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IT Director (Westport)

Company: JobLeads
Location: Westport
Posted on: September 12, 2020

Job Description:

Sandy Hook Promise (SHP) is a non-partisan national nonprofit formed and led by several family members whose loved ones were killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School in December 2012. Based in Newtown, Connecticut, our intent is to honor all victims of gun violence by turning our tragedy into a moment of transformation by providing prevention programs that protect all children from gun violence.SHP achieves this by educating and empowering parents, schools and youth organizations with research-based mental health & wellness programs that teach adults and students how to identify, intervene and help at-risk individuals BEFORE they hurt themselves or others.Position SummaryFull-time IT Director position responsible for oversight on the support and administration of all hardware, software, and telecommunications systems, and in setting a vision for the digital ecosystem of the organization. This vision should include current and future thinking on systems implementation, as well as creating a plan to build and sustain it. The IT Director will report to the COO and will work closely with the entire SHP organization, both onsite and distributed workforce, as well as with outside IT vendors. This position requires a strategic thinker with experience in systems implementation and administration, ability to build and coach a team, Salesforce administration, and an ability to seek out and incorporate best IT practices. Additionally this position requires e xperience with business continuity practices, cybersecurity protocols, understanding of HIPAA and other data privacy laws, experience reviewing and/or negotiating contracts with vendors for the purchase of software/technology services. SHP is a rapidly growing non-profit; the IT Director will need to be flexible, quick to adapt to change and be able to manage competing tasks.Responsibilities and Duties--- Sets the vision for the digital ecosystem of an organization--- Oversee all IT operations including staff and infrastructure--- Develop, implement and evaluate IT projects in line with organizational objectives--- Liaise with all departments, determining and addressing their IT needs and requirements, including those of a distributed workforce.--- Inform leadership of technological needs and challenges experienced by SHP staff and suggest solutions--- Oversee planning and delivery of IT compliance training--- Set the vision for SalesForce implementation and use to ensure data integrity and accessibility--- Direct the effective development and delivery of networks, understanding the obstacles inherent in using systems while in the field--- Build and maintain relationships with external advisors and vendors--- Data analytics--- Oversight of all vendor platforms including our Anonymous Reporting System and Learning Management System--- Identify and eliminate vulnerabilities with strategic solutions that increase data security--- Oversee the use and reliability of voice and video technology systems, including phone system, conference calling, video conferencing, and file sharing--- Business Continuity Planning--- Oversee IT departmental finances, including budgeting and forecasting--- Develop, manage, and grow a cohesive IT teamQualificationsQualifications and Skills--- At least ten years experience in systems administration and information technology--- Alignment to Sandy Hook Promise s mission, as well to the mission and core values of equity, openness, collaboration, trust, and accountability.--- Personal qualities of humility, capacity for continuous learning and self-reflection, and a sense of humor.--- Must have discretion and ability to handle confidential information.--- Experience in a non-profit environment highly desirable--- Collaborative team-player with strong interpersonal skills and ability to independently gather, interpret, and analyze information--- Proven success in managing a team--- Strong coaching and engagement skills--- Proficiency in data analysis and metrics--- Experience with Learning Management Systems--- Experience in working with a distributed workforce preferred--- Strong communication skills, both written and verbal, with ability to communicate with both technical and non-technical colleagues--- Ability to manage and prioritize tasks and projects--- Understanding of other non-technical parts of the organization--- Financial skills including budgeting and forecasting--- Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite and Microsoft Office 365, including Teams and SharePoint--- Familiarity with current programs systems (including, but not exclusively, Metacompliance, Wufoo, Salsa, Financial Edge, Box.com, Monday.com, Zoom, GoTo Webinar, survey tools) is an assetSHP is committed to providing equal employment opportunity in all our employment programs and decisions. Discrimination in employment based on any classification protected under federal, state or local law is a violation of our policy and is illegal. Equal employment opportunity is provided to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth or related medical condition including HIV/AIDS status), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national origin, age, disability (mental, intellectual, learning, or physical), veteran status, genetic information, marital status, partnership status, tobacco usage, alien- age or citizenship status or any other prohibited factor.Associated topics: chief information officer, chief technology officer, computer network, database, etl, java, life cycle, python, security, website

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