Our client is a fast-moving Michigan-based professional services firm that values commitment, hard work, commitment to excellence, collaboration, and drive. They have multiple offices in several states and are looking to expand and grow. The firm’s culture is based on relationships. Teamwork, integrity, and dedication are of utmost importance.
Our client is seeking a Chief Information Officer. The CIO will be responsible for all firm technology, information management, and cyber-security. This is a high-level management position that will play a crucial role ensuring that the firm’s technological infrastructure and systems support its core operations. Our client’s C-Suite is very well integrated and works well together. Cultural fit and personality fit is a must. The ideal candidate will be hungry, competent, driven, and a joy to work with. They are looking for someone who is equally competent and knowledgeable about technology and cyber security. This is an opportunity to lead and shape the firm’s strategy, aligning it to business objectives and influencing the overall direction and success. This position reports to the President/Chief Executive Officer.
The CIO will help to define and implement an IT strategy that aligns with the firm’s business goals while considering the unique requirements and challenges of the industry. They will ensure the secure and organized storage of critical documents, client information, and other sensitive data. They will prioritize the protection of the firm’s data against breaches, unauthorized access, and cyber threats by implementing robust security protocols, regular audits, and staff training. The CIO will oversee the day-to-day operations of the IT department, ensuring smooth operations, system uptime, and efficient issue resolution. This is a multi-faceted role that requires a strategic and proactive mindset.
The CIO’s role will be vital, ensuring that technology effectively supports the firm in its client work while maintaining the highest standards of data security and compliance.
Leadership and Management:
The CIO will lead a matrixed team of insourced and outsourced IT professionals that provide IT Services throughout the firm.