VP of IS

FGP Tech  •  Greenville, SC

15+ years experience  •  Manufacturing / Electronics

$160K - $200K
Posted on 08/16/17 by Penn Sanders
FGP Tech
Greenville, SC
15+ years experience
Manufacturing / Electronics
$160K - $200K
Posted on 08/16/17 Penn Sanders

This is an exclusive role brought to you by FGP Tech:

FGP Tech has been retained to assist a leading global electronics manufacture in finding a VP of Information Technology.  This is a newly created role within the organization and was created due to the unprecedented growth (organically and via acquisitions).  Somehow this organization has maintained a small company feel even as they have moved beyond $1b in revenue

Day to Day:

  • Establish the roadmap and direction for a global IT department
  • Work directly with executive leadership on technology decisions and the impact to the business
  • Work on key strategic initiatives related to growth strategies and acquisitions
  • Guide efforts to implement / migrate business with regards to system-wide enterprise IT resources
  • Ensure manufacturing needs are met to limit downtime during key implementations
  • Work with parent company officers to ensure organizational and technical goals are being met
  • Consult with key end clients as needed

Required Skill Sets:

  • Bachelor’s degreerequired
  • Strong preference for someone from an international manufacturing environment
  • Experience with mergers and acquisitions (integrating acquired companies will be key)
  • Previous experience with high-growth strategies (including impact to hiring / team growth, technical needs, adoption of leading best practices, etc.)
  • Implementation of project management methodologies and installation of IT centered PMO functions
  • Experience within a SOX environment (J-SOXpreferred)
  • Previous history of leading real-time business intelligence and reporting initiatives

Bonus Skill Sets:

  • Master’s preferred
  • Japanese language skills OR background working for a Japanese organization a plus 
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