Chief Information Officer

Create and direct information and communications technology (ICT) strategies, plans and operations to ensure ICT infrastructure supports an organisation's overall operations and priorities.

Chief Information Officer

Chief Information Officer

Roles and responsibilities

Chief Information Officers:

  • analyse information needs and specifying technology to meet those needs
  • formulate and direct information and communication technology (ICT) strategies, policies and plans
  • direct the selection and installation of ICT resources and the provision of user training
  • direct ICT operations and set priorities between system developments, maintenance and operations
  • oversee the security of ICT systems.

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics

Chief Information Officers:

  • analyse information needs and specifying technology to meet those needs
  • formulate and direct information and communication technology (ICT) strategies, policies and plans
  • direct the selection and installation of ICT resources and the provision of user training
  • direct ICT operations and set priorities between system developments, maintenance and operations
  • oversee the security of ICT systems.

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics

Undergraduate Courses To Become

Chief Information Officer

Postgraduate Courses To Become

Chief Information Officer

Postgraduate study is not necessarily required for this occupation, but may be helpful for career advancement.

Relevant postgraduate courses include: