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The County of DuPage
Wheaton, Illinois

Employment Opportunity: Information Technology

Title: Deputy Chief Information Officer

Posting No.: 2049

Closing Date: Until Filled

Department: Information Technology

Hours: Full-Time: Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Salary: $110,000-$120,000 annually

Responsibilities include:
•    Supervises and provides direction to managers in the area of department goals, proposed and on-going projects, daily operations and staff
•    Works to achieve department’s goals to establish, develop, improve and maintain management information processing systems
•    Manages the County IT Department Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Team
•    Coordinates information technology functions with all county departments and outside agencies
•    Ensures department requests for support and services are provided in a timely manner
•    Functions as the liaison for several elected officials on more complex projects
•    Identifies and resolves employee relations and performance issues
•    Establishes and maintains a professional work environment while providing appropriate leadership and direction
•    Promotes positive morale, creativity and teamwork among staff
•    Evaluates employee performance and sets clear goals and expectations
•    Maintains relationship with outside vendors and assures compliance within the contracts
•    Prepares timelines and allocates staff for department priorities
•    Assists with the preparation of the department’s budgets that enable the department to meet its objectives
•    Manages the Department’s budget process and ensures that the department functions within budget appropriations
•    Prepares bids and specification for purchases according to County procurement procedures
•    Establishes priorities, production control and work procedures for the department

Requirements include the following experience or equivalent combination of training and experience:
•    Completion of a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or related field with eight (8) years of progressively responsible experience in information technology, including five years at a management level with staffing and budgeting responsibilities

The preferred candidate will have:
•    Knowledge of ERP Systems – Infor/Lawson preferred
•    Ability to manage vendors
•    RFP creation and system selection processes
•    Budget procedures and processes

A pre-employment background check is required.

Applications accepted until position is filled.

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DuPage County is an Equal Opportunity Employer