JR Simplot IT Site Operations Manager - Global IT (Boise, ID) in Boise, Idaho

The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses. These endeavors have been around for centuries and will continue to be a vital part of the global economy. We currently have a IT Site Operations Manager position available at our Corporate Headquarters in Boise, Idaho.

SUMMARY Provide strategic leadership and responsible for technology solutions delivered to businesses and functions across the Simplot manufacturing and remote site locations globally. Serves as the information technology leader to the company's senior executives to create and ensure that factory and site technology and core IT functions deliver business value to the businesses.

RESPONSIBILITIESResponsible for a comprehensive IT site delivery and support strategyPlans, directs, manages and executes information technology processes, leads and manages IT engineers residing onsite at Simplot factory and remote locationsResponsible for mobilizing, distributing, coaching IT professionalsEstablishes and maintains relationships with key IT delivery partners and vendorsLead re-engineering and improvements efforts that support the strategic initiatives for the company for these locations to assure current and future strategic plans are metEnsures IT solutions maximize business value and adhere to the defined IT operating model, IT standards, processes and policiesProvides leadership and guidance to successfully deliver technology solutions across businesses and functionsCreates and manages operating expense and capital budgets as assigned Detailed responsibilities:Ensure the optimization of the company resources by facilitating and influencing the actions of others across functional lines.Establishes procedures, standards, and timelines related to assigned projects. Integrate department strategies and initiatives cross functionally across the company to ensure assignment of processes, technology and resources.Makes recommendations to senior management based on studies and research findings. Provides training regarding business systems, continuous improvements, team skills/dynamics, and other related subjects. Provide leadership for senior management regarding technology direction and translate technology opportunities into business process re-engineering and improvements. Works with senior management to establish project objectives and scope, and determine required resources and objectives relative to the Company's overall business plan and industry requirements.

REQUIREMENTSBachelor's Degree from 4 year college or university10-15 years’ work experienceExcellent oral and written communication skills; able to effectively convey information and ideas to others using a variety of methodsAble to lead change process and serve as role model for how to handle change by maintaining composure and performance level under pressure or when experiencing challengesExcellent problem solving and decision making abilities; able to identify and understand issues, problems, and opportunities; develops and evaluates alternatives and solutions; and choose proper course of action to solve problemsLeads cross-functional regional teams;Travel as required to visit regional/global sites and staffCombination of education, training and/or experience will be considered for this position.

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