Tastee Fried Chicken, has over the years become the outdoor caterer of first choice, serving so many reputable individuals and organizations. The desire of Mrs. Olayinka Adedayo to meet the yearnings of Nigerians, especially Lagosians for qualitative fast food service, considering her experience in Kentucky Fried Chicken, where she worked between 1978 and 1980 as a Manager, led to the diversification into fast food service with the establishment of De Tastee Fried Chicken Ltd in 1996. The coming on stream of Tastee Fried Chicken undoubtedly revolutionized the concept of fast food service in Nigeria.Job Title: Head Information Technology (HIT)Level: Head of DepartmentReporting Line: The Managing DirectorJob SummaryManagement of the Company’s IT operations and personnel for optimum output.Duties and ResponsibilitiesMaintenance of the Company IT standards and improvement of sameManagement of the Company’s IT systems (PCs, servers, software applications, p.o.s machines, website).Effective Management of the Department’s personnel to meet the Company’s requirements consistentlyInvolvement in the formulation of key company policiesBe actively involved in hiring, training and evaluation of IT personnelProvide expertise on system upgrades and necessary installations among other IT wares.Manage a secure IT system company wideInvolvement in the development of business strategiesDevelop plans and strategies to improve the Company’s IT experience.Responsible for research and development focused towards creativity and innovation that will aid management decisionSoftware implementation, data security measures or website development, evaluation and controlMonitoring the viability of processes well as IT asset performance in all branches (i.e. Tracking)Working with other departmental heads towards the attainment of the company objectivesProcurement of company fixed assetsMust be able to handle general internal and external services to ensure organizational efficiency and effectiveness.Be constantly abreast with latest technology and determine new technologies that may be integrated to foster IT optimizationManaging the affairs of the company with government agencies in relations to the IT departmentNegotiate with Vendors and contractors on IT concernsManage the financial concerns of the IT department (purchases, budgets, vetting of quotations/invoice, e.t.c.) to ensure cost optimization, before final approval.Channel the IT function to be driven towards the overall Company’s vision, working within the Company’s cultural environmentRecommending practical solutions on IT concernsReporting IT matters to the Executive ManagementAny other duties that may be assigned from time to time by the Executive Management.