Manager of Technology & Innovation

The City of Cornwall is a progressive community of 47,000 people situated on the banks of the St. Lawrence River in Eastern Ontario. Cornwall boasts a modern economy led by forward thinkers and offers an extensive array of urban amenities, making it an excellent place for a career and raising a family.

We are currently recruiting for a newly created position of Manager of Technology & Innovation to lead our ITT team. Reporting to the General Manager of Financial Services and Treasurer, you will provide strategic, innovative, and forward-thinking expertise in leading and ensuring excellence for the ITT division. As an experienced leader, you will lead by example and facilitate the team in delivering progressive customer service to all City departments and the public.

As a collaborative, business-focused leader, the ideal candidate will bring forward thinking knowledge and vision for transforming technology to meet the business needs of the City including ITT’s strategy, service offerings, modernizing the infrastructure, project management, and delivering on ITT workplans while ensuring a secure, available, and reliable hardware, software, and networking environment.   

Your previous experience in leading technology initiatives across multiple sites and services, ensures effective operations and initiatives within the ITT department and that those activities align with long-term strategic goals. Equally important, you will develop and facilitate ITT governance, including policies, procedures, and departmental service standards; communicating and providing advice to all levels and areas within the Corporation; you will also ultimately be able to deliver these initiatives by being able to simplify technical information in a way that establishes rapport and gains understanding.

You will have a three-year Community College Business Information Systems Diploma or Bachelor’s degree in Computer Sciences or in a related discipline, including five (5) or more years of direct oversight of an IT operation, preferably in the public sector, and progressively more senior relevant work experience. Industry Standard certifications such as ITIL, Project Management Professional, etc. are an asset, as is the ability to communicate in both French and English.

The City of Cornwall offers a competitive compensation and benefit package. The starting salary range for this position is $98,089 - $108,122.

The deadline for submissions is July 5, 2021. 

To apply, fill out the application form online quoting File: 21-96 Manager, Technology and Innovation

The Corporation of The City of Cornwall is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required.  Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.

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