CIO

  • Job Ref: 2388
  • Location: London, United Kingdom
  • Type: Contract

Overview

We are looking for an experienced part-time CIO (Chief Information Officer) to oversee the development and execution of a technology strategy for a loans project.

You must have a solid business technology background and be up-to-date with advancements in the fields of FinTech, cloud computing and digital operating models.

Your main responsibilities will be:

  • Set technology objectives and strategies for the business in conjunction with the Senior Management Team
  • Select and implement suitable technology to streamline all internal operations and help optimize their strategic benefits
  • Design and customize technological systems and platforms to improve customer experience
  • Plan the implementation of new systems and provide guidance to IT professionals and other staff within the organization
  • Approve purchases of technological equipment and software and establish partnerships with IT providers
  • Oversee the technological infrastructure (networks and computer systems) in the organization to ensure optimal performance
  • Analyze the costs, value and risks of information technology to advise the Senior Management Team and suggest actions

It is very important that you have:

  • Proven experience as CIO or similar managerial role
  • Excellent knowledge of FinTech platforms, IT systems and infrastructure
  • Background in designing/developing IT systems and planning IT implementation
  • Solid understanding of data analysis, budgeting and business operations
  • Superior analytical and problem-solving capabilities
  • A strong strategic and business mindset
  • Excellent organizational and leadership skills
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal abilities

For more details about this opportunity based in London, please get in contact.

Trish Lynch, Contracts Manager - Your e-Frontiers consultant for this job

Trish is a Contracts Manager with e-Frontiers. She has over 15 years recruitment experience in the areas of Software Development, Testing, Project Management and Business Analysis. She is has a BA Degree in Sociology and a Diploma in Business Studies from Michael Smurfits UCD. Trish has recruited across all industry sectors, Teleco, Consultancy, Pharma, e-Learning, Financial Services and Software.

Specialises in: Java, Project Managers, QA, Business Analysts, Architects