CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER

CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER

Overview

Principal Connections has been appointed to recruit for the key Senior Executive post of Chief Technology Officer by a leading global FinTech company with offices in Ireland.

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Reporting to the Chief Executive, the Chief Technology Officer will be responsible for the IT strategic delivery of the organisation, managing the technical and architectural requirements in line with business growth.

Principal responsibilities inherent within this tremendous role will include: identifying, exploiting and integrating new technologies to the business to assist in driving revenue growth and the business strategy; divisional day-to-day management affairs of the IT Division; managing the company’s technical  aspects to enhance client relationships; devising the strategic direction of group IT development; budget and departmental resource management; manage multiple IT projects; and continuously support the business ambitious growth plans.

The role requires the capacity to identify and develop new opportunities as well as the ability to give experienced direction to deliver on key strategic and commercial objectives. The appointee will be responsible for empowering and developing the inherent experience that exists within the division and operate as a key member of a successful Senior Management Team.

Suitably qualified and interested candidates will be experienced in operating at a Divisional Head, CIO, CTO or IT Director level and possess a background in Software Engineering and Architecture as well as a demonstrable history of achievement in IT Development projects with a high growth organisation. In addition, candidates will be able to effectively communicate technical concepts, with strong stakeholder management and project management. 

The Chief Technology Officer will be a results orientated individual who possesses excellent IT and Engineering management experience, as well as excellent leadership, vision, organisational, interpersonal, and project management skills.

The position is Dublin based with travel throughout the EU as required.

TO APPLY

Candidates should write via e-mail, in strict confidence, to our retained executive search partners, Principal Connections, stating how they meet the above requirements, quoting reference‘Chief Technology Officer’and enclosing a detailed Curriculum Vitae for the immediate attention of:

Darren McCabe, Associate Director

Principal Connections – Irish Arm of Agilium Worldwide LLC

95 Lower Baggot Street, Dublin 2

E-mail: apply(@)principalconnections.ie

Tel: +353 (0)1 703 88 92

Web: www(.)principalconnections(.)ie

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