• Direct Placement
  • Houston TX

Website decideconsultng Are you an accomplished and collaborative IT executive with a history of strong and innovative leadership, able to work with all levels of the organization? If you are looking for a challenging role where you will set the direction of IT for a 100 million-dollar company then we have the job for you. The VP Information Technology will not only oversee the use

Are you an accomplished and collaborative IT executive with a history of strong and innovative leadership, able to work with all levels of the organization? If you are looking for a challenging role where you will set the direction of IT for a 100 million-dollar company then we have the job for you. The VP Information Technology will not only oversee the use of information technology, but will devise the company's IT strategy and ensure that all systems necessary to support its operations and objectives are in place.  The ideal candidate will possess the ability to energize, influence, and build accountability through effective communication and the fostering of productive, supportive working relationships throughout all levels of the organization.  He/she will possess proven skills in effective IT control environment, vendor/contractor negotiation, possess strong financial acumen, project management, leadership and communication skills. 
Responsibilities

  • Set the mission, vision, and strategy for the IT department and subsequent goals and objectives
  • Meet with Exec's across all lines of business to ensure that IT is in alignment with the organization's goals and directions
  • Select and implement suitable technology to streamline all internal operations and help optimize their strategic benefits
  • Oversee systems and platforms to improve customer experience and ensure optimal performance
  • Initiate an IT and Security Audit to identify needs moving forward
  • Establish and lead IT governance, utilizing industry standard frameworks such as the COBIT & ITIL
  • Direct and organize IT-related projects
  • Provide guidance to IT professionals and other staff within the organization to include cross training and individual development
  • Approve purchases of equipment and software and establish partnerships with IT providers
  • Monitor advancements in technology to Client ways the company can gain competitive advantage
  • Analyze the costs, value and risks of information technology to advise management and suggest actions

Requirements

  • Excellent knowledge of IT systems and infrastructure including JD Edwards or other ERP platforms
  • Strong internal control background in a public company environment
  • Proven experience as VPIT or equivalent leadership role
  • Demonstrated experience in an organization that has undergone extensive operational transformation
  • Background in designing and developing IT systems and optimizing technology
  • Applications development background
  • Solid understanding of data analysis, budgeting and business operations
  • Superior analytical and problem-solving capabilities
  • A strong roll-up-your-sleeves mentality
  • A strong strategic and business mindset
  • Excellent organizational and leadership skills
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal abilities
  • Bachelor's Degree in computer science or relevant field; Master's Degree desired

 
Decide Consulting is a premiere IT Staffing and recruiting firm located in Houston, TX. We have been serving our technology clients since 2004. Our technology-based management and disruptive processes provide a higher level of service to our candidates and clients. Apply for this job now, submit your resume at https://decideconsulting.com/submit-resume/ or call us at 281.596.0123.
 

Recruiter: Jack Vann

Position Type: Direct Placement
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