In today's digital landscape the technology function of any organisation is the ultimate enabler of any business transformation. By utilising new digital technology organisations have the opportunity to radically overhaul their target operating model, streamline processes and ultimately reduce cost.
The role of the function has now become more holistic. It needs to take into account the people and processes within its organisation to ensure the new technology systems will achieve the objectives of the business transformation.
These objectives range from automating processes to transforming the organisational design, streamlining internal back office capability, or capturing more relevant customer behaviour data to dictate how organisations engage with their customers, to meet their requirements.
The plethora of technology options available in today’s marketplace can be overwhelming. This makes it even more critical that you rightsize your technology investment correctly to get the best return on investment.
Without doubt there is demand for people who have worked in a consulting firms or systems integrator businesses. However, these individuals must be able to bridge technical expertise with commercial awareness and pragmatism, assessing the technology needs of the business while being able to manage the third party suppliers to ensure the integration goes smoothly.
They must also be able to achieve internal buy in to ensure the business seamlessly adopts the new ways of working and utilises the new technology. Bringing people on the journey and being able to demonstrate why they need to work in this new way is key.
Our specialist technology team hires across all industry sectors and supports our clients through hiring for the following:
Hiring for your technology function:
Leading and running transformation programmes: