BC Local Government Job Posting Service
Corporate Strategic Services
Information Services Director
Join our team to help build a city of the future!
Are you ready to lead a dynamic and forward-thinking IT department? As the Information Services Director, you are in a key leadership role with organization and community-wide impact. You will establish the strategic digital direction for the city and develop strong teams and relationships to execute the vision. You have significant experience in the analysis and design of large, complex technical environments and business applications with the user experience top of mind.
A key and evolving role is the transformation of local government through Intelligent City initiatives including open data, internet of things, artificial intelligence, cloud computing, data analytics, GIS and digital service delivery. The City has a strong foundation of staff, systems, networks including dark fibre, and strategy to build upon. You are well equipped to meet the rapidly changing landscape and to deliver services that add value for our citizens, City Council and staff.
A proven influential leader with thorough knowledge of technology & trends, with excellent communication, teambuilding, and interpersonal skills to effectively manage staff and build strong working relationships & partnerships with both internal and external stakeholders to advance corporate and council priorities.
You hold a Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science and I.S. management experience leading and delivering technology plans, projects and solutions, preferably with a background in the municipal sector.
We offer career/professional development, progressive employment practices, flexibility and a great work environment. The exempt salary range is $120,900 to $135,000 with a fully paid, comprehensive benefits plan, one of Canada’s top pensions, and Earned Day Off & Wellness programs for your work/life balance.
Location: Kelowna, BC
Region: Okanagan Valley / Similkameen
Professional Categories: Information Technology
Posted: February 12, 2020, 3:06 pm
Expires: March 8, 2020, 4:30 pm