CTO (Enterprise Software Solution - Logistics)

Taipei City Permanent
  • With strong autonomy to develop digital solutions to transform the market!
  • Join a solution company with strong purpose and vision, and be the change!

About Our Client

Clinet Background: My client initially established as a traditional logistics provider, offering services such as transportation, warehousing, and supply chain management. However, as the industry evolved and digitalization became increasingly important, the company recognized the need for a strategic shift towards software-driven solutions.

They then embarked on a business transformation journey to integrate traditional logistics solutions, technology and software solutions into its core operations. This transformation involved several key aspects:

  • Digital Platforms
  • Data Analytics
  • IoT and Telematics
  • Customer Portals
  • Predictive Analytics
  • Supply Chain Collaboration
  • Sustainability Initiatives

Job Description

We are seeking a visionary and strategic Chief Technology Officer (CTO) to lead the technology and digital transformation efforts. As the CTO, you will play a pivotal role in shaping our technology strategy, driving innovation, and ensuring the successful implementation of software solutions to meet our evolving business needs.

Key Responsibilities:

Technology Strategy: Develop and execute a comprehensive technology strategy aligned with the company's business goals and transformation objectives.

Software Solutions: Lead the identification, evaluation, and adoption of software solutions that will drive efficiency, enhance customer experiences, and enable data-driven decision-making.

Team Leadership: Build and manage a high-performing technology team, fostering a culture of collaboration, innovation, and continuous learning.

Innovation: Stay abreast of emerging technologies and industry trends, and champion innovation within the organization.

Digital Platforms: Oversee the development and maintenance of digital platforms and applications that support logistics operations and customer engagement.

Data Analytics: Drive the use of data analytics and business intelligence tools to extract insights and inform strategic decisions.

Vendor Relationships: Manage relationships with technology vendors and partners, negotiating contracts and ensuring service levels are met.

Cross-functional Collaboration: Collaborate with other departments, including operations, sales, and customer service, to ensure technology solutions align with overall business objectives.

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field (Master's degree preferred).
  • Proven track record (10-15 year experience) of leading technology transformation efforts in a logistics or related industry (can be other industries with complex ERP model).
  • 8+ years experience in leadership and team-building skills with a focus on fostering innovation.
  • Experience in evaluating, selecting, and implementing software solutions.
  • In-depth knowledge of data analytics, cybersecurity, and information security best practices.
  • Exceptional strategic thinking, problem-solving, and decision-making abilities.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a cross-functional environment.
  • Familiarity with sustainability initiatives and their integration into technology solutions is a plus.

What's on Offer

  • Innovation and Technology Leadership: Work with cutting-edge technology and software solutions at the forefront of logistics innovation.
  • Career Growth and Development: Access continuous learning and development programs to advance your skills and career.
  • Collaborative Work Environment: Thrive in a diverse and inclusive workplace culture that encourages knowledge sharing and teamwork.
  • Impactful Work: Contribute to solving real-world logistics challenges and making a positive impact on businesses and the environment.
  • Opportunities for Advancement: Find clear paths for career advancement within a structured career progression.
  • Global Reach: Work on international projects and gain exposure to diverse markets and cultures.
Contact
Will Lin
Quote job ref
JN-092023-6180547
Phone number
+886 2 8729 8275

Job summary

Job function
IT
Specialisation
IT Management
What is your area of specialisation?
Transport & Distribution
Location
Taipei City
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Will Lin
Consultant phone
+886 2 8729 8275
Job Reference
JN-092023-6180547

Diversity & Inclusion at Michael Page

We don't just accept difference - we celebrate it. We encourage applicants from all backgrounds to apply for this role and are committed to building inclusive, diverse workplaces where everyone can thrive. If you require any support or reasonable adjustments during the recruitment process, please let us know.