VP of IT in Chattanooga

Posted:
Location
Chattanooga, Tennessee
Opportunity Type
Permanent
Salary
US$ 115,000 - US$ 120,000 per year
Reference number
442665
Contact
Nick Wilkins, Tatum Executive Services
Phone
312-499-4365
Apply now

Opportunity Description

job summary:

Tatum's client, a large, publicly traded transportation company in Chattanooga, TN, is looking for a strong, hands-on Vice President of IT to join the company to lead the IT function, updating systems and work flows, as well as improve risk management and overall the overall technology function of the $1.7B company.

 
location: Chattanooga, Tennessee
job type: Permanent
salary: $115,000 - 120,000 per year
work hours: 9 to 5
education: Bachelor's degree
experience: 15 Years
 
responsibilities:

As the Vice President of IT, daily responsibilities will include: leading the IT department (75 members), assessing, upgrading, implementing, and streamlining proprietary systems, as well as leading IT strategic and operational planning to achieve company goals by fostering innovation, prioritizing IT initiatives, and coordinating the evaluation, deployment, security, functionality and management of current and future IT systems across the organization.

 
qualifications:

Required Criteria:

  • Minimum of 15 years of proven experience leading company-wide information management and strategies and operations
  • Experience leading a large, publicly traded, $1.7billion dollar (or similar) organization from a technical perspective
  • Previous experience in public company with internal control
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite
  • Excellent knowledge of IT systems and infrastructure
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong organizational, strategic and business, and communication and interpersonal skills

Preferred Criteria:

  • Able to travel or relocate to Chattanooga, TN
  • Previous experience in the Transportation industry
  • Masters Degree
  • Leadership ability to work with the existing Accounting and Finance team

This is an exciting opportunity for someone that is not afraid to jump into a fast-paced, evolving organization that will have direct influence on the future success of the company.

We are interested in speaking with you about this opportunity. To be considered, please reach out to Nick Wilkins (nick.wilkins@tatum-us.com) at Tatum.

 
skills: $1 - 2 billion

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

Skills

$1 - 2 billion

Qualification

Required Criteria:

  • Minimum of 15 years of proven experience leading company-wide information management and strategies and operations

  • Experience leading a large, publicly traded, $1.7billion dollar (or similar) organization from a technical perspective

  • Previous experience in public company with internal control

  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite

  • Excellent knowledge of IT systems and infrastructure

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Strong organizational, strategic and business, and communication and interpersonal skills

Preferred Criteria:

  • Able to travel or relocate to Chattanooga, TN

  • Previous experience in the Transportation industry

  • Masters Degree

  • Leadership ability to work with the existing Accounting and Finance team

This is an exciting opportunity for someone that is not afraid to jump into a fast-paced, evolving organization that will have direct influence on the future success of the company.

We are interested in speaking with you about this opportunity. To be considered, please reach out to Nick Wilkins (nick.wilkins@tatum-us.com) at Tatum.

Apply now