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IT DIRECTOR in Toronto at The Select Group

Date Posted: 4/11/2018

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IT DIRECTOR - TORONTO

One of TSG's clients is looking for an IT Director. The IT Director will have a hands on role with application implementation as well as a managerial role ensuring all IT operations are over seen and are supporting the goals of the company. This role requires expert leadership and organizational skills.

IT DIRECTOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Developing strategic plans identifying Information Technology applications supporting business plans or creating new strategic options
  • Planning and controlling staffing and development, organization, hardware acquisitions, and facilities for the Information Technology department to ensure consistency with and support of the Company's business plans
  • Directing the design, development, and maintenance of systems, programs, and systems software to meet the Company's needs
  • Administering and controlling the information systems expense budget towards a cost-effective operation
  • Compiling and reviewing records to determine department productivity, quality of output, and cost of service; developing methods to continually improve results
  • Gaining knowledge in systems and hardware developments to ensure incorporation of new developments in future systems
  • Maintaining close contact with representatives of firms providing data processing hardware, software, and support service
  • Creating, maintaining, and enforcing written policies and procedures regarding all computer operations in the Information Technology Department and throughout the Company
  • Be a backup to existing resources
  • Performing other duties as assigned

IT DIRECTOR REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science and at least 7 years work experience in all phases of computer operations
  • 5 to 10 years of experience in managing one or more major information processing functions (operations, development, etc.) and/or advanced college training in management
  • Interpersonal skills are required to deal with personnel situations; need to persuade and sell in the liaison role with top management calls for a high degree of human relations skills
  • Considerable management skills are required to successfully perform the planning, directing, reporting and administrative responsibilities of this position
  • Comprehensive knowledge of information systems technology subjects and extensive knowledge of hardware and software with the ability to keep abreast of new technologies
  • Strong communication and analytical skills.
  • Ability to work in a high volume environment.
  • Team player who consistently shows conscientiousness and a positive attitude.
  • Results-oriented with strong accuracy while multi-tasking.



About The Select Group:

We are TSG - a fast-growing technical services firm serving the U.S. and Canada. We open doors to diversified prospective employers who respect and value your ambitions, your pursuit of a meaningful career, and your particular skill-set. We offer interview guidance, an impressive referral program, and partner with you to find work that drives you. Learn more about us in our company overview video, or visit us at http://www.selectgroup.com. Sign up to receive weekly job alerts in your inbox by joining the TSG Talent Network.

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