472 N. McLean Blvd., 2nd Floor Elgin, IL 60123-3274
Vice President of Information Technology
The VP of IT will be responsible for setting the strategic technological direction for the company; ensuring the delivery of 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 organization itself is a large multi-site specialty healthcare practice. The person stepping into this role should have experience in a multi-site healthcare group.
Reporting to the Chief Executive Officer, the VP of IT will lead a team. As a member of the executive team, the VP of IT will partner with the CEO, the management team, and operating leaders in managing the company’s ongoing evolution and growth. This VP of IT will ensure that the company is a technology leader in its space delivering differentiated value to internal and external stakeholders.
The company is undergoing significant growth and has plans for future acquisitions. It will be critical for the VP 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 VP of IT will be responsible for developing plans, policies and standards for acquiring, implementing and operating IT systems and other technology assets.
Additional responsibilities will include the following:
QUALIFICATIONS: Qualified candidates must have the following:
EDUCATION: An undergraduate technical degree in computer science, engineering, mathematics or similar is required. An MBA would significantly enhance the candidate’s qualifications.