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DIRECTOR OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

Posted on 8/25/2022

The Virginia State Bar is recruiting an information technology professional to direct and develop an efficient, innovative and service-oriented Information Technology program. The Director of Information Technology manages the daily operation of a five-person team; supervises and coaches staff; provides technical leadership in the planning, budgeting, and execution of operational requirements and new initiatives; develops and aligns IT strategy and activities with organizational goals, objectives, and priorities; coordinates the acquisition of new and replacement software and hardware; manages vendor relationships and contracts; and develops the IT disaster recovery plan.

This hands-on managerial role also encompasses the duties of Information Security Officer (ISO) with responsibilities for identifying and implementing comprehensive security measures that ensure the integrity of the information security program, including the policies, procedures and best practices that will meet industry and Commonwealth of Virginia auditing standards. 

The successful candidate will have experience with a wide range of computer systems, networks, hardware, and software; a strong understanding of security best practices; and knowledge of emerging technologies and trends. IT management experience is a plus. The director will be a strong communicator and leader who can work effectively in a team environment; build strong and productive relationships among individuals with diverse interests; think strategically, logically and creatively; manage and adapt to multiple priorities, demands, and timelines; solve problems; and drive results. Bachelor’s degree in computer science, business administration with a focus on MIS, or related field desired. Selected candidate must obtain and maintain commonwealth ISO certification within six months of employment and pass a criminal background check. 

This position includes a competitive salary, excellent benefits, and a challenging work environment. This position is required to work in the Richmond office and is subject to the VSB mandatory vaccination program. Send resume, writing sample, professional references, salary expectations, and cover letter to: hr@vsb.org. This position is open until filled. EOE