CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER
Oversees the organisation's technology-related strategies and initiatives. Plans for the company's technology needs and addresses any tech-related problems. Analyses information and communicates with the chief executive officer and other executive board members to make sure everyone stays on the same page.
Examines a company's operations and how technology works within it
Develops strategies to improve the efficiency and efficacy of technological initiatives
Seeks out hardware and software that will help the company.
Oversees the development and testing of new programs developed specifically for the company
Reviews vendor proposals and makes decisions based on things such as price, what they offer, and how the vendor product may fit into the organisation
Ensures the company's data remains secure by keeping up to date on the latest cyber security threats and finds ways to guard against them on an organisation-wide scale
Coaches members of the IT teams, particularly IT leaders, so everyone stays on the same page across the company
Master's Degree in Computer Science and Information Technology or related field
Experience leading people directly or indirectly
5-10 Years Experience
Strong Written and Verbal Communication Skills