Chief Information Officer

Also known as Chief Technology Officer.
Plans, organises, directs, controls and coordinates the ICT strategies, plans and operations of an organisation to ensure the ICT infrastructure supports the organisation's overall operations and priorities.
Training time 1 year
Average pay $135,700
Employment prospects Moderate
Employment size 1,500

What does a Chief Information Officer do?

  • analysing information needs and specifying technology to meet those needs
  • formulating and directing information and communication technology (ICT) strategies, policies and plans
  • directing the selection and installation of ICT resources and the provision of user training
  • directing ICT operations and setting priorities between system developments, maintenance and operations

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Graduate Certificate in Information Technology and Strategic Management
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