Associate Chief Information Officer

Job description

Reporting to the Chief Information Officer, the Associate CIO provides project management skills and technical leadership within the IT department. This position is primarily responsible for project management within ITS, for both internal- and external-facing projects, and serves as the ITS project management contact to external departments and groups. The Associate CIO provides technical leadership through collaboration with the CIO and IT Leadership Team in determining and assessing the most effective technical options and solutions to various challenges. The Associate CIO works closely with the IT Leadership Team in coordinating efforts and resources between ITS functional groups in order to reach project and team goals. In the CIO's absence, the Associate CIO provides leadership in consultation with the IT Leadership Team and reporting continuity outside of ITS.This position requires possession of post baccalaureate credentials. A Bachelor's degree and equivalent independent experience may also be considered. Preferred applicants will have a Master's degree in information systems, computer science, or project management. In addition, preferred applicants should demonstrate:

  • Significant experience with the Ellucian SIS/ERP system;
  • Experience managing an IT staff in a higher education setting;
  • Strong leadership skills and the ability to communicate effectively with a diverse group of people.

Learn more about this vacancy, and apply online at Applications accepted through April 14, 2019.

UNC Asheville is committed to equality and diversity of experiences for our students, applicants and employees. Qualified individuals are encouraged to apply regardless of socio-economic status, gender expression, gender and sexual identity, culture, and ideological beliefs. UNC Asheville is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and will not discriminate against applicants and employees on the basis of race, ethnicity, national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, genetic information, and any other legally protected status with respect to all terms, conditions, and privileges of university-sponsored activities, employment, and the use of university facilities.





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Posted: 3/14/2019
Application Due: 5/13/2019
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