This position is responsible for establishing and leading enterprise wide and cross functional strategic IT initiatives for Corporate and our multiple operating units. The position provides leadership for our IT projects. This position drives continuous improvement to business processes and business results.
The position works closely with business and technical leadership, serving as an expert resource, bringing forth opportunities to better the business and influence decisions regarding business and technical process changes.
The relative importance or seniority of this position is based on the strategic impact of the IT Initiatives assigned, the scope of the implementation and the complexity of the rollout. Some of the oversight functions of this position move to the support organization at the end of implementation (e.g., help desk, knowledge management, business consulting and training). This includes ensuring project results are of the highest caliber, with a clearly articulated scope and quantifiable business benefit/value realization.