Senior Director of Data & Technology - Alumnae Association
The Alumnae Association of Mount Holyoke College is an independent organization that serves a worldwide network of 35,000 diverse alumnae, cultivates and celebrates vibrant connections among all alumnae, fosters lifelong learning in the liberal arts tradition, and facilitates opportunities for alumnae to advance the goals and values of the College.
This position supports the mission of the Alumnae Association by leading, mentoring, motivating, and developing, if needed, the talent within the Alumnae Association's data (Alumnae Information Services [AIS]) and IT staff to achieve high performance and develop the appropriate skill sets to support the Association's current and future needs.
The Senior Director reports to the Executive Director and is responsible for all IT systems of the Association, project management and maintenance of current systems, data quality and authority, the gathering of requirements from stakeholders (end users on staff and volunteers) for improvements, developing long ranging planning and prioritization of IT functions, and implementing changes as appropriate.
The Senior Director is also responsible for ensuring coordination of the Association's IT initiatives with the Mount Holyoke College systems that are interrelated, and providing project management leadership.
Qualifications Bachelor's degree in appropriate area of IT specialization and at least 5 years of progressively higher levels of experience in the field of computing, networks, administrative and desktop systems management, including staff management and project management experience. Knowledge of best practices in higher education IT. Demonstrated experience making thoughtful and informed decisions while balancing competing IT needs in a resource-constrained environment. Past record of leadership demonstrating integrity, flexibility, collaboration and innovation. Excellent oral and written communication skills and an ability to communicate well with a range of audiences. Evidence of successful and innovative operational planning, implementation and assessment of technology initiatives.
Special Instructions to Applicants To apply for this position, please apply online at https://jobsearch.mtholyoke.edu. with cover letter, resume and contact information for three professional references.
If you have inquiries, please email Diane Stanton, Assistant to the Director at firstname.lastname@example.org
Type of position:
Computer and Information Science
Mount Holyoke College
50 College Street