Chief Technology Officer Jobs Specialisation Accounting Jobs Construction Jobs Human Resources Jobs Marketing, Communications and Digital Jobs Office Support Jobs Technology Jobs A Chief Technology Officer (CTO) is an IT professional responsible for providing leadership for all technology-related aspects of a business. They will be capable of making important and complex technology decisions that will impact the performance of a business and help reach their goals. As a Chief Technology Officer your responsibilities will include, but are not limited to: Creating both short and long term strategies for the implementation and usage of technology within the company. Devise goals and objectives for future research and development efforts. Make all executive decisions relating to any technological requirements. Analyse technology performance metrics and develop plans for improvements accordingly. Lead and mentor team members. Overseeing technology budgets. Actively staying up to date with developments and trends within the technology industry. Understanding and adhering to technological regulatory standards. Work collaboratively within the organisation with teams such as Marketing and Business Development to ensure business goals are being met. Opportunity for career advancement A Chief Technology Officer is a high-level managerial role. Therefore a CTO can expect a highly competitive salary as well as an environment where skills and connections can be developed. Chief Technology Officer job requirements: A Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field. Proven 8 years working in a technological role with at least 5 years working at a managerial capacity Excellent leadership and team management skills. Excellent project management skills. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Extensive knowledge of technological trends.