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IT Director

Company:
Ivana Resources
Location:
Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria
Posted:
September 28, 2019

Description:

We are looking for an experienced IT Director to oversee all IT (Information Technology) functions in our company. You will be in charge of a team of IT managers and manage the company’s technology operations and the implementation of new IT systems and policies.

An excellent IT director is very knowledgeable in IT and computer systems. They have a solid technical background while able to manage and motivate people. The ideal candidate will be experienced in creating and implementing IT policies and systems that will meet objectives.

The goal is to ensure IT systems and people are effective and functioning within the limits of budget, time and specifications of the company.

Responsibilities

Oversee all technology operations (e.g. network security) and evaluate them according to established goals

Devise and establish IT policies and systems to support the implementation of strategies set by upper management

Analyze the business requirements of all departments to determine their technology needs

Purchase efficient and cost effective technological equipment and software

Inspect the use of technological equipment and software to ensure functionality and efficiency

Identify the need for upgrades, configurations or new systems and report to upper management

Coordinate IT managers and supervise computer scientists, technicians and other professionals to provide guidance

Control budget and report on expenditure

Assist in building relationships with vendors and creating cost-efficient contracts

Requirements

Proven experience as IT director or similar role

Experience in analysis, implementation and evaluation of IT systems and their specifications

Sound understanding of computer systems (hardware/software), networks etc.

Experience in controlling information technology budget

Excellent organizational and leadership skills

Outstanding communication abilities

BSc/BA in computer science, engineering or relevant field; MSc/MA will be a plus

INTERESTED APPLICANTS SHOULD SEND THEIR CVs TO or Call 08116501459