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IT/Finance Manager in Columbus at Vaco

Date Posted: 3/11/2019

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Job Description

The Manager will provide direction and guidance to their business partners to enable the best information technology (IT) solutions that meet the business needs. The position bridges the gap between business partners and technology solution providers. The IT Manager must be proficient in technology environments as well as the business function he/she supports. The role is responsible for partnering with line of business leaders and key stakeholders to align technology products and services to optimize the value IT delivers and to accomplish the business strategy.

Essential Functions/Primary Responsibilities:

Builds and maintains strong relationships with business partners and acts as a liaison between information services teams and the business partner

Supports business transformation and drives continuous improvement

Provides education to new partners with regard to IT service offerings

Defines, prioritizes, and sponsors program and project initiatives

Gathers high-level business requirements and defines scope during initial discovery

Leads in the development of business cases requiring IT-based solutions

Maintains up-to-date awareness of the current and future directions of the industry and associated technologies and works with stakeholders to recommend implementations of new/upgraded systems and technologies

Combines knowledge of multiple technology areas with knowledge of the targeted business function

Maintains knowledge of multiple business functions and initiatives to identify where conflicts/synergies exist and leads in the effort to maximize the solution

Tracks ROI for business initiatives including cost, benefits, and risk

Coaches and mentors staff and managers under the direct report

Works on highly complex business issues that have significant impact to the enterprise, and across enterprise processes and functions

Maintains and controls project budgets, schedules, and resources

May be responsible for projects, including project planning, resource allocation, steering committee presentations, and team organizational structure management

Manages integration of packaged solution into enterprise technical architecture and business environment

Responsible for ensuring the projects can deliver the benefits outlined in the business case and that it meets the reasonable expectations of the end users

Responsible for procurement of package related hardware, software and services


Experience with Payroll Systems, HRIS, Applicant Tracking Systems, Financial Apps, Supply Chain Apps

SAP knowledge, does not need implementation experience

Must understand variable costs, etc…

Working with CIO, VPs, Directors as well as manufacturing staff