JOB: CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER

 

Our client a leading ICT Security Solution Provider in Africa   is looking to hire a Chief Technology Officer.

JOB PURPOSE;

This role is responsible for creating and implementing Digital/technology vision and plan, ensuring it aligns and drives the business strategy and helps supports its key lines of Company business.

 

MAIN TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Shares responsibility for the formulation and implementation of the Company’s strategic plan by active participation as an Executive team member in strategy planning forums as the Technology and IT subject matter expert.
  • Develops and executes the technology strategic and operating plan to support and enhance the Company’s strategic ambitions and business requirements, focusing resources so that cost effectiveness and optimum customer service experiences are achieved.
  • Foster innovation, prioritizing IT/ Technology initiatives, and coordinating the evaluation, deployment, and management of current and future systems
  • Establishes and sets short and long-range objectives for the technology strategy for the bank and gains buy-in of the various stakeholders and establishing criteria for monitoring progress and measuring success.
  • Defines and executes a strategy for the Technology systems/platforms/networks that is cost effective, reduces complexity and improves speed to market of new product delivery.
  • Communicates the company’s technology strategy to management, staff, partners, customer, and stakeholders as and when appropriate.
  • Oversees the management of customer service and support processes for technology-based services.
  • Acts as a technology pathfinder, interprets critical business drivers, conducts research, maintains an understanding of current technological services industry trends, consults and participates in peer review in order to develop long-term plans.
  • Seamless integration of information technology assets from the customers, through product and service design,
  • Provides enterprise-wide direction on the use of emerging technologies for customer operations
  • Defines and communicates corporate plans, policies, and standards for the organization for acquiring, implementing, and operating IT systems

 

SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS;

  • Bsc Degree – Computer Science
  • Masters in a similar field would be an added advantage
  • Strong Leadership Capability
  • 15 years’ experience in various aspects of IT / Digital Technology

 

 

All applications should be done on or before close of business 30th January 2019 on link below:

 http://www.reedsafricaconsult.com/upload-cv.html

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted          

Contact: consult@reedsafricaconsult.com
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