Arcadia University invites nominations and applications for the position of Chief Information Officer (CIO).
The CIO leads the university in planning and implementing enterprise information systems to support the University's academic, research, and administrative activities. Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer, the CIO has executive responsibility for the strategic planning, development, implementation, security, compliance and overall administration of distributed and centralized enterprise information systems. Must be committed to successfully managing complex information technology resources in a globally committed university, securing financial support for campus technology needs, and developing partnerships to enhance academic and administrative information systems. Experience should also include exposure to both shared and outsourced solutions, as well as support of in-house information and communication systems in a multi-site client-server virtual environment. The individual must demonstrate an appreciation of the global education experience. Individual must be able to participate effectively as a member of the senior management team of the University. Individual must demonstrate a commitment to staff diversity.
Arcadia University is a top-ranked private university in Greater Philadelphia and promises a distinctly global, integrative, and personal learning experience that prepares students to contribute and lead in a diverse and dynamic world. A national leader in study abroad and international education, Arcadia has been named #1 in undergraduate study abroad participation by the Institute of International Education’s Open Doors Report for the past seven years. Approximately 3,900 students attend Arcadia, and the University’s 2,500 undergraduate students choose from more than 65 fields of study.
Applications must be submitted online through Arcadia's Human Resources portal to receive full consideration. Please do not email application materials to hiring manager.
For additional information and to apply, please visit: https://careers-arcadia.icims.com/jobs/ and submit a cover letter, resume and names and phone numbers of three professional references.
Applications received by November 16, 2018, will receive full consideration. Application review will begin immediately. Posting will be removed from the website once we've established a sufficient talent pool for consideration.
Arcadia University seeks candidates of diverse cultural backgrounds and abilities. Arcadia University encourages members of underrepresented groups to apply. All offers of employment are conditional based on successful completion of a background check.
Supervision: Received: Vice President of Finance and Treasurer
Given: See IT Organization Chart
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Other Requirements: (e.g., certificates, license required)