Information Technology Leader

Location: Bruce Peninsula, ON, Canada
Date Posted: 11-13-2018
The Talent Company has been retained by a dynamic, fast growth organization to help recruit for an IT/IS leader. This opportunity is ideal for a technology leader that is experienced with scaling up an end to end enterprise technology function.
 
This individual will be a big picture thinker and provide direction on the company’s IT strategy and ensure that all necessary systems are in place to support it operational objectives.  The ideal candidate will have exceptional leadership skills, balance of both business acumen and technology experience and finally, practical knowledge of modern day technology and trends.
 
RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Create and implement a mid to long term comprehensive IT site plan.
  • Provide overall leadership, development opportunities and mentorship opportunities to team members.
  • Analyze vendors, costs, value and risks of information technology and advise corporate leadership on recommended actions.
  • Conduct an inventory of all existing technology to determine current IT assets and uses.
  • Select and implement suitable technology to streamline all internal operations and help optimize their strategic benefits.
  • Design and customize technological systems and platforms for scalability and to help improve customer experience.
  • Develop strategic plans development and deployment of company technology and infrastructure.
  • Develop and manage IT budget.
  • Analyze and assess IT systems to evaluate effectiveness and make decisions for improvement.
  • Ensure company’s technological processes and service comply with all requirements, laws, and regulations.
  • Strategize and implement technology that results in company scalability and growth.
  • Procure vendor services and purchase technology software, equipment, and accessories to support company needs.
 
REQUIREMENTS:
  • Proven experience as an Information Technology leader.
  • Experience within a startup and/or fast growth environment with proven abilities to plan, execute and maintain for an environment that is fit for purpose.
  • Eight to ten years’ experience in information technology role, or related field; five years in management or leadership role.
  • Excellent knowledge of enterprise IT systems, infrastructure and support.
  • Background in designing and developing IT Systems and planning implementation
  • Able to build strong interpersonal relationships with other senior management throughout the company.
  • An engaging leader with excellent mentoring, team building, and management skills.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • BSc/BA in information technology, computer science, management information systems or related field.
 
If you feel that you are up for this challenge to please click APPLY below. We are always grateful for referrals.
 
About The Talent Company
The Talent Company is an HR Solutions Firm. We work closely with our clients to FIND, KEEP, REWARD and TRANSITION their talent. We act as a trusted search partner for leading organizations providing customized and timely recruitment services.  For a list of our current opportunities, click here.
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