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Director, Information Technology

Jobs For the Future
Boston, MA 02110
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Jobs For the Future

Jobs for the Future is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to diversity in its workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other legally protected status. Jobs for the Future requests priority referrals of Protected Veterans for this job opening, and all other externally posted company employment opportunities.

About the position:

JFF seeks a strategic and service-driven Director, Information Technology (IT) to join its team in Boston, MA or in Washington, DC. Reporting to the Chief Operating Officer (COO), the Director will ensure the organization achieves its mission through IT solutions that enable growth and scale. In partnership with the COO, the Director will set a strategic vision for the technology use across JFF and deliver on that vision through the execution of various short- and long-term IT projects.

Who you are:
  • You have at least 10 years of relevant leadership experience and a proven track record of managing IT operations teams within large, scaling and/or technologically complex environments; experience working with geographically dispersed/remote teams is strongly preferred
  • You are mission-driven and can thrive working in a growth oriented and entrepreneurial environment
  • You bring significant experience managing direct reports and teams, providing direct feedback, thought partnership, coaching and performance management to support their success, particularly during times of growth and change
  • You demonstrate an ability to translate complex IT concepts to individuals at all levels including technical and non-technical stakeholders
  • You possess keen project management skills, and experience devising and establishing IT policies and processes that support broader organizational strategies and goals
  • You have the ability to identify and implement short-term solutions that maintain stability and achieve operating improvements while evaluating long-term requirements for continuous improvement
  • You have a proven ability to integrate new technologies into existing infrastructure
  • You bring strong verbal and written communication skills
  • You have an ability to build relationships with geographically dispersed staff at all levels and demonstrate a service orientation
  • You are data driven and leverage data and analysis to effectively solve problems
  • You model inclusive leadership, working effectively with diverse staff, and stewarding an organizational culture that embraces diversity, equity, and inclusion, and an ability to apply JFFs core values to all areas of your work

To apply:

As part of your application, please include your resume and a thoughtful cover letter, addressed toBrian Douglas, outlining how your skills and experience meet the qualifications of the position.
JFF offers a competitive salary and benefits package, commensurate with experience and skills.



Posted: 2020-06-03 Expires: 2020-07-04

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