Technology Services - Senior Director, IT Strategy and Operations

Alvarez & Marsal Europe   •  

Dallas, TX

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services

  •  

15+ years

Posted 50 days ago

Our clients turn to us when they need to create a scalable, cost-effective IT function that delivers the company’s strategic vision and priorities and when they need help executing their business transformation initiatives.

Our Senior Directors lead and deliver large, complex client engagements that identify, design, and implement creative business and technology solutions for large companies.

Experience should include the following:

  • IT Transformation
  • Top down IT strategy and assessment
  • Align IT to business strategy
  • Infrastructure
  • IT advisory and interim leadership
  • IT operations
  • Solution architecture
  • IT performance improvement & cost reduction
  • IT merger and acquisition integration and divestitures
  • Carve-out / stand up of IT function

Responsibilities:

  • Provide service excellence by identifying key client business issues
  • Determine client needs by supplementing the standard assessment techniques and tools with innovative approaches
  • Evaluate and validate analysis and develop recommendations for the client in the context of the overall engagement
  • Oversee the quality of deliverables
  • Effectively manage multiple teams and day-to-day relationships to ensure exceptional performance
  • Lead in the development and presentation of proposals for business development activities

Qualifications:

  • 15+ years of professional consulting or relevant industry experience (prior big 4 consulting experience is required)
  • Oversee and manage job economics
  • Identify sales opportunities and lead the development and presentation of proposals for business development activities
  • Manage, train and direct the efforts of junior team members on all aspects work
  • Bachelor’s degree required, MBA a plus
  • Strong oral and written communication skills, including presentation skills (MS Visio, MS PowerPoint)
  • Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills with the ability to exercise mature judgment
  • Comfortable with travel up to 80%

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