NewYorkRecruiter
the smart solution for New York jobs

Chief Innovation Officer

Company: Education, New York, NY
Location: New York
Posted on: May 17, 2018

Job Description:

Our client is a global network of award-winning schools with almost 60 years of experience in managing and operating schools. They provide high-quality holistic education to almost 200,000 students from over 150 countries and employs over 15,000 education professionals, specialists and staff.

Job Summary

The Chief Innovation Officer is responsible for product and new business development through the implementation and management of strategic short-term and long-term plans that will drive and grow the business. The Chief Innovation Officer is also responsible for developing and managing the information technology strategy, vision, organization, processes, infrastructure and services for the organization. This will include the strategic use of technology within our company and schools in order to enhance academic quality, program growth, market expansion, and student and staff needs. In addition, the Chief Innovation Officer is also responsible for monitoring research and development of other organizations to spot trends in innovation and supplement research findings within the company 's industry.

Main Responsibilities Formulates effective new ideas and innovative strategies for product development, marketing, branding, and business opportunities. Screens potential business opportunities by analyzing market strategies, deal requirements, potential, and financials; evaluates options; resolves internal priorities; recommends equity investments. Recognizes promising ideas and finds ways to introduce them into the company 's future plans and discards ideas that are ineffective, costly, or beyond the scope of the company 's mission or abilities to develop. Plans and manages all academic, administrative, and research information technology including system and software acquisitions, network design and implementation, and the delivery of information technology service in classroom technology, student support, and administrative functions. Provides institutional leadership in addressing technology and its impact on and support for the teaching, learning, research and administrative processes in the educational environment. Develops, implements, and evaluates a comprehensive strategic IT plan for the company, aligning operational IT goals with the objectives of the educational mission. Encourages creative thinking in employees and finds ways to nurture innovative thinking across all areas of the company. Follows customer responses to new ideas, tracks and analyzes the success of new products or services and responds to customer questions or concerns. Evaluates the progress of innovation and adjusts the pace or direction of new projects in accordance with the company 's short-term and long-term strategic goals. Directs all aspects of information technology academic, administrative, and research functions, including the data and voice networks, software systems in mainframe, server and personal computer environment, IT support for all staff, participation in Enterprises Research Planning (ERP) initiatives, telecommunication services, and IT security. Ensures an integrated approach to all internal computing, media, and communications technology services, develops policies and procedures based on best practices, and oversees the financial management for the Information Technology Department. Qualifications A master 's degree in a related field. Seven to ten years of experience in the leadership and management of an information technology environment within an educational setting. Additional experience in marketing, research and development, product development, and strategy development is required. An understanding of instructional techniques and a desire to enhance teaching and learning through the application of educational technologies. Should be familiar with emerging technologies and new trends and applications of information technology in education, as well as best practices in the management of information technologies, systems, analysis, design and presentation. Outstanding communication skills, including the ability to express complex technology concepts in a clear, concise manner. Must be able to collaborate with executives, creative teams, research and development, and product development teams.

Keywords: Education, New York, NY, New York, Chief Innovation Officer, Executive, New York, New York

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!


I'm looking for
in category
within


Other Executive Jobs


Sales Manager
Description: Job DescriptionWe are currently seeking to hire a Sales Manager to join our team You will be responsible
Company: Premier Loan Relief
Location: Brooklyn
Posted on: 05/24/2018

EHS Manager
Description: Provide day-to-day health, safety, industrial hygiene and environmental support and guidance to site teams to maintain a safe work environment and comply with company policies and state and federal (more...)
Company: Jones Lang Lasalle
Location: Brooklyn
Posted on: 05/24/2018

Seafood Manager
Description: Job DescriptionThe primary purpose of the Seafood Department Manager is to supervise the selection, pricing, preparation and promotion of designated products in the defined area. The Department Manager (more...)
Company: Uncle Giuseppe's Marketplace
Location: Port Washington
Posted on: 05/24/2018


Manager - HRIS
Description: Manager - HRIS Carpenter Technology Corporation is a leading producer and distributor of premium specialty alloys, including titanium alloys, nickel and cobalt based superalloys, stainless steels, alloy (more...)
Company: Carpenter Technology Corporation
Location: Philadelphia
Posted on: 05/24/2018

Tax Reporting and Strategy Director - Investment/Asset Management
Description: PwC/LOS Overview PwC is a network of firms committed to delivering quality in assurance, tax and advisory services. We help resolve complex issues for our clients and identify opportunities. Learn more (more...)
Company: PWC - US
Location: New York
Posted on: 05/24/2018

Regional Sales Manager / Certified Fire Protection Specialist
Description: Job DescriptionReporting to the National Sales Manager of Pre ndash Engineered Products, the purpose of the RSM position is to generate sales of Firetrace products and to serve as the
Company: Firetrace International, LLC
Location: Irvington
Posted on: 05/24/2018

ERP Project Manager - Distribution Industry
Description: ERP Project Manager - Distribution Industry Infor SX.e br Remote Based - USA br br Infor is an enterprise software provider and strategic technology partner for organizations worldwide. Our software (more...)
Company: Infor
Location: New York
Posted on: 05/24/2018

Sales and Operations Management Trainee
Description: DescriptionPosition Summary:Take charge. Think fast. Move forward. As a Sales and Operations Management Trainee in our fast-paced environment, you will use your hard-earned degree to run a business and (more...)
Company: Penske
Location: Philadelphia
Posted on: 05/24/2018

Logistics Account Manager
Description: Job DescriptionJob SummaryThe Account Manager is primarily responsible for building and managing the relationships between Mill Corporation and a specifically assigned set of customers.Primary Job ResponsibilitiesProvide (more...)
Company: Mill Corporation
Location: Philadelphia
Posted on: 05/24/2018

Clinical Manager - RN
Description: Clinical Manager - RN Large Health and Home Care agency is looking to hire Clinical Manager - RN to support the human resource department for all regulatory
Company: White Glove Placement
Location: Brooklyn
Posted on: 05/24/2018

Log In or Create An Account

Username:
Password:
 

Forgot password?


Find us on Facebook

Find us on LinkedIn

Get the latest New York jobs by following @recnetNY on Twitter!

New York RSS job feeds