Calder Stewart

Chief Information Officer

Calder Stewart

Creative and IT

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Applications Close - End of Day: 18-06-2017


New Zealand

Work type:

·        New Milton (preferred) or Christchurch Based Role

·        Strategic and Operational Leadership Responsibilities

·        Drive Change. Foster Innovation. Support Business Growth.

Established in 1955 and now employing approx. 400 people, Calder Stewart is a recognised leader in the New Zealand building industry. With a thirst for building innovation, pride in traditional business values and a commitment to 'build it the right way', Calder Stewart operates as a fully integrated business with its own steel, precast, forestry, distribution and property development divisions complementing its core construction activities.

Reporting to the Chief Operating Officer and preferably based at head office in Milton (possibility of being Christchurch based + travel) the Chief Information Officer (CIO) will lead a team of approx. 10 with responsibility for the strategic and operational management of the Calder Stewart Group’s IT Strategy, Processes and Systems (including MS Dynamics AX). Fostering innovation, the CIO will drive the implementation of integrated IS initiatives, utilising technology as an enabler in order to support the future growth of the Group.    

Applicants will be tertiary qualified and possess at least 5 years’ experience managing/directing an IT operation or consulting in IT. Preferred candidates will be commercially focussed, service oriented and technologically savvy with a propensity for innovation and planning. Well-developed leadership, change and project management skills are essential and will have been gained through previous successful involvement with a significant enterprise wide ERP system replacement. A proven strategic focus is required in addition to a desire to role your sleeves up and get involved with all areas of the business to ensure effective operational delivery.

This is a great new opportunity to work for a market leading organisation, enhancing an integrated IS infrastructure and ensuring technology facilitates a competitive advantage.

To apply in strict confidence now, click below, or email your cover letter and CV to quoting 513528kea.  Applications close on 18 June 2017.  Emails will be electronically acknowledged and further correspondence may be by email.

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For more information please phone Nick Gee on +64 3 353 4354 (DDI).

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