Vice President - IT | Hospitality | Mumbai

Mumbai City Permanent
  • Opportunity to work with one of the most reputable brands in the country
  • Opportunity to work with a leading hospitality brands in the country

About Our Client

-The client is one of the most reputable & luxury brands in the country, and have been awarded World's best brand for two years
-They have been in the business for close to 40 years

Job Description

-Leadership: Lead a diverse team of 50+ IT professionals, fostering a culture of excellence, innovation, and collaboration.
-Strategic Vision: Develop and execute a strategic IT roadmap aligned with the company's goals, focusing on service-oriented architecture and cloud transformation.
-Oversee IT teams reporting to General Managers (GMs) and the Chief Information Officer (CIO) at the corporate office, ensuring seamless communication and collaboration.
-Spearhead IT infrastructure and technology setup for new hotel openings, encompassing applications, cloud architecture, and technology blueprints.
-Data Transformation: Lead data transformation initiatives, optimizing data utilization for reporting, analytics, and future digital strategies.
-Escalation Matrix: Establish and manage an efficient escalation matrix for addressing IT issues and concerns across the organization.
-Cybersecurity and Data Privacy: Prioritize and enforce cybersecurity measures and data privacy compliance (GDPR), ensuring the utmost protection of guest and company data.
-Application Management: Oversee core applications, including Opera, Symphony, and Salesforce, to enhance operational efficiency and guest experiences.
-Digital Transformation: Drive the company's digital transformation efforts, focusing on data consolidation and leveraging emerging technologies.
-Zero Trust Security: Implement and maintain a Zero Trust Security framework to protect against evolving cybersecurity threats.

The Successful Applicant

-Minimum of 10 years of relevant experience in a leadership role, preferably in the hospitality or related industry.
-Proven expertise in service-oriented architecture, cloud transformation, and data consolidation.
-Exceptional IQ and EQ, with the ability to balance technical acumen with effective interpersonal skills.
-Strong knowledge of GDPR and information security best practices.
-Previous experience in managing large IT teams and complex infrastructures.
-Familiarity with applications such as Opera is a plus.

What's on Offer

-Opportunity to work with one of the most reputable brands in the country
-Opportunity to work with a leading hospitality brands in the country

Quote job ref
JN-092023-6178577

Job summary

Function
Information Technology
Sub Sector
CIO / IT Director
What is your area of specialisation?
Leisure, Travel & Tourism
Location
Mumbai City
Job Type
Permanent
Job Reference
JN-092023-6178577

Diversity & Inclusion at Michael Page

We don't just accept difference - we celebrate it. We encourage applicants from all backgrounds to apply for this role and are committed to building inclusive, diverse workplaces where everyone can thrive. If you require any support or reasonable adjustments during the recruitment process, please let us know.