Broadly, the objective of the role of the Head of IT is to cultivate an environment that attracts, deploys and retains the human and other resources required to effectively develop, deliver and support IT offerings that will provide value to the company’s employees and customers, while meeting the business strategy and goals for profitable growth.
Reporting to the General Manager, the Head of IT will have overall responsibility for developing and implementing the company’s technology strategy, building the strength of the IT organization and leading day-
to-day execution, ensuring alignment of IT activities and initiatives with the company’s business strategy. This position is critical in driving overall process and technology efficiency and standardization across the company’s locations.
The Head of IT will also be responsible for providing leadership in all activities related to the development and delivery of the firm’ web and mobile offering from definition and specification through design, release, enhancement, quality assurance, implementation and support.
The successful candidate will hire, develop and lead a team of approximately 10 experienced and highly capable individuals who are characterized by their loyalty, creativity and commitment to delivering a best in class’ IT Services and support.