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Chief Information Officer

Company: Famous Supply
Location: Akron
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

If you want to work with a purpose-driven organization that has a family culture, keep reading! Famous is a place for positive, growth-oriented, high-performers, not someone who's just interested in another "job" where time is traded for pay.If this resonates with you, click "Apply" and find out why Famous has been named a Top Workplace every year for over a decade!The Chief Information Officer leads all aspects of Information Technology and supports Famous Supply's continued digital transformation. This role is a member of the Executive Leadership Team and reports directly to the President and CEO. Famous Supply is a $300mm wholesale distributor that's invested and will continue to invest, in new technology that will drive a better customer experienced and increased operational efficiency and effectiveness. We are seeking an innovative, visionary, and transformational leader that drives change through effective collaboration. Our company has significantly outpaced regional competitors in technology innovation and is seeking a leader to continue us down our path of continuous improvement and digital transformation.Please include Cover Letter with your Resume.Primary Job Responsibilities

  • Provide overall leadership, management, and guidance to the Information Technology team
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to develop and execute an Information Technology vision that differentiates Famous from its competitors
  • Support planning, development, and coordination of the enterprise data and applications, security, telecommunications, telephone services, and special projects across numerous functions
  • Leverages data, predictive analytics, and artificial intelligence to focus Famous proactively on value creation for customers
  • Provides direction and guidance to multiple, company departments in maintenance, adaptation, enhancement, and development of computer applications and databases
  • Ensures projects are planned, organized, monitored, and delivered on time and within budget, satisfies customer business needs, and effectively deploys IT staff resourcesRequired Experience and Skills
    • 15+ years of relevant IT Leadership in retail or wholesale distribution
    • Track record of delivering strong IT results, and effecting change, in medium or large scale companies
    • Visionary leader that understands how IT can support the future of wholesale distribution
    • Effective communicator who can engage with all aspects of the business and a variety of personality types
    • Strong collaborator
    • Uncompromising moral and ethical compassWhat Makes Us Famous!
      • Family Atmosphere
      • Strong Culture through our 40 Fundamentals
      • Bonus Opportunity
      • Health and Wellness Coaching
      • Learning and Development Opportunities
      • Leadership Development Program
      • Career Growth Opportunities
      • Health, Vision and Dental Insurance
      • Paid Maternity and Paternity Leave
      • 401K Employer Match
      • Paid Time Off (Vacation and Holidays)Famous Supply is a wholesale distributor committed to serving contractors, builders and remodelers in the HVAC, Plumbing, Building Products, Lighting, and Industrial/PVF segments.Since 1933, Famous has been a family-owned business that treats its associates like family. Our 5 Core Values are Family, Trust, Communication, Teamwork, and Continuous Improvement. We bring those Core Values to life every day by practicing our 40 Fundamentals for Living the Famous Way ()!To learn more about what makes us Famous, visit Famous-Supply.com!ezQyfugZAR

Keywords: Famous Supply, Akron , Chief Information Officer, Executive , Akron, Ohio

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