This position will configure and support a suite of technology platforms that primarily supports the Human Resources function and may provide secondary support to other Finance and Business Services units. This individual is the primary liaison between the Human Resources function and the vendor teams ensuring the software is configured and system functioning to support the priorities of Miami University.
This position will partner with the business teams, the Central IT team, integrated vendors, stakeholders and Subject Matter Experts to drive the work of the FBS IT and business unit teams. This individual is responsible for providing day to day operational support as well as strategic support for assigned applications. A strong communicator who brings parties with varied levels of knowledge and skill together and ensures projects are executed well and delivered on time. Perform other duties as assigned.
Will demonstrate excellent management and leadership qualities within and across the Business Teams, the Central IT organization and various software vendors.
Manages their assigned suite of systems including performing configuration and systems settings changes. Manages all service requests (including data requests), system upgrades and issue escalation with central IT and/or appropriate vendor.
Work with the business partners and team to identify and prioritize business requirements, benefits and implementation schedule.
The “go to” person on project-related issues. Acts as a technical and professional leader, providing knowledgeable guidance and direction as projects are planned, managed and implemented.
Proactively identifies major risks or challenges to ensure we are stable and highly productive. Addresses systems issues or opportunities with integrated vendors and follows up to ensure timely resolution.
Thinks through opportunities and provides advice and direction on optimal solutions for the business opportunities or challenges.
Manages day-to-day project-related activities. Drives and manages project schedules status, resources, deliverables and timelines throughout the project with input and feedback from the business team.
Communicates well and in a timely fashion with Management regarding the status of specific projects.
Provide guidance and mentoring to other members of the Finance and Business Services IT team.
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Bachelor’s Degree and Minimum 5-10 related experience required or equivalent combination of education and experience required. Strong Leadership Skills.
“Miami University, a student-centered public university founded in 1809, has built its success through an unwavering commitment to liberal arts undergraduate education, with complementary quality graduate programs, and the active engagement of its students in both curricular and co-curricular life. With a student body of 16,000, Miami effectively combines a wide range of strong academic programs w...ith faculty who love to teach and the personal attention ordinarily found only at much smaller institutions. Faculty and staff are highly valued for their contributions toward the Miami experience. Employees enjoy a competitive benefits package and stable work environment as they work to support the university’s educational mission.
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