Director Information Systems

information technology/GIS business & economic development
Posted On: Aug 14, 2019
Closing Date: Sep 11, 2019
 
DIRECTOR INFORMATION SYSTEMS
 
North Bay is a vibrant city, servicing a regional catchment area of 112,000 people, nestled between Lake Nipissing and Trout Lake. This progressive city of 52,000 residents is conveniently located just three and a half hours from major Ontario centers such as Toronto and Ottawa.
 
The Corporation of The City of North Bay is accepting applications for the position of Director Information Systems.  We are seeking a dynamic, highly motivated, experienced and strategic leader to provide leadership and strategic direction, services, policy, standards, programming and procurement for all information, communications, and technology requirements for City departments and associated service partners where applicable.
 
Key Responsibilities
 
  • Provide leadership in support of corporate strategic priorities
  • Provide information and communication technology direction Corporately and for related service partners
  • Direct and manage planning and implementation of all information and communications technology
  • Provide direction and overall coordination of all I.S. activities Corporately and for service partners
  • Preparation of Corporate I.S. capital and operating budgets
  • Liaise with service partners and industry contacts
 
The successful candidate will possess the following key qualifications:
 
  • University degree in Computer Science or acceptable equivalent combination of education and experience
  • 5 - 7 years experience in progressively responsible Information Systems positions
  • Demonstrated experience in strategic planning and implementation of IS plans
  • Demonstrated experience with business and systems process analysis
  • Demonstrated ability to build cooperative, collaborative working relationships
  • Demonstrated excellence in professionalism; judgement; confidentiality; tact and discretion
  • Strong knowledge of the current and emerging technology
  • Excellent verbal/written communication and interpersonal skills
 
Qualified individuals interested in being considered for this position are requested to submit a resume and covering letter, in confidence, no later than 4:30 p.m., Wednesday, September 11, 2019 to email,
 
 
 
While we appreciate the interest of all applicants, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
 
An Equal Opportunity Employer