FULL-TIME ROLE: Digital Strategy Agency seeks a Technology Development Director (£80,000 - £90,000 PA + 30%)

Project status
Project posted
20th June 2014
Project duration (approx.)
365.0 Days
Budget (approx.)
£300.83 / day
Industry
Accounting , Information Technology & Services , Management Consulting
Area of expertise
Information Technology , Marketing & PR , Operations , Product Development , Programme / Project Management , Strategy , Non Executive Director
Consultant location
On-site
Location

Background & Objectives

Our client is a innovative pioneer in on-line research, strategy and activation for some of the world's largest brands. They are a data driven advisory firm that create strategies that drive business from the ground up, starting with data.Truly an exciting business to be a part of, experience double digit growth last year and are on track for the same this year.Defining our technology strategy and leading operationally, the Technical Director will create, implement and maintain improved methods, processes, systems and structures to ensure that technology remains at the core of Our clients’ genetic code, and that its deployment supports the company's business goals.  They will be responsible for leading the development team, whilst educating the wider company on the implementation of improved technical policy, methods and best practices. The highest-quality delivery of client project work will be a personal objective, in tandem with an inherent desire to invent, innovate and design, building upon Our clients’ own products and proprietary technologies. They are looking for a Technology/Development Director with either Tier 1 or 2 Consultancy background, or perhaps a senior director/partner from a good boutique consultancy, you could come from one of the large outsourced IT providors or even the IT Vendors.You will head up the Technology/Development division, you will be responsible for building and developing this team into a well oiled machine capable of pushing the clients business to new levels. There is lots of career progression opportunity here as the business is growing so aggressively.Basic Salary = £80,000 - £90,000 with a 30% Bonus too! (flexible for the right person)They are based in central London and the role will involve some travel to their clients sites occasionally.You must be passionate about Digital, they are looking for intelligent people who will really fit in with the culture of their business. You must have gravitas and ideally 3-5 years minimum consultancy leadership experience and definitely need to have a technical IT Background to be considered. A Technical Director will need to possess a thorough hands-on understanding of web, mobile, and social technology platforms, including APIs, development frameworks, content management systems and multiple programming languages, with particular focus given to open source technologies.A keen interest in the aesthetic, perhaps with hands-on design experience, would be a welcome bonus.  Particularly in the fields of information design and visualisation of complex data.A creative and inquisitive mind, proven by a body of work that demonstrates innovation and originality combined with a history of leading and mentoring a team of highly talented developers and engineers.They would be interested in people from any Tier1 or Tier2 consultancy firmAny of the big tech consultanciesAny of the consulting arms of the big 4 audit firmsMinimum Requirements:Strong Technology BackgroundVery technically minded individualDegree or MBA idealPassion for digitalConsultancy experienceLeading Projects and teamsCommutable to LondonProject management experience

Key deliverables

Consultant requirements

Requirement: Strong Technology Background

Desired response: Yes

Requirement: Very technically minded individual

Desired response: Yes

Requirement: Degree or MBA ideal

Desired response: Yes

Requirement: Passion for digital

Desired response: Yes

Requirement: Consultancy experience

Desired response: Yes

Requirement: Leading Projects and teams

Desired response: Yes

Requirement: Commutable to London

Desired response: Yes

Requirement: Project management experience
Desired response: Yes

Available actions

You must have an account to be able to apply for projects.

Register as a consultant

Already have an account? Log in


Looking for a consultant?

Post a project and have consultants apply

Post a project

About Talmix

Talmix is an online market place for consultants to connect with clients for projects such as market research, due diligence, competitive analysis, strategic business planning, and organisational reviews.

  • 25,000+ consultants
  • 150+ countries
  • 100+ sectors
Why Talmix >
Top