Establishing and maintaining technical and operational requirements, researching and evaluating solutions to solve the organization’s technical challenges and working with other departments to budget and allocate funds for the organization’s technical equipment and software needs.
Ensure the streamlined operation of the IT Division is in alignment with the business objectives.
Plan, coordinate, direct, and design IT-related activities of the organization, as well as provide administrative direction and support for daily operational activities of the IT Department
Work closely with decision makers in other Divisions to identify, recommend, develop, implement, and support cost-effective technology solutions for all aspects of the organization
Define and implement IT policies, procedures, and best practices.
Generate, automate and produce operational reports and management information, adhering to defined templates and ensuring compliance with information security protocols
Works with top management to forecast needs, formulate plans and ensure adequate Information Technology resources are available to meet department needs.
Prepares annual budget for Division and provides support information for technology-related budget requests for the organization
Develops forecast for hardware/ software/ application development directions over a two-year planning horizon
Monitors performance and capacities of the network and computer systems and planning and budgeting for necessary system upgrades.
Provides technical leadership and direction in ensuring the successful integration of new methods and technologies with existing systems.