Our client is a Nigerian startup IT service provider in the automotive industry, that provides innovative, cutting-edge solutions to a wide range of individual and corporate auto owners, as well as, fleet operators and managers alike.
They are currently recruiting an IT Manager .
The IT Manager will be responsible for the technological direction of the company. The successful candidate will be expected to propose budgets for programs and projects, and for purchase and upgrade of equipment, supervise computer specialists and IT workers, and preside over IT-related projects.
Manages the day-to-day operations of the information technology department including directing staff, who support administrative computing, networking, user services, telecommunications and other information technology functions.
Develop technical aspects of the company’s strategy to ensure alignment with its business goals
Discover and implement new technologies that yield competitive advantage
Supervise information system and communications network to ensure functionality and efficiency
Build quality assurance and data protection processes
Monitor KPIs and IT budgets to assess technological performance
Works with other departments to use new technologies to streamline company policies and rules
Oversees IT budgets to make sure there are no unnecessary expenditures
Evaluates new technology and makes recommendations on technological solutions
Manages any digital media assets
Provide technological guidance within an organization.
Design, establish, and maintain a network infrastructure for local and wide area connectivity and remote access.
Integrate customer service and support with the software engineering process to support resolution of customer issues and improve application usability.
Implement web-based internal communications system.
Participate in vendor contract negotiations for all new computer equipment and software purchased for the corporation.
Conduct code reviews and specification conformance testing.
Develop and implement a customer service platform to serve the organization in every aspect.
Monitor web analytics regime to ascertain site traffic.
Implement technical requirements for Internet marketing and search engine optimization.
Minimum of a Bachelors degree in an IT related course. Post Graduate degree preferred but not mandatory.
At least 4 years relevant work experience.
Understanding and passion to work for a startup
Knowledge of technological trends to build strategy
Understanding of budgets and business-planning
Ability to conduct technological analyses and research
Excellent communication skills
Leadership and organizational abilities
ONLY QUALIFIED CANDIDATES WILL BE CONTACTED