We are looking for an experienced IT Director to oversee all IT (Information Technology) functions in our company. You will be in charge of a team of IT professionals and manage the company's technology operations and the implementation of new IT systems and policies.
This individual will have a solid technical background while able to manage and motivate people. The ideal candidate will be experienced in creating and implementing IT policies and systems that will meet the company's objectives.
The goal is to ensure IT systems and people are effective and functioning within the limits of budget, time and specifications of the company.
Oversee all technology operations (e.g. network security) and evaluate them according to established goals
Devise and establish IT policies and systems to support the implementation of strategies set by upper management
Analyze the business requirements of all departments to determine their technology needs
Purchase efficient and cost-effective technological equipment and software
Inspect the use of technological equipment and software to ensure functionality and efficiency
Ensuring clarity around priorities and goals for the entire functional area
Providing guidance to direct reports
Approving hiring and firing requests within the group in conjunction with HR
Guiding the talent identification and development processes for a group or function
Working across functions with peers in other groups to ensure collaboration for shared goals
Control budget and report on expenditure
Assist in building relationships with vendors and creating cost-efficient contracts
Interacting with senior management for reporting
Working with senior management and other peers for strategy development and execution planning
Develop, test and deploy customizations, custom objects, third party tools / applications and new NetSuite functionality based on evolving business needs
Design, implement, and maintain configurations and customizations of NetSuite to meet evolving needs
Design, implement, and maintain 3rd party software connections to NetSuite to support various business needs
Develop, document and implement policies, procedures and guidelines to ensure data integrity, change protocols, customization, usage etc.
Identify, evaluate and recommend other key technologies required to support and improve the business process centered on the NetSuite platform
Responsible for the change management and release process of NetSuite
Provide a quality and timely communication regarding system status
Proven experience as IT director in a Manufacturing environment
Experience in Managed Services (infrastructure and endpoint management)
Experience in analysis, implementation and evaluation of IT systems and their specifications
Sound understanding of computer systems (hardware/software), networks etc.
Experience in controlling information technology budget
Excellent organizational and leadership skills
Outstanding communication abilities
Minimum of 5+ years of hands on experience with ERP administration, configuration, and 3rd party integrations in complex environments, including experience with NetSuite
Administrator-level knowledge of roles, permissions, custom objects, scripting, workflows, reports and
Working knowledge of SuiteScript 1.0 & 2.0 / WebServices, OneWorld, SQL, CSV imports, user provisioning, defining roles, analytics and scheduling scripts.
Strong data analytics, reporting and database experience (SQL and NetSuite preferred)
Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint
Basic Data Analysis with Excel (v-lookups, pivot tables)
A strong understanding of business processes and requirements
Project management, system implementation and system integration experience
Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Ability to work independently with minimal guidance
Ability to work collaboratively with cross-functional teams
BSc/BA in computer science, engineering or relevant field; MSc/MA will be a plus