Director, Information Technology

Lennox International   •  

Richardson, TX

Industry: Retail & Consumer Goods

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Not Specified years

Posted 57 days ago

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Beginning over a century ago, Lennox International has built a strong heritage of Innovation and Responsibility. Our position as an innovation leader continually inspires us to promote more efficient energy use and a healthier environment through our product operations. Our engaged and diverse workforce is committed to providing climate control solutions that provide the most value and comfort for our customers.


We are proud to have instilled a shared sense of responsibility and commitment among our approximately 10,000 employees located throughout North America, South America, Europe, Asia, and Australia.

Job Description

As Lennox continues to invest in Information Technology, the Director of IT is a value-added business partner to the Business Unit General Manager and provides IT Program and Technical leadership throughout the organization. The primary responsibility for this role is to ensure that the current IT needs and commitments are met while guiding business unit to make necessary IT investments for future growth and industry leadership. This leader is accountable to produce Multi-Generational System Plans, deliver IT projects and manage related financials. He/She is also expected to sufficiently understand the business to provide insights into key IT drivers that (will) make a business plan and strategy successful.

To support these expectations, the Director of IT must be an inspirational leader who is capable of engaging across a matrixed environment and putting the right people, process, and technology in place. He/She must be able to create a sense of urgency and use influencing skills to create vision/plans into reality.

Qualifications

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in IT or Management (or related major) required. MBA preferred.
  • Strong business acumen with a thorough understanding of manufacturing, B2B2C or distribution businesses and how value is created in these businesses
  • Successful track record as an IT Management professional in a recognized consulting or a brick-and-mortar public company
  • Verifiable record of managing multi-year, multi-location IT projects /programs as Project/Program Manager
  • Functional expertise in SAP and eCommerce ( or other digital technologies ) is required