Our client is a leading company in the Information, Communication and Technological development space in Nigeria. They provide skillful expertise, and cutting-
edge technology to create products and services that anticipate and meet customers’ expectations; enable educational institutions to thrive in inspiring a new generation of leaders for society.
They now have an opening for a Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
Reports to : Chief Operating Officer (COO)
Job Summary :
As a Chief Technology Officer (CTO) you will be required to provide sound technical leadership in all aspects of the business.
You will communicate with Employees, stakeholders and customers to ensure our company’s technologies are used appropriately.
Strategic thinking and strong business acumen are essential in this role. To excel in this position you are expected to be well-
versed in current technological trends and familiar with a variety of business concepts that can aid push the business forward.
What you will do :
Establish / review the company’s technical vision and leading all aspects of the client’s technological development.
Collaborate with other department heads, as an advisor of technologies that may assist in improving their efficiency and effectiveness.
Supervise system infrastructure to ensure functionality and efficiency at all times.
Build quality assurance and data protection processes in place.
Develop partnership strategies for the company’s next phase of operations.
Engage schools across the geopolitical zones for different emerging tech solutions and training programs.
Initiate and close deals thereby growing business by 20% for Q3 Q4 2019.
Involvement in corporate decision making for short, medium and long term profitability for a competitive advantage.
Work closely with cross functional team / stakeholders to align on strategy and performance tracking.
Provide specific guidelines for a unique brand feasibility and public relations in the EduTech space.
Monitor KPIs and IT Budget to access performance at the end of every quarter.
Conducts research and case studies on leading edge technologies and make determination on the probability of implementation.
And other duties as assigned by Management
Like to have :
Must have B.Sc or B.Tech in a related discipline.
MBA or MSC in any management or ICT related course is an advantage.
Minimum of 5 years experience managing a complex enterprise's human resources, finances, operations and strategies.
Professional certification in Management or ICT related courses.
Proven track record of outstanding performance in a previous complex enterprise.
Proven track record of managing complex budgets successfully.
Demonstrated experience of ethical leadership.
Outstanding verbal and written skills, and experience working with staff on all levels.
Must be a business orientated individual who can make business projections three years into the future.
Must be a Tech savvy who is in turn with the technology world.
Education Technology experience is also an added advantage.
HMO and pension