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Director, Enterprise Services

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Date: Mar 15, 2019

Location: Kamloops, BC, CA

Company: British Columbia Lottery Corporation

Why you should work with us

 

At BCLC, we believe that our people are what makes us amazing so we are committed to our people. We have a culture of fun and hard work – it’s not unusual to see teams eating together at lunch in the cafeteria or heading outside for a walking meeting. We continue to have a highly engaged team and we’ve been named one of BC’s Top 50 Employers for over 10 years. Here are a few reasons why it’s great to be part of the team:

  • Flexible work hours
  • Robust wellness program with free onsite yoga, bootcamp, running club and more
  • Competitive compensation
  • Company paid Flexible Health and Dental plan for you and your family
  • Defined Benefit Pension Program
  • Leadership and professional development programs


Why our Kamloops office rocks

 

The City of Kamloops offers a relaxed lifestyle with an abundance of recreational opportunities and a close-knit community of welcoming people. It has been home to the BCLC head office since 1985 and features:

  • A subsidized cafeteria with healthy and delicious food choices
  • Free gym
  • Free parking and easy access to transit
  • Close proximity to parks, trails and other recreation amenities

 

Director, Enterprise Services

As the Director, Enterprise Services

BCLC is looking for an innovative team member to lead our Business Technology Enterprise Services team.  The Director of Enterprise Services serves as a key resource and partner for our Business Stakeholders and Technology teams. Reporting to the Chief Information Officer, this role will be responsible for building and leading a collection of agile teams to successfully deliver on the Business Technology strategy through a variety of enterprise projects. This position will evolve our portfolio practices to deliver and report on the value of our product teams, and will drive a best in class Disaster Recovery roadmap. This position will blend practical experience working with various agile methodologies and techniques, with traditional program and project management concept to support BCLC’s strategic initiatives.

 

Who you are….

You’re someone who drives your own development and supports the development of others.  You’re open to new ideas, and encourage others to explore different ways of thinking to foster innovation. You know how to leverage the latest technology and partner with technical experts to build great products. You bring modern tools, current research and best practices to everything you do. You drive business results by leveraging your expertise in multiple disciplines; business, technology, user experience, project management – you know and love ‘em all. You build coalitions and empower your team to make things happen. You motivate others with a clear product vision and keep them on track using a simple but organized process. You don’t define yourself by your job title, but the people you inspire and the value you deliver.

 

What you bring to the role….

  • Ability to create strategic roadmaps and to deliver value by empowering the execution of action plans related to business analysis, portfolio, disaster recovery, vendor management and project management. 
  • Provides strong people leadership and strategic direction to the division by championing BCLC’s vision, mission and values.  Models leadership behaviours that increases staff engagement, and drives culture and change management initiatives.  Ensures future-focused resource planning needs are identified and implemented. Practices meaningful recognition, and coaches, mentors and develops others.
  • Ability to scale agile delivery practices through proper coordination and communication, remaining focused always on value.
  • Ensures the delivery of results on all functional initiatives through the development of a responsive organizational structure, resource plan, and leveraging agile principles.
  • Responsible for budgets, including operating and capital.  Works collaboratively with stakeholders to understand revenue and net income targets to better support the Businesses’ technology needs.
  • Fosters strong collaborative relationships with all functional areas of BCLC, working effectively across the leadership team within and outside the BT division.
  • Champions best practices and recent developments in technology practices and standards particular to Vendor Management, Disaster Recovery, Project Management and Portfolio Management.

 

 

What we are looking for in the role (Minimum Requirements)

  • Bachelors in Business, Commerce, Computer Science, Mathematics, Systems Engineering, Management of Information Systems or Information Technology. An advanced degree would be an asset;
  • 8-10 years’ in Information Technology, including at least 5 years’ experience in a managerial capacity;
  • A strong understanding of software development agile delivery methods and tools with ability to embed Agile as a set of behaviors.
  • Proven knowledge in portfolio management, capacity planning, vendor management and agile methodologies.
  • Experience in DRP road mapping.
  • Demonstrated expertise at a leadership level in strategic business planning and resource management.
  • Strong influencing and negotiation skills, written and verbal communication skills, problem-solving, analytical thinking/innovation, time management and multi-tasking skills.
  • Ability to take a strategic lens to enterprise transformation, identifying opportunities to make strategic shifts, and focusing effort around high-value opportunities.
  • Proven experience in managing business operations with experience in resolving issues and identifying, managing and eliminating risk;
  • Demonstrated experience in strategic business planning and resource management in a senior leadership capacity;
  • Exceptional time management and multi-tasking skills

 

Please Note: This opportunity will remain open until a qualified candidate pool has been established.

Please Note: Candidates must be legally entitled to work in Canada

 

 


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