Position : General Manager (Tech & Innovation)
We are looking for a General Manager who is well-versed in current technological trends and familiar with a variety of business concepts.
As a member of the Executive Team, the General Manger will play a key role in establishing the technology vision and lead the Company’s technological innovation and development.
The General Manager will recommend and implement the technical strategy roadmap that will align with the company’s business goals and objectives in support of continuing growth.
The General Manger will also need to see his / her role through the lens of the business, while driving innovative technologies that will enhance the company’s products and services, create a sustainable competitive advantage for the organization and expand existing customer and partner relationships.
Oversee all technology and technological resources
Establish the technology vision, strategies, and growth plans
Develop technical aspects of the company’s strategy to ensure alignment with its business goals
Discover and implement new technologies that yield competitive advantage goals
Initiate new programmes & drive organizational development
Required profile for job ad : General Manager (Tech & Innovation)
At least a Master’s degree in engineering, Computer Science or related field, an MBA is an added advantage
Experience as a software developer
Comfortable and experienced in managing and guiding software developers
At least 5+ years of experience in a similar role
Proven track record in leadership and innovative strategies
Relevant computer software skills, including statistical analysis and preferably, mapping / GIS programs is an added advantage.
Strong analytical ability
Excellent communication skills
Outstanding organizational and leadership skills
Excellent decision-making ability based on growth, with a data-driven mindset
Constant focus on optimization and continuous improvement
Ability to work independently with initiative and flexibility to manage high volume work flow and concurrent activities / deliverables
Job criteria for job ad : General Manager (Tech & Innovation)