If you are a strategic thinker in the world of information, if you understand that your role not only supports the company to run, but enables the company to run further and faster, then read on.

Here a Head of Technology reporting to the Group Chief Operating Officer, will…

  • maximize functionality
  • create efficient technology platforms that support and enable the business

The role also requires that the person be accountable and have authority for all aspects of the company’s…

  • IT
  • software development (outsourced relationship)
  • business analysts
  • infrastructure
  • security
  • administration

This role is for a strong BA focused IT professional, already within a senior leadership role.

You’ll be…

  • maximizing IT functionality
  • creating efficient technology platforms and technical support that enables the entire business
  • showing return on investment
  • developing strategy to shift business

This is what you’ll be doing for (what we call) our 5 wins:

  • Our People:
    • Strategic leadership of the IT division in line with the focus of the business
    • Implementing and managing the people strategy for the department
    • Setting, agreeing and continuously driving your own and your team’s performance objectives, in line with department/business strategies
  • Our Shareholders:
    • Providing input to the business strategy through functional leadership
    • Defining and directing IT strategy
  • Our Communities:
    • Promoting, supporting and encouraging participation in company CSI initiatives
  • Our Customers:
    • Identifying and understanding the markets, and developing a customer service and brand strategy aligned to the business strategy
  • Our Strategic Partners:
    • Building a sustainable strategic partnership base
    • Establishing, building and maintaining win-win relationships with strategic business partners that enhance business and brand

You’ve got…

  • a tertiary level degree in IT
  • approximately 7 years’ experience in managing the entire IT function including development, testing, hardware and infrastructure, business intelligence and business analytics
  • approximately 5 years’ BA experience within Microsoft architecture
  • an understanding of the entire IT value chain
  • IT leadership experience and you can show that you have successfully led and have been a key contributor to the significant technological growth of a business
  • accountability experience for IT strategy/ development/ architecture/ Business Intelligence at a leadership level
  • commercial and business acumen

If the prospect of being responsible for an organisation’s ability to thrive and grow in its information capabilities is exciting to you, then upload your CV. Let’s create the path!