Our client, a reputable B2B key player in the Canadian market, is looking to hire a Vice-President of IT with a solid understanding of IT operational support, infrastructure architecture, and providing direction and support for IT solutions. This individual will be well versed in current IT trends, security and risk management best practices, regulatory compliance, IT planning (short and long term), as well as budget management.
The ideal candidate will possess strong business skills, as well as an excellent ability to lead, manage and influence at all levels of the organization. The incumbent will be responsible for building, driving and executing the technology strategy and roadmap, with focus on infrastructure, technology operations and other aspects of technology services while ensuring its’ integration with the overall business strategic plans.
The Vice-President of IT will lead IT strategic and operational planning in order to achieve business goals by fostering innovation, prioritizing IT initiatives and coordinating the evaluation, deployment, and management of current and future IT systems across the organization.
Our client is looking for someone who is extremely results-oriented, highly accountable, and with a high sense of urgency in creating and maintaining competitive advantages that will enable the business to reach long term growth objectives.