Victorian energy utility Jemena has advertised for a permanent IT strategy manager, with a projected salary of between $180,000 and $200,000, plus bonus.
The utility has a diversified portfolio of investments around
the state and beyond, including investments in gas and electricity
and even recycled water.
According to an advertisement placed on Seek, the new IT
strategy manager will be responsible for developing long-term IT
strategies for the utility, liaising with the business and
"ensuring that the systems provided by Jemena's IT service provider
align with business requirements, enterprise architecture
standards, IT principles, policies and standards".
The utility is particularly looking for experience delivering
A spokesperson for Jemena could not immediately comment on
whether the role was a new one or whether an existing executive had
left the utility, or what projects the new staffer would be
involved in. However, Jemena is known to be preparing for a
roll-out of smart metering technology, a project in which Accenture is
believed to be involved.