Chief Information Officer (#24776651) 

London, London, United Kingdom

We're looking for a candidate to fill this position in an exciting company.

Establish and conduct a periodic regional technology Governance process so that technology investments can be vetted with appropriate stakeholders and prioritization decisions made. Ensure successful operation and full availability of IT infrastructure services encompassing, network, desktop and server systems. Ensure successful operation and full availability of IT applications and business systems. Deal with external suppliers on procurement matters with a view to assessing and improving current deals across a range of areas encompassing IT hardware, AV, Printers etc. Ensure all corporate and Mediabrands global security requirements/programs/initiatives are successfully implemented and ensure SOX compliance within established controls framework and deal with auditors on at least a bi-annual basis. Work with the Security and Compliance team to ensure that Security monitoring activities and initiatives are aligned with any Data Protection Compliance obligations.
Senior level experience in technology, that includes IT leadership experience, and management of IT across a number of countries. Experience in building and maintaining strong working relationships with key stakeholders across Europe Strong project management capability, including ability to analyse, plan and execute across the entire spectrum of an IT project lifecycle Financial management and acumen – experience in building, articulating and defending the value proposition and business rationale for technology investments. Strong business analysis and requirements gathering ability Evolved understanding of the media landscape, with particular emphasis on the impact of Digital Communications vehicles on media and advertising Expert Relationship building and collaboration skill – this position requires considerable Influence and persuasion in a variety of cultural contexts Credibility and gravitas to deal with C level execs across markets Ability to assess and manage risk aggressively

Company Details

Company Name
IPG Mediabrands

Job Details

Job Location
United Kingdom