For more than a century, the people of Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) have transformed crops into products that serve the vital needs of a growing world. Today, we're one of the world's largest agricultural processors and food ingredient providers, with approximately 40,000 employees serving customers in hundreds of countries. With a global value chain that includes approximately 450 crop procurement locations, more than 330 food and feed ingredient manufacturing facilities, 62 innovation centers and the world's premier crop transportation network, we connect the harvest to the home, making products for food, animal feed, industrial and energy uses. Learn more at www.adm.com.
Director, Office of CIO- Erlanger, KY
This is an exempt level position.
The Office of the CIO houses many of the cross-functional business management capabilities for both our IT team and our Global Business Services team. This senior level role is a trusted partner to the Core Leadership Team for our IT and Global Business Services organizations.
This role is accountable for overall Financial Management (planning, budgeting and forecasting), annual operating plans (strategy execution and accountability cadence), and annual goalsetting (coordinating the creation of harmonized goals, cascading goals into the organization, and providing ongoing scorecard into goal execution).
Specific to the technology organization, the role manages the IT strategy (north star, strategy on a page, and the IT "story"), the IT operating model (IT capabilities), IT governance (how decisions are made), and IT performance management (how we measure our success).
This role reports to Vice President, OCIO and PMO.
15 or more years in IT and business/industry
A minimum of five to seven years of leadership responsibilities
Experience in business/industry (beyond IT), managing cross-functional teams or projects, and influencing senior-level management and key stakeholders
Exhibits ability to work both in a team environment and independently
Strong leadership capability, executing as appropriate in the areas of responsibility
Expertise in budget planning, financial management and workforce management
Broad knowledge of current and emerging technologies, technology directions, and strategic application to business needs, including the ability to differentiate between a relevant trend and hype
Ability to improve operational efficiency, service delivery and information management across the IT organization
Excellent oral and written communication skills, including the ability to explain technology solutions in business terms, establish rapport and persuade others
Able to work in a fast-paced, changing environment, and with all levels of the organization and cope with rapidly changing information
Ability to evaluate and negotiate priorities and adapt to new/evolving individual and team assignments as adjustments are needed.
Ability to effectively communicate to all levels of an organization how the project can address identified business needs and capabilities
Interact and deal effectively with all levels of employees while maintaining a professional manner; willingness and effectiveness in challenging the status-quo
Maintains a positive work environment through teamwork & conflict resolution
Expected to work occasional weekends, holidays, overtime, or a variety of shifts, when needed, to meet deadlines
Ability and willingness to travel by auto and air as needed to achieve business objectives
Bachelor's or master's degree in information services, business administration or related field, or equivalent work experience
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