Working at MIT offers opportunities, an environment, a culture - and benefits - that just aren't found together anywhere else. If you're curious, motivated, want to be part of a unique community, and help shape the future - then take a look at this opportunity.
DIRECTOR, BUSINESS OPERATIONS , Information Systems and Technology (IS&T) , to lead IS&T's Finance, Software Asset Management, and Business Logistics teams. Will lead the department finance and sourcing, procurement, asset management, and vendor management functions into a high-performing center of excellence. As part of the IS&T senior leadership team, will play a critical role in developing, implementing, and executing key strategic initiatives and projects that will contribute to the achievement of MIT's 2020 IT Vision and play a pivotal role in supporting IS&T's associated initiatives and projects and the overall governance of IT@MIT. Will report to the VP of IS&T and supervise a finance manager, IT leaders, a business logistics specialist, financial analysts, and software asset management analysts.
REQUIRED : bachelor's degree in business, finance, or related field; at least ten years of relevant IT and business/industry work experience, with specific experience managing an IT finance, accounting, and/or operations function; experience working with agencies and/or third party vendors to negotiate contracts for work done in enterprise resourcing planning, cloud services and data centers; experience managing teams and building strategic relationships at a variety of levels; excellent oral and written communication and presentation skills; ability to motivate, influence, and drive change; demonstrated experience launching and delivering multiple projects on time and within budget; experience managing ad-hoc requests/needs while maintaining day-to-day responsibilities; and ability to interpret and ground decisions on solid analytics. Master's degree preferred. Job #17855-13
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Internal Number: 17855
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