Location: Lancaster, PA
Date Posted: 10-30-2017
The CIO will hold a critical senior role in the global business. The ideal candidate will be a visionary and strategic leader that will envision, build, deploy, and maintain the company’s information technology (IT) capabilities and play an integral part in the future direction and performance of the business. This represents a strategic opportunity for a values-based, dynamic, creative, hands-on IT leader who has overseen growth in a successful business.
The CIO will possess a wide range of business transformational experience and interest in evolving our strategic IT vision. They will also provide leadership for implementing and supporting strategic IT initiatives that help support and sustain business growth through exceptional operating performance, cost effectiveness, fact-based data to drive business decision-making, and efficient business processes across our global locations.
Responsibilities will include:
·         Collaborate with our executive and senior management teams to identify, recommend, develop, implement, and support cost-effective IT solutions across the global organization 
·         Provide vision, leadership, and business alignment that leads to development and implementation of strategic IT initiatives across all areas of the organization
·         Develop and manage application portfolios across all ourbusiness units
·         Work with our business leaders to establish appropriate, standardized, efficient business processes and procedures that include validation and integrity of business data across the company
·         Lead effort to identify optimal business systems and underlying IT infrastructure that will support us going forward
·         Help develop ROI analysis and sell recommended IT solutions to senior our leadership
·         Ensure predictable and reliable implementation and support plans are in place to execute chosen IT initiatives and effectively support implemented solutions
·         Ensure development of policies, procedures and standards for computer-based business systems, including but not limited to business applications, IT infrastructure, information systems security, and disaster recovery
·         Infuse a culture where data and analytics are foundational components to most business discussions and decision-making across our
·         Manage risk around our business IT systems and underlying IT infrastructure
·         Demonstrate ability to assimilate information quickly and concisely, make decisions, and act appropriately in a dynamic, fast-paced environment
·         Work with all  CIO’s to tightly manage and govern IT operational and capital expenditures
·         Help manage 3rd-party relationships and service providers engaged in the delivery of IT solutions and services across our companies 
·         Develop and ensure adherence to company IT policies, procedures, and practices
·         Thoroughly understand the go-to-market strategy, business models, sources of competitive advantage, and ultimately how the business makes money by acquiring and retaining profitable customers
Skills and experience required include the following:
·         Bachelor's degree required; MBA preferred
·         10+ years of successful information technology leadership experience in a large, multi-location, global and complex manufacturing environment
·         Demonstrated experience in architecting business solutions using a global SAP footprint – deep understanding of SAP system architecture and master data management design in a multi-plant manufacturing environment is a must
·         Proven ability to challenge, motivate and partner with an executive leadership team to foster innovation and lead change in an atmosphere of mutual respect
·         Ability to build, motivate and lead a diverse team of IT professionals
·         Experience in identifying and effectively utilizing data-based decision making to improve business performance
·         Natural, confident leader
Very competitive salary and benefits!
Great company to work for!
Full relocation package is available!
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