Overview: The Director of Information Systems is responsible for defining and implementing IT strategy for the association.
Essential Functions of the Position Include, but Are Not Limited To:
Managing IT budget and staff, vendors, and contractors
Developing short and long-term strategies for the Association Management Software, website Content Management System, Office 365, and other cloud initiatives
Overseeing the installation, administration, and maintenance of all computer hardware and software systems, phone systems, and other information technology equipment for the association
Overseeing and administering security measures for the association’s computer networks, servers, hardware, and other operating systems, and assuring proper measures are in place to protect the integrity of all systems
Making recommendations to senior management regarding the purchase of all computer, electronic, and other technology related equipment
Developing and documenting processes and procedures for the department’s operating manual and updating as necessary
Overseeing all IT activities at the association’s annual trade show and exposition, HAI HELI-EXPO®
Managing multiple projects, with varying timelines, and ensuring all deadlines are met and deliverables received
Educating staff about IT strategies and processes and how they support the association’s goals
Other duties as assigned
The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties and responsibilities.
Desired Qualifications for the Position Include:
Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field
At least seven years of related background, training, and experience
Strong working knowledge of various network systems, security services, cloud solutions, the Microsoft Office Suite, salesforce.com, and other related software
Experience in developing and administering departmental budget(s)
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Detail oriented, self-starter, with strong organizational and time management skills
Team player with proven ability to manage, mentor, and motivate staff
Ability to travel
The above qualifications are representative, but not all-inclusive, of the experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities required for the position.
Helicopter Association International (HAI) is an aviation trade association dedicated to the advancement of the international helicopter community. HAI has over 3,500 member organizations who fly more than 5,000 helicopters, totaling over 2.3 million hours each year.
HAI annually produces HAI HELI-EXPO, the world's largest trade show and exposition dedicated to helicopters.
HAI is an Equal O...pportunity Employer and proudly offers competitive benefits. All positions are located in Alexandria, VA. All candidates are subject to background screening and drug testing.