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Asset Management

Gauteng , R41527 - R41527 Per Month
Sector: IT / Computers / Software
Posted: Friday, 1 April 2022





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SPECIFICATION

An IT solutions company are looking for a Asset Manager to manage multiple service suppliers by integrating them, so they can collaborate to provide the customer expected value. The integration introduces the concept of a single, customer-facing logical entity known as the service integrator.

Asset management under the SIAM function is the process of planning and controlling the acquisition, operation, maintenance, renewal, and disposal of organizational assets. This process improves the delivery potential of assets and minimizes the costs and risks involved. Adequate maintenance and proper deployment of systems, people, and processes ensure a positive enhancement of capital over the asset lifecycle

DUTIES WILL INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:

  • Analyse stakeholders' requirements and IT asset risks
  • Define and agree the ITAM approach
  • Communicate and integrate the ITAM approach into the organization's value streams
  • Review and adjust the ITAM approach and procedures
  • Analyse resources and identify IT assets
  • Verify IT assets and lifecycle models
  • Follow the lifecycle model
  • Manage exceptions
  • Collect IT asset data
  • Verify IT asset data
  • Be accountable integration of assets after procurement
  • Ensure communication of asset tracking in the CMS
  • Initiate audit of base information of assets
  • Improve service to customers by minimising business disruption caused by inaccurate or inadequate configuration information
  • Provide accurate information on configuration items and their documentation
  • Enable client to have sight of the current status and history of all defined CIs it uses
  • Provide and maintain an accurate and up-to-date pictorial end-to-end view of the configuration of the services provided to (or on) the client’s estate
  • Ensure the client does not breach software licence terms and conditions
  • Ensure the client maximises its use of hardware assets
  • Comply with the client’s asset management strategy

REQUIREMENTS              

  • Grade 12
  • ITIL Foundation qualification
  • Strong Excel Skills,
  • 2 years’ experience in a similar role,
  • Technical qualifications would be beneficial
  • 4-6 years experience as an asset manager
  • Expertise in IT asset compliance, licensing, and the technical aspects of ITAM (e.g. cloud, virtualization, data management)
  • Expertise in inventory and discovery tools, stocks management, and stock taking
  • Knowledge of the IT asset register and ITSM tools

 

Skills and Competencies

  • Good understanding of IT infrastructure
  • Self-motivated with the ability to work unsupervised.
  • Attention to detail
  • Punctuality
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong problem-solving skills
  • Possess proficient analytical and decision-making skills
  • Demonstrated capacity for gathering and scrutinizing data to identify issues, opportunities, and patterns
  • Proficient relationship building skills – predict customer behaviour and respond accordingly
  • A strong service-oriented (‘can-do’) culture, with a strong focus on the ‘internal customer’ approach, committed to exceeding customer expectations
  • Good communicator with the customer environment
  • Able to operate as a good team player
  • Drive and Energy