472 N. McLean Blvd., 2nd Floor Elgin, IL 60123-3274
Vice President of Information Technology
I am working with a manufacturing organization that is seeking a Vice President of Information Technology.
The Director of IT is a new position to the company, and will be responsible for leading the strategic and tactical technological direction for the Company; ensuring the delivery of focused transaction processing systems that will enable the growth of the company while driving down costs through the use of contemporary hardware/virtual strategies and maintaining a stable, high availability environment. This role will require an executive who is capable of forming a strategic vision for a unified and integrated IT department and bringing it into reality in a timely manner. The first key project will be to work with Project Managers to lead the design and implementation of a new ERP system and serving as the company system expert while also developing functional area super users.
Reporting to the CFO/CEO (TBD), the Dir of IT will lead and develop a geographically dispersed team of ERP users and will be responsible for ERP system integrations on newly acquired companies. . As a member of the management team, the Dir of IT will partner with the CFO, the management team, and operating leaders in managing the company’s ongoing evolution and growth. This Dir of IT will ensure that the company is a technology leader in its space delivering differentiated value to internal and external stakeholders alike.
This organization has plans for future acquisitions. It will be critical for the Dir of IT to inform the company’s short and long-term strategies, ensuring that all IT offerings are working in synergy with the overarching business planning and objectives. He/she must manage the technical vision of the company and lead the implementation of that vision by continuing to build a well-defined technical plan that is both achievable and growth-oriented. In addition, the Dir of IT will be responsible for developing plans, policies and standards for acquiring, implementing and operating IT systems and other technology assets.
Responsibilities will include the following:
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