Director Information Technology
Vestcor has a full-time position available for a Director Information Technology.
Located in Fredericton, Vestcor is the largest in-house investment manager in Atlantic Canada providing global investment management services to nine different client groups representing approximately $18.5 billion in assets under management. We also provide administration services to eleven pension plans and four employee benefit plans.
Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer, the Director Information Technology (IT) has overall responsibility for the strategic direction and coordination of the information technology requirements and systems of the corporation. The Director IT will establish IT strategy, identify opportunities for continuous improvement and promote strong internal controls and efficiency while steering project management, applications development, network infrastructure and help desk resources with a department of 11 employees.
As the ideal candidate, you possess a university degree, with a graduate degree preferred, in Business Administration, Computer Sciences or a related field. You have excellent technical knowledge of IT concepts and issues including complex business systems as well as risk management knowledge and experience (i.e. CISSP, CRISC or equivalent). Work experience within the institutional investment management and/or pension industries would be a strong asset.
The successful candidate will be driven by results, have excellent leadership, team building, planning, presentation and communications skills and the ability to network and build relationships.
Written and spoken competence in English is required.
In the covering letter candidates must demonstrate why they believe they have the required qualifications and skills for this position.
We offer a competitive salary, an excellent benefits package and a challenging and rewarding team environment. The successful candidate will participate in the New Brunswick Public Service Pension Plan.
Interested applicants must forward their cover letter and resume by October 23, 2020 to:
Manager Human Resources
440 King Street, Suite 680
York Tower, Kings Place
Fredericton, NB E3B 5H8 or via
e-mail to: email@example.com
Additional information on Vestcor and a detailed job description may be obtained by visiting our website at Vestcor.org/careers/