Phelps Group

An opportunity to re-imagine how technology, information and business insights can act as a catalyst to transform and inspire an organization into a world-class customer centric enterprise.

Position Profile

A prominent public sector organization is looking for a Director of Technology and Information. This is an exceptional opportunity for a collaborative, results oriented IT leader who is passionate about leveraging technology to improve customer and staff experiences.

Reporting to the CFO, you will be tasked to re-imagine our technology strategy in support of the organizations’ new vision which is grounded in customer and staff centricity. As the new Director of Technology and Information, you will be empowered to transform the business from an insular, functional group into an outcomes-based team that acts as a catalyst for growth, collaboration and innovation across the entire enterprise.

Your superpower is your ability to communicate with confidence, conviction and clarity. You care deeply about people and have a proven track record of inspiring and leading teams both vertically and horizontally across organizations. As an IT professional, you have a “can do” mindset and recognize that outcomes are a prerequisite for success.

With a bachelor’s degree in Business, Management Information Systems, Computer Science and/or related fields, and 10+ years of progressive professional experience including five years leading teams, you have the solid foundation this position requires. Your track record of success in managing a staff of IT professionals including design, systems, implementation, vendor management, etc. is critical for success.

Given this context, you will bring the following attributes to this mission-critical role:

  • You are brilliant at developing and inspiring teams.
  • You never shy away from a challenge.
  • You embrace change.
  • You are resilient, resolute, and agile.
  • You are intellectually curious.
  • You play to win.
  • You like to have fun.
  • You are an IT professional.

To apply for this high-impact technology mandate, submit your application to Phelps, at, specifying the job title in the subject line of your e-mail. Application deadline: February 4, 2022

401 Bay Street, Suite 1400, Toronto, ON M5H 2Y4
Phone: 416 364 6229

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Director, Technology and Information