Our client, an Irish Headquartered PLC, has a strong history of consistent profitable growth with >€1Bn Net Revenue, 8K+ employees working across c30 countries, and with c85% of group Revenues currently being generated in North America and the U.K.
The company is a highly acquisitive services business having completed 20+ acquisitions over the past 9 years with significant growth ambitions ahead and an excellent Executive Management team in place.
As appointee to the #1 IT leadership position in a dynamic International PLC, the Group Head of Information Technology will lead the technology strategy, execution, security and IT operations for the Group. Through the leadership of a global team of senior IT professionals, the Group Head of Information Technology will ensure execution of IT strategy for a diverse portfolio of businesses within the group, ensuring partnership with key stakeholders.
The role would suit a commercially minded executive with international/global exposure who is a self-starter who takes the initiative and has the ability to grow. The key for the Group Head of Information Technology requirement is strong technical skills coupled with excellent emotional intelligence to build effective relationships with Executives across a group that offers a disparate set of services.
- Graduate in Computer Science, Programming, Engineering or a related field;
- MBA or other post graduate qualification a plus.