Director of Information Technology - Distribution Applications
Associated Materials 30 reviews - Cuyahoga Falls, OH

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Job Description SUMMARY: Working closely with the Senior VP of Supply Center Operations, the Director of IT- Distribution Applications is responsible for leading and motivating software developers in on-time delivery of distribution applications and integration projects. This position will maintain information technology strategies by managing staff and researching and implementing strategic technology solutions.

  • Meets or exceeds the IT-related business requirements of our internal customer and creatively determines ways to meet business objectives by modifying existing or developing new information processing systems and applications.
  • Effectively establish, plan, and administer the overall policies and goals for the information technology department.
  • Fosters a continuous improvement culture to advance all areas of the business and IT.
  • Maintains organizational effectiveness and efficiency by defining, delivering, and supporting strategic plans for development and delivery of information technology services and functionality.

  • Accomplishes information technology staff results by communicating job expectations; planning, monitoring, and appraising job results; coaching, counseling, and disciplining employees; initiating, coordinating, and enforcing systems, policies, and procedures.
  • Recommends information technology strategies, policies, and procedures by evaluating organization outcomes; identifying problems; evaluating trends; anticipating requirements.
  • Directs technological research by studying organization goals, strategies, practices, and user projects.
  • Completes projects by coordinating resources and timetables with user departments.
  • Accomplishes financial objectives by forecasting requirements; preparing an annual budget; scheduling expenditures; analyzing variances; initiating corrective action.
  • Maintains quality service by establishing and enforcing organization standards.
  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; benchmarking state-of-the-art practices; participating in professional societies.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

  • Senior VP, Supply Center Operations
  • VP, Information Technology
  • IT staff
  • Internal customers

  • Degree in IT or related field with 8+ years’ experience, preferably in a distribution environment with a minimum 3 years of management experience.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to effectively manage, lead and motivate other personnel while influencing change at all levels within the organization.
  • Must be Analytical and able to synthesize complex or diverse information.
  • Ability to plan and prioritize work activities, use time efficiently.
  • Develop and implement realistic action plans.

Additional Information All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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Associated Materials is a leading manufacturer of professionally installed exterior building products.