Chief Information Officer (CIO) at Hobark International Limited

Hobark International Limited is the parent company of the Hobark group operating in the oil and gas industry. The company was incorporated in 1998, starting as a staffing agency based in Port Harcourt. Currently we have offices in 4 countries with our head office in Lagos.We are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Chief Information Officer (CIO)Job DescriptionStrategy & Planning:Participate in strategic and operational governance processes as a member of the senior management team;Lead IT strategic and operational planning to achieve business goals by fostering innovation, prioritizing IT initiatives, and coordinating the evaluation, deployment, and management of current and future IT systems;Develop and maintain an appropriate IT organizational structure that supports the needs ofthe business;Establish IT departmental goals, objectives, and operating procedures;Identify opportunities for the appropriate and cost-effective investment of financial resources in IT systems and resources, including staffing, sourcing, purchasing, and in-house development;Assess and communicate risks associated with IT investments;Develop, track, and control the IT annual operating and capital budgets;Develop business case justifications and cost/benefit analyses for IT spending and initiatives;Direct development and execution of an enterprise-wide disaster recovery and business continuity plan;Assess and make recommendations on the improvement or re-engineering of the IT organization.Acquisition & Deployment:Coordinate/facilitate stakeholder consultation defining new technology business/systems requirements;Create cost-benefit analysis and support detailed definition of data requirements and departmental workflows;Approve, prioritize, and control projects related to selection and development etc of major information systems;Participate in vendor contract negotiations for IT equipment/software purchases;Review hardware/software acquisition and maintenance contracts to capitalize on economies of scale 

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