Job Description

Chief Information Officer
Job Number: 19-03677
Be a part of the Financial Services Industry. Eclaro is looking for a Chief Information Officer for our client in Albany, NY.

Eclaro’s client is one of the large insurance carriers specializing in worker’s compensation and disability benefits. If you’re up to the challenge, take a chance at this rewarding opportunity!

Position Overview:
  • Will oversee the management of the Information Technology (IT) department consisting of approximately 200 staff, create the agency's IT strategy consistent with business objectives and ensure that all systems necessary to support its operations and objectives are in place
  • Create a clear strategic vision for information technology that supports business objectives
  • Work collaboratively with business leadership, communicate an IT vision and strategy across all levels of the organization, and build consensus around key initiatives and projects
  • Select and implement suitable technology to enhance business-wide performance and efficiency through technology
  • Design and customize technological systems and platforms to improve customer experience
  • Plan the implementation of new systems and provide guidance to IT professionals and other staff within the organization
  • Oversee the management of the IT department of 200 staff members, primarily located in Albany and NYC
  • Approve purchases of IT equipment and software and establish partnerships with IT providers
  • Oversee the technological infrastructure (networks and computer systems) in the organization to ensure optimal performance
  • Monitor changes or advancements in technology to Client ways to improve service delivery
  • Analyze the costs, value and risks of information technology to advise management

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, computer information systems, management information systems or relevant field and 10 years of experience in Information Technology, including experience as a CIO or similar managerial role
  • Must possess excellent knowledge of IT systems and infrastructure, a background in designing/developing IT systems and planning IT implementation, and a solid understanding of data analysis, budgeting and business operations

If interested, you may contact:
Maria Navarro
Maria Navarro | LinkedIn
Equal Opportunity Employer: Eclaro values diversity and does not discriminate based on Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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