C/o MEDIAFORCE (HOLDINGS) LIMITED T/A WJP Floyd Ltd, 47 Great Marlborough Street,, W1F 7JP, London, United Kingdom, Grèce


Services C/o MEDIAFORCE (HOLDINGS) LIMITED T/A WJP Floyd Ltd, 47 Great Marlborough Street,, W1F 7JP, London, United Kingdom, Grèce

IT Director

  • Lieu de travail Cameroun| Sénégal
  • Date d'expiration 18 Mars
  • Niveau de poste Confirmé / Expérimenté
  • Secteur d'activité Services
  • Nombre de postes 01

Permanent* / full time

*offered on a 12 month contract basis initially, with possibility of extension / move to permanent contract.

Greenpeace is a global campaigning network. It comprises 26 independent National/Regional Organisations and a coordinating organisation, Greenpeace International. Greenpeace uses peaceful, creative confrontation to expose global environmental problems and develop solutions for a green and peaceful future.


Greenpeace International (GPI) is looking for an IT Director to take responsibility for all aspects of the core IT systems that support the needs of our global organisation, amplifying the power of change agents and enabling the entire Greenpeace network to win campaigns faster.

Leading on IT strategy development, planning and implementation of global IT systems, you’ll be facilitating the technology infrastructure and related organisational processes for the realisation of our Digital Transformation ambition, reporting to the Chief Technology Officer. Your responsibilities will include managing employees within the IT function, liaising with other departments and with all National and Regional Offices (NROs) to ascertain their technological requirements, and providing solutions that are aligned with the organisation’s objectives.

In this role you will:

·         Support the development and realisation of the overall Greenpeace IT operations infrastructure, including proposing strategic solutions and recommending new software and systems.

·         Direct the design, acquisition, management and implementation of a network-wide supported technology infrastructure.

·         Liaise with all departments and NROs to understand and translate needs into short- and long-term IT

·         plans in alignment with strategies, goals, plans, opportunities, operating requirements and efficiencies.

·         Provide leadership to all IT staff and functions of GPI, Greenpeace ships and NROs.

·         Work with the GPI Strategy and Management Team, direct reports, partners and peers to support the

·         delivery of the organisation’s Digital Transformation ambition.

·         Ensure continuous delivery of IT services to GPI, NROs and Greenpeace ships according to defined SLAs.

·         Manage, rationalise and simplify the IT products, systems and service catalogue.

·         Approve, prioritise and direct the IT project portfolio to optimise costs, risks and benefits.

·         Establish and enforce IT policies, decision making processes, best practices and standards.

·         Recruit, develop, coach, motivate and retain highly qualified global IT management and specialists.

·         Promote and oversee strategic relationships between internal IT resources, NROs and vendors.

·         Build good working relationships with colleagues and stakeholders within and outside the organisation.

·         Ensure engagement and awareness of technology benefits and risks at senior leadership levels.

·         Create and maintain a world class support team and processes.

·         Ensure training, learning and support programmes are set up and provided for all staff.

·         Develop the IT budget, monitor performance and identify opportunities to get better value for money.

For further details about the role, please see the full job description HERE

Job requirements

What we’re looking for:

·         Substantial relevant experience, including senior IT management-leadership, gained in an international/global organisational.

·         A clear vision on the role of IT and Digital Transformation in organisations.

·         Experience of supporting the design, management and implementation of technology infrastructure.

·         Substantial experience in building effective teams and/or a proven record of good people management.

·         Track record of collaborative management and robust coaching to enable growth within a department.

·         High degree of awareness and sensitivity towards inclusivity and collaboration in a multicultural environment.

·         Strong negotiation, communication and presentation skills, with the ability to make complex technical information accessible to a range of audiences.

·         Proven success in building strong working relationships with a wide range of stakeholders.

·         Sound understanding of compliance with relevant law and regulations, whilst minimising bureaucracy.

·         Ability to identify and mitigate risk.

·         Proven experience in financial and budget management.

·         Fluency in English, both verbal and written.

What you can expect:

You’ll be encouraged to develop both personally and professionally, taking advantage of the wide range of learning and development opportunities available to our staff. Staff can also access our wellness initiatives, such as yoga and meditation and also have the opportunity to join our global Equity, Diversity & Inclusion staff communities.

Please visit the careers site here, to learn more about working for Greenpeace.

To Apply

If you share our vision, please click 'apply for this job' below, to begin your application.

To apply for this role, we require you to answer a selection of key criteria and upload your CV (in English) via our online application form.

Addressing the key criteria is an important part of your application. We will be looking for evidence that

demonstrates your skills and experience in these areas. Use examples where possible, to draw attention to experience, knowledge, achievements and skills gained in past employment or voluntary/leisure activities, provided they are relevant to the post.

It’s advisable to prepare your responses to the key criteria beforeng your online application, as you are unable to save and return to it at a later date.

If you have any questions about this vacancy or the application process, please email us at Please note that all applications have to be filled out via the website and can't be submitted via this email.

Greenpeace International is an equal opportunity employer with a longstanding commitment of providing a work environment that respects the dignity and worth of each individual. We recognise and value the benefits and strengths that diversity brings to our employees and the whole organisation and we thrive in an environment that encourages respect and trust. We do not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of age, ancestry, citizenship, colour, disability, ethnicity, family or marital status, gender identity or expression, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation and would like to invite you especially to apply!

CLOSING DATE: Tuesday 3rd January, 2023 at 23:59 CET.



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