Chief Technology Officer

Posted 25 April 2022
Job type Permanent
DisciplineTechnology, Transformation & Consulting

Job Description

Title: Chief Technology Officer - Innovative Food-Tech Concept

Work Model: Hybrid/Remote

I am currently working with an early-stage start-up company who are in a Series A funding round. My client offers an innovative, fully automated grab-and-go food concept offering plant-based food options, with their first store due to open in London in the coming weeks.

The leadership team has vast experience and success in the food-tech market, working with the likes of Haagen Dazs, Yo! Sushi and Starbucks.

Due to their success and ambitious expansion plans, they are looking for a CTO to join their leadership team and help drive the business forward.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide strategic guidance and direction to the business on all aspects of technology
  • Lead and grow a team of software developers by coaching and instilling a sense of ownership and accountability to build market-leading applications within time and cost constraints
  • Provide a strategic approach to building infrastructure that can support frequent project deployments and maintenance
  • Provide effective and efficient solutions to fully automate the production and supply distribution processes
  • Collaborate effectively across the organization to ensure all deliverables are met
  • Outstanding communication, presenting, and organization skills

Key Requirements:

  • Have experience working in fast-paced scale-up environments
  • Have prior experience working in the food-tech/prop-tech or retail industries
  • Effectively liaise internally with the leadership team as well as external shareholders
  • Have 3+ years experience working in a managerial level position (Head of Engineering/Tech lead/Engineering manager etc.)

Key Benefits:

  • Competitive Salary and package
  • Flexible working
  • The opportunity to work directly alongside a leadership team with vast experience and success in the market
  • The opportunity to work as part of an innovative product with plans to disrupt the industry