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Job in a Reputable Financial Institution for Head of I.T


New Usual Limited – Our client, a reputable Financial institution, is recruiting suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below:

Job Title: Head of I.T

Location: Lagos 

Job Description

  • A reputable Financial institution seeks to hire an experienced Head of I.T to oversee all I.T (Information Technology) functions in the organization.
  • You will be in charge of a team of I.T managers and manage the company’s technology operations and the implementation of new I.T systems and policies.

The responsibilities will include:

  • Overseeing all technology operations and evaluating them according to established goals
  • Devising and establishing IT policies and systems to support the implementation of strategies set by upper management
  • Analyzing the business requirements of all departments to determine their technology needs
  • Purchasing efficient and cost effective technological equipment and software
  • Inspecting the use of technological equipment and software to ensure functionality and efficiency
  • Identifying the need for upgrades, configurations or new systems and report to upper management
  • Coordinating IT managers and supervise computer scientists, technicians and other professionals to provide guidance
  • Controlling budget and report on expenditure
  • Assist in building relationships with vendors and creating cost-efficient contracts


  • B.Sc/B.A in Computer Science, Engineering or relevant field. M.Sc/M.A will be a plus
  • Excellent organizational and leadership skills
  • Proven experience as head of I.T or similar role
  • Experience in controlling information technology budget
  • Experience in analysis, implementation and evaluation of IT systems and their specifications
  • Sound understanding of computer systems (hardware/software), networks etc.
  • Excellent communication abilities
  • The applicant must be very knowledgeable in I.T and computer systems.
  • He/She must possess a solid technical background and able to manage and motivate people
RELATED:  Ongoing Recruitment at New Usual Limited, 28th Dec., 2018

Deadline: 12th May, 2017.

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV’s to: adedeji.adeyemi@newusual.com


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