Chief Technology Officer
Truly exciting opportunity to set-up the entire IT function from inception
Must have experience integrating technology in various entertainment businesses
About Our Client
A well-backed organisation with incredibly exciting plans to grow and develop into a Kingdom-wide leader in their field.
- Be the focal point within the organisation for technology innovation, determining how mainstream and emerging technologies can be used to advance the organisation's vision.
- Use your existing knowledge and experience, along with researching the tech market to explore new ways of improving customer experience within entertainment destinations through exciting innovations
- Balance innovative projects with structural, systemic initiatives to move the business forward whilst ensuring the stability and longevity of the core systems and structure.
- Build and manage a high performing IT team to deliver and support IT solutions in line with budget.
- Develop, track and control the development of annual operating and capital budgets for purchasing, staffing and operations.
- Establish a technology vision, develop the strategy and roadmap and engage the rest of the business leaders to drive the success of IT within the business.
The Successful Applicant
- Extensive IT leadership experience from an entertainment background such as theme parks, cinemas, shopping malls, etc.
- Sound knowledge of business management and a working knowledge of various emerging technologies in the entertainment space.
- Extensive experience delivering substantive technology change and evolving the maturity of the technology solutioning and delivery functions in complex environments.
- Extensive experience in setting up the technology architecture and IT infrastructure in a start-up environment.
- Proven track record and experience in developing IT policies and procedures, as well as successfully executing large-scale projects that meet the objectives of excellence in a dynamic business environment
What's on Offer
- Hugely exciting transformation-focused role providing a unique opportunity to create and build a world-class team to delivery ambitious and exciting tech plans
- Big financial backing with a strong desire to invest in exciting tech and the best people to drive the delivery and development of innovative solutions
- Opportunity to create something in your own vision where technology can play a vital role in enhancing the experience of customers
- Generous tax-free salary