Chief Technology Officer

Job Title: Chief Technology Officer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £140000 - £170000 per annum
REF: 100200_1528727813
Contact Name: Joe Laramee
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Job Published: 9 months ago

Job Description

Chief Technology Officer

The CTO will take over all areas of solutions, infrastructure and development oversight of all technical operations. They will be a hands-on professional who enjoys rolling up there sleeves and working with the team to achieve goals and increase customer and business engagement and satisfaction.

The CTO will be a change management expert and extremely knowledgeable about ecommerce infrastructure and operations.


  • Develop all aspects of technology for a Global Payments Management Platform
  • Be the visible point of contact for engagement within the organisation
  • Identify opportunities for growth and strategic solutions
  • Identify and recommend new technology solutions that we can implement
  • Manage IT teams, including hiring, training, evaluation, guidance and discipline
  • Develop the IT teams to meet the changing needs of users, groups and offices; new projects and technologies; and varying staff strengths
  • Develop standard operating procedures and best practices, including providing written protocols and guidance to IT staff and to end-users
  • Ensure the creation and maintenance of all written documentation, including system and user manuals, license agreements, and documentation of modifications and upgrades
  • Negotiate and administer vendor, outsourcer, and consultant contracts and service agreements

Skills required

  • A strong IT Director or CTO background
  • Ideally with a background in eCommerce / Digital
  • Broad technical understanding
  • A software Development Background
  • A flexible and pragmatic approach
  • 10+ years IT management experience
  • 5+ years' experience working with ecommerce systems