ABSA Vacancies – Specialist Software Asset Manager

Website Absa Group Limited

Job Description:

Execute effective & efficient IT Asset Management practices and processes. This includes: Asset Planning & Acquisition • Asset Deployment, Operation & Maintenance  Asset Tracking / Monitoring / Controls  Asset Upgrades & Disposals

Job Responsibilities:

  • Execute the IT asset management operational plans
  • Asset Tracking / Monitoring (e.g. asset verification and variance management, license agreement tracking and management)
  • Take accountability for deeply understanding the organisation’s current & future Technology roadmap and existing and future required assets & associated asset management implications
  • Support the asset management budgeting and approval processes
  • Provide input into IT asset management strategy & operational planning
  • Evaluate software licensing or equipment needs for the organization
  • Manage all IT asset contracts and ensure contract compliance for all asset types across the organization (e.g. software licensing etc.)
  • Effectively & accurately Implement and use leading practice process, technology & related tools (e.g. Flexera) to ensure effective & efficiency asset portfolio & lifecycle management
  • Maintain & regularly review the IT asset inventory for the organization (including information about asset ownership, value, warranty, refresh date, and end of life data, fixed asset registers etc.)
  • Asset Deployment, Operation & Maintenance (including asset utilization, performance etc.)
  • Execute the following asset management practices & processes as per ITAM standards and guidelines:
  • Support the supply chain, demand planning & sourcing processes as an ITAM expert – providing accurate asset management information and data to support commercial decision making
  • Manage, govern or control the lifecycle of software assets and/or associated hardware licenses and contracts from planning to disposal, aiming to reduce the total cost of ownership while still maintaining agreed upon service levels
  • Asset Planning & Acquisition (all licensing requests, hardware asset requests etc.)

Qualification & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree: Information Technology

Job Details:

Company: Absa Group Limited

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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