions
    • Must demonstrate proficient understanding of project management principles/ methodologies and possesses a demonstrated ability to adapt PM practices to meet business climate and needs
    • Demonstrated strong and effective verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills in a large team or departmental setting.
    • Experience working with technical management teams.
    • Analytical and problem-solving skills, experience with large-scale systems and previous experience writing code would be an advantage.
    • Ability to motivate and focus a large collaboration to reach challenging goals
    • Must be detail-oriented and have the ability to work proactively and effectively with minimal supervision
    • Must have experience working at a company that has a mature process (project plans, meeting notes, templates, status reports, etc.) that you actively participate in
    • Must have experience working directly with solutions delivery/technical teams

Preference will be given to candidates who APPLY ONLINE.