Director of Strategy and Planning (Level 1)

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General summary

This is a professional position that manages the information technology (IT) business with a small number of IT resources (typically 1-10 employees). The IT functions managed are less complex in nature than those managed by a Level 2 director. The incumbent at this level typically oversees the execution of IT plans and may contribute to IT planning on a larger scale. Effectively directs assigned area of responsibility and oversees projects ensuring alignment with organizational goals. Responsible for assisting the Chief Information Officer (CIO) with strategic planning and direction.  

Knowledge, skills & abilities

Knowledge of managerial methodologies and techniques. Knowledge of multiple IT disciplines. Knowledge of budget process. Knowledge of mentoring, coaching, and professional development of staff. Skill in decision making and overseeing teams.

Typical qualifications

Bachelor’s degree and 4-8 years of IT experience in multiple functions. (Substitutions may be allowed.)

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