Air Force Association seeks an IT Director to assist with the planning, organizing, and execution of all IT operation functions for the association.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Provides technical expertise on IT services within the organization
Work directly with business to develop strategies for the best use of IT Systems, such as ADOBE AEM, Salesforce, Fonteva, Pardot, and other add-ons to further the AFA sales, revenue and member retention goals.
Provide leadership in understanding, conceptualizing, developing and communicating AFA members and field officers.
Work with business to align all data sets to ensure the company reporting and strategic analytics is perfectly align to the business system data.
Takes lead role in the review of projects and deliver on time and budget.
Ensures integrity of data by creating, maintaining and enforcing standards/procedures for Salesforce users.
Work with Finance to maintain data integrity and audit controls are in place to produce perfect alignment of the financial data.
Acts as secondary liaison between IT and end users to encourage an efficiency and effectiveness.
Directs flow of projects and responsibilities within the department.
Researches, tests and provides enabling technologies that make it easier for members to conduct business with AFA.
Researches and interacts with vendors for appropriate IT needs
Outlines training programs for IT end users
Work on projects as directed by CIO
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
Ability to manage projects effectively in a fast-paced environment
Business acumen, problem solving, strategic thinking, and technical capability
Familiarity with information systems, infrastructure management and cloud
Demonstrated ability to transform and integrate systems and infrastructure using the latest tools and technologies
Cost management, budget analysis and control are critical factors
Ability to communicate and present to all levels of the association
Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited university in a related field
Master’s degree in a business or computer-related field is preferred
Minimum of 4-5 years as an IT professional, particularly in a non-profit environment
At least 1-2 years of management experience
Experience with association databases and cloud systems strongly preferred
Microsoft Office and SQL, Windows, etc required
Excellent benefits include healthcare, dental, 401(k), tuition reimbursement, free parking and more! Please send cover letter with salary requirements and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Telecommuting is allowed.
About Air Force Association
The Air Force Association (AFA) non-profit, independent, professional military and aerospace education association promoting public understanding of aerospace power and the pivotal role it plays in the security of the nation. AFA publishes Air Force Magazine, conducts national symposia and disseminates information through outreach programs. It sponsors professional development seminars and recognizes excellence in the education and aerospace fields through national awards programs. AFA presents scholarships and grants to Air Force active duty, Air National Guard and Air Force Reserve members and their dependents; and awards educator grants to promote science and math education at the elementary and secondary school level. Additionally, AFA publishes a wide range of materials on www.afa.org.