Service Delivery Manager – Cape Town needed at Engen

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Job title : Service Delivery Manager – Cape Town

Job Location : Western Cape, Cape Town

Deadline : July 13, 2024

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Who You Are:

  • Experience in IT Service Level Management and are passionate about IT service management, people, achieving results, and adding value to the organization.
  • You possess excellent relationship-building skills, with a strong ability to influence, manage conflicts, and effectively plan and organize tasks.
  • You have a reputation for being analytically assertive and consistently achieving results in IT service management.

What you’ll have done before:


  • NQF Level 7 (Degree in IT or related field) or equivalent experience
  • Relevant ITIL or equivalent best practice certification
  • 8 years’ experience in IT Service Level Management
  • 5 years’ experience of using industry best practice ITSM enabling toolsets
  • Experience with managing underpinning Contracts (UC) with external vendors


  • Hons or Master’s degree in related field
  • Cobit certification
  • Lean Six Sigma certification
  • Project Management
  • Management of Change
  • Data Analytics

Exciting challenges you might face in the role

  • Creative problem-solving and communication skills to ensure all stakeholders understand and utilize the service catalogue effectively.
  • Orchestrating seamless collaboration among multiple teams and stakeholders, ensuring clarity and unwavering accountability.
  • Staying abreast of best practices and technological advancements, and continuously improving processes to drive performance and enhance service outcome.
  • Meticulous attention to detail and the ability to navigate complex governance requirements, ensuring that the team and vendors adheres to high standards.
  • In depth understanding of business needs and the ability to negotiate and balance these needs.

What you’ll be doing:

IT Service Level Management Strategy, Governance, and Design

Develop a customer-focused IT Service Level Management (SLM) framework by:

  • Documenting and communicating the IT service catalogue and establishing a RASCI matrix for IT service delivery roles.
  • Maintaining IT SLM standards and guidelines, providing a framework for service configuration in the ITSM toolset, and supporting Business Partners in developing SLM KPIs.
  • Ensuring compliance with ITSM process controls and facilitating ITSM audit requirements.
  • IT Service Level Agreements

Manage SLAs with IT customers by:

  • Collaborating with IT Business Partners and stakeholders to define service delivery attributes.
  • Aligning customer SLA requirements with OLAs and UCs, and recommending best practices for SLA design.
  • Gathering feedback from IT Business Partners and customers, and acting as a liaison during major incidents.
  • Operational Level Agreements

Manage OLAs with internal IT teams by:

  • Collaborating to understand business SLA requirements and agreeing on service delivery roles.
  • Assessing the impact and cost of SLA requirements on OLA delivery capacity.
  • Leading weekly delivery team feedback meetings.
  • Underpinning Contracts

Manage UCs with external vendors by:

  • Ensuring contract terms support IT SLA delivery.
  • Providing feedback on vendor performance for annual evaluations and communicating issues.
  • Attending vendor service review meetings to ensure understanding of non-delivery impacts.
  • Insights on IT Service Level Management Performance

Provide performance insights on SLAs, OLAs, and UCs by:

  • Using analytical insights and feedback to resolve performance gaps and inefficiencies.
  • Tracking performance against KPIs and reporting to stakeholders.
  • Reviewing compliance with service standards and identifying improvement opportunities.

Stakeholder Engagement

  • Regularly engage with stakeholders to provide insights on service level management and use feedback to inform strategy and identify improvements.

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