This job description outlines the responsibilities and qualifications for the director of IT role. The director of IT is responsible for all aspects of the company’s information technology processes, applications and systems. This position is expected to provide vision and leadership for developing and implementing information technology initiatives that align with the business objectives of the organization.
He/She will centrally plan, coordinate and direct all operational activities of a deployed IT team, as well as provide direction and support for IT solutions that enhance a decentralized business. He/She will work closely with decision makers to identify, recommend, develop, implement and support cost-effective technology solutions for all aspects of the organization.