CIO (Chief Information Officer) Job Profile

A CIO, or Chief Information Officer, is the person who handles all of a company’s computer systems and information technology. Their day to day tasks includes assessing current processes, recommending software upgrades and directing the executive team on the best processes to use.

In order to be successful in this field, a CIO needs to have in-depth knowledge of the current and future trends in the IT field and be highly analytical. 

CIO (Chief Information Officer) Job Requirements

To become a CIO you need to have:

A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or other relevant fields

A minimum of 5-10 year’s experience in data management and information technology

Strategic Planning and a clear Vision

Ability to build strong cohesive teams able to deliver technical and organisational change

A good understanding of technologies available to enable the organisational goals.

A highly analytical mind set with superb problem-solving skills

Outstanding communication and presentation skills

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