Chief Innovation Officer

Mazars in Nigeria is seeking experienced professionals for the following position:

Chief Innovation Officer

Job description

You will be working on a range of tasks, which will include:

  • Develop and implement a company-wide innovation strategy.
  • Identify new business opportunities and areas for growth.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams and stakeholders to drive innovation throughout the organization.
  • Stay current on industry trends and emerging technologies to drive innovation.
  • Build and lead a high-performing innovation team.
  • Measure and report on the impact of innovation initiatives.
  • Lead feasibility studies, prototype development, and implementation of new ideas.
  • Provide visionary leadership in product development, process improvement, and organizational change initiatives.
  • Manage the progress of innovative projects to ensure successful outcomes.
  • Possess strong analytical and problem-solving skills in a fast-paced environment.
  • Encourage an innovative culture and foster out-of-the-box thinking.

Desired skills

  • Experience in product development, strategic thinking, and project management.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
  • Ability to think outside the box.

Desired Qualifications

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification: A PMP certification demonstrates your mastery of project management principles and your ability to effectively lead innovation projects.
  • Certified Innovation Professional (CIP): The CIP certification is a comprehensive certification program specifically for innovation professionals, and it covers topics such as design thinking, innovation methodologies, and leadership.
  • Certified ScrumMaster (CSM): The CSM certification is specific to the Scrum framework, a popular Agile methodology that is commonly used in innovation projects.

How to apply

Send your CV and Cover letter to